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# ryan baird

Last month
May 2024
Refreshed Leinster back row has added energy to Champions Cup charge
'We are not letting this f***ing happen again' - Leinster aim for double after avoiding déjà vu
Ryan Baird commits his future to Leinster, Boyle signs first senior contract
This year
How the brilliant Baird try showed Leinster's mettle against La Rochelle
Having conceded just before the break, Leo Cullen’s side were composed early in the second half.
'I remember the hype around the Heineken Cup when I was a kid... It means something to me'
Baird can aim for bigger role with Ireland after strong Six Nations
'What Peter O’Mahony does well is something Ryan Baird is starting to match now'
Last year
Baird and Ahern take on important roles as athletic hybrids
The Leinster and Munster men have been impressing at blindside flanker.
'You appreciate you’re a person first, not a rugby player first' - Ryan Baird
'We showed our characters as a pack. It’s not easy to just f***ing roll over us'
'I wouldn’t have really looked up to anybody in rugby. Nadal was my idol' - Baird
Lowe ruled out of Toulouse clash while VDF and Baird remain doubts
Leinster without Baird 'for a few weeks' as Lowe faces further assessment
Leinster await updates on injuries to Baird and Lowe
Baird furthers his case as Leinster make light of missing leaders
'I saw it and thought, 'this is what Tadhg Beirne would do', so I just did what he'd do!'
How the explosive Ryan Baird put his hand up for Ireland in a big way
Baird determined to seize opportunity after long wait between caps
All time
'He's a superb athlete. Some of the things he does, you just say wow!'
Leo Cullen issues positive update on Ryan Baird following injury against Sharks
Munster must seize opportunity against much-changed Leinster
Kelleher and Baird return for Leinster ahead of Champions Cup quarter-final
Leinster fly Kelleher back to Dublin due to shoulder injury, Baird steps up rehab
'Rugby is going to be a small part of my life... I want to make it as meaningful as possible'
Ireland braced for Japan's 'shock factor' - Henderson
'We all know what Ryan Baird is capable of. He has got real X factor'
O'Connell marvels at modern locks Baird and Beirne
'Athletically, he is phenomenal. We really don't produce guys like him in Ireland'
'Making my debut for Ireland, I'll remember the day for a long time to come'
'His attitude reminds me of what I read about Wilkinson' - Casey and Baird debut
Five-try Leinster overcome poor start to bully Dragons
Baird honing in on fundamentals for Leinster
Baird to the fore as re-jigged Leinster see off Saints
Ryan Baird's comeback continues as Leinster hand him Cardiff start
'He's very talented. It's making sure he can take steps to play week in, week out'
Furlong and Baird to step up training load as Leinster men continue injury recovery
Ryan Baird ruled out of Ireland's remaining Six Nations fixtures
'He's a ridiculous athlete' - Ryan excited by potential of Leinster team-mate Baird
Baird, Daly, Keenan, Gibson-Park, Byrne, Connors - Ireland's uncapped six
Two European debutants start as Sexton returns for Leinster's crunch clash with Saracens