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#Pro12

# pro12 - Thursday 18 December, 2014

From The Score Dave Kearney returns for Leinster as Lam aims to create history for Connacht Team-sheets

Dave Kearney returns for Leinster as Lam aims to create history for Connacht

The western province have never won in the RDS, but are hoping that 14 changes will give them the best possible chance.

# pro12 - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

From The Score Leinster lock Toner treating Connacht match as ‘make or break’ Squeaky Bum Time

Leinster lock Toner treating Connacht match as ‘make or break’

With the top four facing off this weekend, there’s plenty up for grabs when fifth play sixth.

# pro12 - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

From The Score Ulster aiming to be ‘squeaky clean’ with Tuohy and Pienaar back on board Champions Cup

Ulster aiming to be ‘squeaky clean’ with Tuohy and Pienaar back on board

Neil Doak is hoping Ulster can take control of the penalty count as they chase a bonus point against Scarlets.

# pro12 - Thursday 27 November, 2014

From The Score No rest for Rory Best while Olding and Hanrahan named fullbacks for Munster v Ulster Starting XV

No rest for Rory Best while Olding and Hanrahan named fullbacks for Munster v Ulster

Tomorrow night’s inter-pro is shaping up to be a cracker.

# pro12 - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

From The Score Dominic Ryan ‘greedy’ in the hunt for more international opportunities Greed Is Good

Dominic Ryan ‘greedy’ in the hunt for more international opportunities

The flanker is targeting the Ospreys as the first step towards the Six Nations.

# pro12 - Monday 24 November, 2014

From The Score Shoulder injury rules Paddy Jackson out for up to six weeks Suftum

# pro12 - Sunday 23 November, 2014

From The Score Overshadowing international Tests no distraction for Reid and Leinster this year Italian Job

Overshadowing international Tests no distraction for Reid and Leinster this year

This time last year, Leinster were in Treviso while Ireland took on the All Blacks.

# pro12 - Friday 21 November, 2014

From The Score Couple of Cave tries end Ospreys winning run as Ulster move level at Pro12 summit Suftum

Couple of Cave tries end Ospreys winning run as Ulster move level at Pro12 summit

There was bad news too, however, as Paddy Jackson left the scene early.

From The Score Debutant Muliaina not on the score-sheet, but Connacht put 43 points on Zebre Mils Street

Debutant Muliaina not on the score-sheet, but Connacht put 43 points on Zebre

The All Black legend played a part in the opening try of the night and was called ashore as Lam’s men ran riot.

From The Score Two tries from Duncan Casey help Munster to bonus point victory over Dragons Pro12

Two tries from Duncan Casey help Munster to bonus point victory over Dragons

Anthony Foley’s men scored five tries in Rodney Parade.

From The Score Jack Conan not content just to keep Leinster number 8 jersey warm Pro12

Jack Conan not content just to keep Leinster number 8 jersey warm

The powerful young back row will get another chance to shine against Treviso on Sunday.

# pro12 - Thursday 20 November, 2014

From The Score Mils Muliaina to make Connacht debut while Munster and Ulster boosted by Irish player availability Pro12

Mils Muliaina to make Connacht debut while Munster and Ulster boosted by Irish player availability

All eyes will be on the All Black at the Sportsgrounds tomorrow evening.

# pro12 - Friday 31 October, 2014

From The Score Leinster have turned a corner after three successive victories, insists O’Connor Positive

Leinster have turned a corner after three successive victories, insists O’Connor

International commitments may have limited his hand but the Leinster coach is confident of avoiding a Halloween scare against Edinburgh.

# pro12 - Thursday 30 October, 2014

From The Score ‘The breakdown is about hitting people’: Leinster asking Ben Te’o to keep things simple Te'o Theory

‘The breakdown is about hitting people’: Leinster asking Ben Te’o to keep things simple

The province’s new signing from rugby league is relishing the chance to smash his way through rucks against Edinburgh tomorrow.

# pro12 - Saturday 11 October, 2014

From The Score As it happened: Ulster v Glasgow Warriors, Guinness Pro12 Liveblog

As it happened: Ulster v Glasgow Warriors, Guinness Pro12

Neil Doak’s first official game in charge of the province is tough one, so we went minute-by-minute.

# pro12 - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

From The Score O’Connor in the thick of it as Leinster aim to get back on track Zebre Hunting

O’Connor in the thick of it as Leinster aim to get back on track

A slight change of plan meant the serious portion of Leinster’s session was on view today, and there was no shortage of intensity in training.

# pro12 - Monday 6 October, 2014

From The Score Nothing changes public perceptions like a good inter-pro victory, eh Munster? Perception Is Reality

Nothing changes public perceptions like a good inter-pro victory, eh Munster?

For all the success of Munster and Leinster, they still measure themselves against one another, write Whiff of Cordite.

From The Score Connacht caught late by the Blues, Ulster stroll past Edinburgh and the rest of the weekend’s Pro12 highlights Icymi

Connacht caught late by the Blues, Ulster stroll past Edinburgh and the rest of the weekend’s Pro12 highlights

Here’s where you can see what all this Stuart McCloskey hype is about.

From The Score Leinster win a ‘monkey off our back’, but Munster must quickly refocus — Tommy O’Donnell Hard Yards

Leinster win a ‘monkey off our back’, but Munster must quickly refocus — Tommy O’Donnell

The openside put in a serious shift on Saturday evening, but says the team discipline must improve.

# pro12 - Friday 3 October, 2014

From The Score Trimble double seals Ulster bonus point against lacklustre Edinburgh Leaving It Late

Trimble double seals Ulster bonus point against lacklustre Edinburgh

The nortthern province capitalised on a timely yellow card for Edinburgh captain MIke Coman.

# pro12 - Thursday 2 October, 2014

From The Score Just the 10 changes in Ulster’s team to face Edinburgh tomorrow Pro12

Just the 10 changes in Ulster’s team to face Edinburgh tomorrow

Jared Payne returns from a hip injury.

# pro12 - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

From The Score Brian O’Driscoll, Luis Suarez, Gordon D’Arcy and the 12-13 dilemma Centre Of Attention

Brian O’Driscoll, Luis Suarez, Gordon D’Arcy and the 12-13 dilemma

‘It’s happy days playing 13, 12, whatever,” says the veteran centre.

# pro12 - Monday 29 September, 2014

From The Score Gordon D’Arcy is no longer the beard king of Leinster Rugby Watch The Throne
From The Score Leinster hopeful surgery can put ‘ongoing’ Sean O’Brien ankle issue to bed Tullow Tank

Leinster hopeful surgery can put ‘ongoing’ Sean O’Brien ankle issue to bed

Coach Richie Murphy took time to give a few more details on the injuries to Cian Healy and Sean O’Brien.

# pro12 - Thursday 25 September, 2014

From The Score Douglas set for Leinster debut, Madigan partners D’Arcy Team News

Douglas set for Leinster debut, Madigan partners D’Arcy

The province welcome Cardiff Blues to the RDS tomorrow evening.

# pro12 - Monday 22 September, 2014

From The Score Simon Zebo’s hat-trick and all the rest of the weekend’s Pro12 highlights Tries

Simon Zebo’s hat-trick and all the rest of the weekend’s Pro12 highlights

Catch up on all the scores as Connacht secured third position on the league table.

# pro12 - Friday 19 September, 2014

From The Score 5 reasons to watch the Irish provinces in tonight’s Pro12 action Round Three

5 reasons to watch the Irish provinces in tonight’s Pro12 action

International contention, Ulster’s backline, Munster move towards full strength and the form of Jack McGrath.

# pro12 - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

From The Score Leinster coach looking forward to Galway return 19 years after Wallaby visit Happy Hunting Ground

Leinster coach looking forward to Galway return 19 years after Wallaby visit

Marco Caputo won at the Sportsground with the Wallabies and is now planning Leinster’s assault this Friday.

# pro12 - Monday 15 September, 2014

From The Score Leinster preparing to bring Strauss back ‘banging bodies’ in time to face Munster Hamstrung

Leinster preparing to bring Strauss back ‘banging bodies’ in time to face Munster

The hooker appeared to be still doing non-contact training today, but that’s all about to change.

# pro12 - Friday 12 September, 2014

From The Score We’ll Leave It There So: Pistorius found guilty, McIlroy’s tee shot pocketed and today’s sport Friday

We’ll Leave It There So: Pistorius found guilty, McIlroy’s tee shot pocketed and today’s sport

Meanwhile, Ulster, Munster and Connacht are in Pro12 action tonight, there are FAI Cup quarter-finals and a former Allstar has retired from intercounty football.

From The Score Ulster to make head coach announcement within weeks as Kiss nears end of interim role – report Suftum

Ulster to make head coach announcement within weeks as Kiss nears end of interim role – report

Joe Schmidt’s assistant will be fully focused on the November Tests.

From The Score Connacht’s late bloomer Heffernan won’t be pushed aside Interview

Connacht’s late bloomer Heffernan won’t be pushed aside

Connacht’s hooker is building himself into a recognised front-line player as Pat Lam’s side reach for the top.

# pro12 - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

From The Score ‘You can’t vent your frustrations in a physical manner any more’ Coach Cullen

‘You can’t vent your frustrations in a physical manner any more’

Leinster’s forwards coach talks about his step away from playing, the pack’s injury concerns and the man coming to fill his shoes.

# pro12 - Monday 8 September, 2014

From The Score Sky Sports throw everything they have at Pro12 coverage, and hit the mark Opinion

Sky Sports throw everything they have at Pro12 coverage, and hit the mark

They had good source material, but the broadcaster nailed their first outing in the four-nation league.

From The Score Carty’s cross-field kick for Connacht and the rest of the weekend’s Pro12 action West Is Best

Carty’s cross-field kick for Connacht and the rest of the weekend’s Pro12 action

The western province were flying the flag as Ireland’s only winners at the weekend.

# pro12 - Sunday 7 September, 2014

From The Score 5 things we learned from the opening weekend of Pro12 rugby Provincial

5 things we learned from the opening weekend of Pro12 rugby

Just one win between the four provinces, but a whole lot to talk about.

# pro12 - Friday 5 September, 2014

From The Score This Jack Cuthbert try handed Munster defeat at home to Edinburgh Opening Night Jitters

This Jack Cuthbert try handed Munster defeat at home to Edinburgh

Two tries from CJ Stander gave the province hope, but it was not to be.

From The Score We’ll Leave it There So: Frampton’s title showdown, Irish sides name Pro12 line-ups and all of today’s sport Friday

We’ll Leave it There So: Frampton’s title showdown, Irish sides name Pro12 line-ups and all of today’s sport

Also, Rory McIlroy continues his recent good form and All-Ireland final fever intensifies.

# pro12 - Thursday 4 September, 2014

From The Score Heal Munster furore by giving criticised players chance to shine — Quinlan Draw A Line

Heal Munster furore by giving criticised players chance to shine — Quinlan

The former Munster flanker tells us of his own experiences of being widely criticised and what will happen next in Anthony Foley’s squad.

# pro12 - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

From The Score 5 pressing questions for Leinster ahead of the new rugby season Out With The Old

5 pressing questions for Leinster ahead of the new rugby season

Seanie’s back so everything’s going to be okay, right?

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