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# leinster - Thursday 14 August, 2014

From The Score Sky or BT? Here’s where you can watch your province in European action TV Guide

Sky or BT? Here’s where you can watch your province in European action

Ulster and Leinster fans will be watching their side live on BT in the opening round of fixtures.

# leinster - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

From The Score Te’o signing fits perfectly with Matt O’Connor’s vision for Leinster Convert

Te’o signing fits perfectly with Matt O’Connor’s vision for Leinster

The rugby league player will offer physicality and directness in the province’s midfield.

# leinster - Friday 8 August, 2014

It’s about to rain so hard that Met Éireann has issued a weather warning

BUT IT’S THE WEEKEND. THIS ISN’T FAIR.

# leinster - Thursday 7 August, 2014

From The Score Leinster back row O’Brien enjoying Groundhog Day pre-season grind Condition

Leinster back row O’Brien enjoying Groundhog Day pre-season grind

The Ireland international feels that he becomes a better athlete with each passing summer.

# leinster - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

From The Score World Cup not in D’Arcy’s thoughts as Ireland centre focuses short-term Knowledge

World Cup not in D’Arcy’s thoughts as Ireland centre focuses short-term

The 34-year-old has learned to concentrate on six-month blocks.

# leinster - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

From The Score ‘I just don’t agree with what’s happening’ – Gordon D’Arcy’s support for Gaza Protests

‘I just don’t agree with what’s happening’ – Gordon D’Arcy’s support for Gaza

The international centre wants Ireland to show solidarity with the people of Gaza.

From The Score Leinster’s new European jersey has navy and gold stripes on the front New Gear

Leinster’s new European jersey has navy and gold stripes on the front

Canterbury have come up with a fresh idea for the eastern province’s 2014/15 kit.

# leinster - Saturday 2 August, 2014

Batten down the hatches (for now): Orange warning remains in place for Leinster

Tipperary, Waterford, you’re not off the hook either.

# leinster - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

From The Score Ex-Munster out-half Hickey a Master of the professional game Rugbyman

Ex-Munster out-half Hickey a Master of the professional game

The 32-year-old is now in his third season in France, where he has continued to study alongside rugby.

# leinster - Friday 18 July, 2014

From The Score Seven of Ireland’s U20 World Cup squad recruited to Leinster academy Production Lne

Seven of Ireland’s U20 World Cup squad recruited to Leinster academy

Garry Ringrose, Cian Kelleher, Harrison Brewer and Ross Byrne are half of the new first year academy members.

# leinster - Monday 14 July, 2014

From The Score Leinster CEO Dawson expects to see more of O’Connor’s personality Second Season

Leinster CEO Dawson expects to see more of O’Connor’s personality

The Australian secured a Pro12 title in his first year in charge, but there may be more to come in terms of style.

# leinster - Sunday 13 July, 2014

From The Score Leinster excited by Douglas and Madigan as Cullen’s influence continues Bright Sparks

Leinster excited by Douglas and Madigan as Cullen’s influence continues

Head coach Matt O’Connor is feeling positive about avoiding second season syndrome.

# leinster - Saturday 12 July, 2014

From The Score ‘You’ve got to keep fighting’ – Luke Fitzgerald remains unfulfilled Positivity

‘You’ve got to keep fighting’ – Luke Fitzgerald remains unfulfilled

The 26-year-old is hopeful of playing again in September after an operation on his groins and abs.

# leinster - Friday 11 July, 2014

From The Score Irish provinces strong enough for Champions Cup success – O’Brien Tullow Tank

Irish provinces strong enough for Champions Cup success – O’Brien

The 27-year-old is fit, fresh and motivated ahead of a new season with Leinster and Ireland.

From The Score Here’s everything you need to know about the RDS redevelopment Plans

Here’s everything you need to know about the RDS redevelopment

Leinster’s home ground will see its capacity increased to 25,000 by 2017.

From The Score Leinster announce plans to expand RDS to 25,000 capacity Home Ground

Leinster announce plans to expand RDS to 25,000 capacity

A budget of €20 million has been set for the redevelopment of the Dublin stadium.

# leinster - Thursday 10 July, 2014

From The Score Guinness confirmed as new Pro12 title sponsor My Goodness

Guinness confirmed as new Pro12 title sponsor

The Irish brewery takes over sponsorship of the league from RaboDirect.

From The Score Finalists Leinster and Glasgow meet on opening weekend of new Guinness Pro12 Fixture List

Finalists Leinster and Glasgow meet on opening weekend of new Guinness Pro12

The first inter-provincial clash will feature Connacht v Leinster a fortnight later, with Munster visiting the champions in early October.

# leinster - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

From The Score Ireland U20s prop Coulson joins Grenoble’s growing Irish legion Les Verts

Ireland U20s prop Coulson joins Grenoble’s growing Irish legion

The loosehead won a Leinster Schools Senior Cup with St. Michael’s in 2012.

# leinster - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

From The Score All four Irish provinces have confirmed their pre-season schedules Friendlies

All four Irish provinces have confirmed their pre-season schedules

Here’s the fixture list for the warm-up games in preparation for the 2014/15 campaign.

# leinster - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

From The Score ‘Do I want to be a pro? Hell yeah!’ Devin Toner reaping benefits of seeds sewn long ago Interview

‘Do I want to be a pro? Hell yeah!’ Devin Toner reaping benefits of seeds sewn long ago

The Meathman helps us chart his rise and rise from hurling in Castleknock to World Cup 2015.

# leinster - Monday 30 June, 2014

From The Score Leinster to take on Ulster in pre-season friendly at Tallaght Stadium It Begins

Leinster to take on Ulster in pre-season friendly at Tallaght Stadium

The two provinces will renew their rivalry on the 30th of August.

From Business ETC How to: predict athlete injuries (and make a business) from big data How To

How to: predict athlete injuries (and make a business) from big data

A county Dublin start-up is helping hyper-competitive sports teams get insights and competitive from a mass of information.

# leinster - Sunday 29 June, 2014

From The Score Down notch dominant win over Leitrim to advance in All-Ireland qualifiers All Too Easy

Down notch dominant win over Leitrim to advance in All-Ireland qualifiers

Conor Laverty led a fine display of scoring from the Mourne County.

# leinster - Saturday 21 June, 2014

From The Score Kilkenny to meet Dublin in Leinster minor hurling final after overcoming Laois Success

Kilkenny to meet Dublin in Leinster minor hurling final after overcoming Laois

The Cats now have a chance to avenge the defeat they suffered by 11 points earlier this season against Dublin.

# leinster - Friday 13 June, 2014

From Business ETC ‘In 2012 I lost my job, got a cancer diagnosis and started a business – now I sell to the LA Lakers’ What I Learned

‘In 2012 I lost my job, got a cancer diagnosis and started a business – now I sell to the LA Lakers’

Dave McGeady’s nutrition company has managed to stand out from the crowd and appeal to athletes like Rory McIlroy by focusing on product, not marketing.

# leinster - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

From The Score Roux and Cooney join Connacht on loan deal from Leinster Inter Provincial

Roux and Cooney join Connacht on loan deal from Leinster

The IRFU were involved in brokering the deal between the two provinces.

# leinster - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

From The Score Ulster in pool of death as Munster face trips to Sarries and Clermont New Era

Ulster in pool of death as Munster face trips to Sarries and Clermont

Mark Anscombe and Anthony Foley have been handed excitingly tough groups for the Rugby Champions Cup.

From The Score Munster and Ulster handed daunting pools in first-ever Rugby Champions Cup Tough Tests

Munster and Ulster handed daunting pools in first-ever Rugby Champions Cup

Here are the pools for the 2014/15 European Rugby Champions Cup.

From The Score Explainer: How will the pool draw for the Rugby Champions Cup work? Clear As Custard

Explainer: How will the pool draw for the Rugby Champions Cup work?

Leinster, Munster and Ulster are set to learn the identity of their opponents in today’s draw.

# leinster - Sunday 8 June, 2014

From The Score Diana Ross, NFL in LA and the All Blacks; the week’s best sportswriting Best Reads

Diana Ross, NFL in LA and the All Blacks; the week’s best sportswriting

There are also articles on Leinster’s season and the world of Brazil’s ‘Organizadas’.

# leinster - Friday 6 June, 2014

From The Score Analysis: Offloading is a thrilling spectacle but high risks involved Skills

Analysis: Offloading is a thrilling spectacle but high risks involved

We use GIFs and videos to look at Glasgow’s passing out of contact in the Pro12 final against Leinster.

# leinster - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

From The Score 5 Irish players forced to retire from pro rugby far, far too early Attrition

5 Irish players forced to retire from pro rugby far, far too early

It’s a brutal game and the provinces were severely weakened by the early departure of these five players.

# leinster - Friday 30 May, 2014

From The Score Analysis: Glasgow’s defence poses a direct challenge to Leinster’s crown Combative

Analysis: Glasgow’s defence poses a direct challenge to Leinster’s crown

Matt O’Connor’s side will need to be at their attacking best to break down the most effective defence in the Pro12.

From The Score ‘There has been genuine growth in the group’ – Leinster coach Matt O’Connor Positives

‘There has been genuine growth in the group’ – Leinster coach Matt O’Connor

The Australian points to the fact that Leinster now have a ‘broader’ group heading into next season.

# leinster - Thursday 29 May, 2014

From The Score ‘Imitation is the best form of flattery’ – Kearney ready for Leinster-esque Warriors Final

‘Imitation is the best form of flattery’ – Kearney ready for Leinster-esque Warriors

‘Any time you play in a season and you don’t win trophies, it is a failure.’

# leinster - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

From The Score Analysis: Added line speed moves Leinster’s defence in positive direction Systems

Analysis: Added line speed moves Leinster’s defence in positive direction

Using GIFs and screenshots, we examine how Matt O’Connor has gone about changing the Leinster ‘D’.

From The Score ‘It’s all about what you do every day’ – Heaslip focused on processes Philosophy

‘It’s all about what you do every day’ – Heaslip focused on processes

The No. 8 says losing against Glasgow would not make Leinster’s season a failure.

# leinster - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

From The Score O’Connor can see ‘merit’ in handing Leinster’s 12 shirt to Ian Madigan Selection

O’Connor can see ‘merit’ in handing Leinster’s 12 shirt to Ian Madigan

Mike McCarthy may return from a calf injury, as the head coach gets set for tough calls in the back row, front row and halfbacks.

From The Score This video should get you pumped up for Leinster’s Pro12 final against Glasgow Decider

This video should get you pumped up for Leinster’s Pro12 final against Glasgow

Slow-mo shots of Brian O’Driscoll delivering team talks to his Leinster teammates? We’re sold…

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