The 20-year-old academy second-row produced a stunning three-try salvo against Glasgow Warriors on Friday.
Mon, 02 Mar, 2020
The injury denies Healy the chance to become Ireland's sixth player to reach 100 caps in this Six Nations campaign.
Tue, 25 Feb, 2020
Niall will lead a team that includes his younger brother Rory and their cousin, Jack O'Sullivan.
Thu, 20 Feb, 2020
Ireland target a Triple Crown on Sunday at Twickenham against England, as they bid to maintain their perfect record in the tournament.
Mon, 17 Feb, 2020
The head coach retained 23 players for a two-day camp in Cork last week, while 13 others returned were released back to their provinces to get game-time.
Conference A leaders Leinster continued their unbeaten season with a 36-12 bonus-point win over Cheetahs at a rain-lashed RDS.
Sat, 15 Feb, 2020
THE RDS promises to deliver more than the usual fare tomorrow for a Six Nations down-week.
Fri, 14 Feb, 2020
Chris Farrell and Jack O’Donoghue return to Munster.
Mon, 10 Feb, 2020
Ronan O'Gara has tried to put himself in the Ireland boss’s shoes this week and he knows all too well that there’s no such thing as a one-size-fits-all solution when it comes to team selection.
Wed, 05 Feb, 2020
Andy Farrell insisted continuity in Ireland team selection would not come at the expense of creativity as he kept changes to a minimum for Saturday’s Guinness Six Nations second-round visit of Wales to Dublin’s Aviva Stadium.
Tue, 04 Feb, 2020
Ireland head coach Andy Farrell has made two enforced changes to the Ireland team to face Wales in Saturday's Six Nations clash.
Meanwhile, uncapped Leinster back-row Will Connors has been drafted into Andy Farrell's squad.
Mon, 03 Feb, 2020
Simon Easterby knows what it is to be dropped in at the deep end.
Sat, 01 Feb, 2020
Jamie Heaslip says Caelan Doris is the best No.8 in the country right now – and predicts the Leinster kid will be around “for a long time”.
Tue, 28 Jan, 2020
So here we are again, on the cusp of another championship, the first of the decade.
The question he was posing to the 36 players he had brought with him to The Campus at Quinta do Lago was whether they would follow suit and not only embrace the new and challenging environment but thrive in it.
Sat, 25 Jan, 2020
Nash has been named to start on the wing as Keith Earls misses out due to a minor knee injury in one of two changes to Johann van Graan's side.
Fri, 17 Jan, 2020
Some players refuse to look beyond the next 80 minutes, the next opponent, or even the next training session.
Andy Farrell's first squad was not one named for shock value, though the omissions are as notable as the new additions.
Wed, 15 Jan, 2020
The coaching group have also named four development players who will train with the squad.
There has been no shortage of praise for Leinster’s latest batch of youth, but to watch Max Deegan give another Man-of-the-Match performance yesterday in Ballsbridge could make you think that they perhaps haven’t been lauded enough.
Mon, 13 Jan, 2020
Another runaway success, but some signs of vulnerability too.
Leinster's bid to claim top seeding for the knockout stages of the Heineken Champions Cup was buttressed by an ultimately convincing win over Lyon in Dublin on Sunday afternoon.
Sun, 12 Jan, 2020
Listen to the radio sports bulletins and chats this week and Leinster have barely merited a mention.
Sat, 11 Jan, 2020
The Munster head coach was able to select JJ Hanahan as his starting fly-half to face Racing 92 in Sunday’s crucial Heineken Champions Cup pool clash at La Défense Arena.
Fri, 10 Jan, 2020
Max Deegan was deemed to be the best player in the world at the U20 grade after his efforts at the World Junior Championships in 2016.
Mon, 06 Jan, 2020
A grim night for the visitors to the RDS. And it could have been much worse.
Sat, 04 Jan, 2020
New year — same old Leinster?
The Leinster outhalf suffered a medial ligament tear in Leinster's Champions Cup win over Northampton a month ago.
Fri, 03 Jan, 2020
Leinster didn’t even need to send out their first team to do this damage — Cullen made 13 changes to the side that hammered Northampton Saints last week in the Champions Cup
Fri, 20 Dec, 2019
There's no room for Rob Kearney, Seán Cronin, Jordi Murphy, Jack Carty, John Ryan or Kieran Marmion – with newly eligible Jamison Gibson-Park jumping ahead of the Connacht man at scrum-half.
Mon, 16 Dec, 2019
With the Six Nations kicking off in less than two months, it is the first squad meet-up since the national team returned from Japan.
‘Tis the season for Christmas jumpers, blue Santa hats, and Leinster at the Aviva.
Sat, 14 Dec, 2019
Saracens have named an almost totally different side to face Munster at Allianz Park tomorrow, while the Reds make one change from their 10-3 home win.
Fri, 13 Dec, 2019
Caelan Doris is the right man in the right spot at the right time.
Thu, 12 Dec, 2019
Joe Schmidt appears to be the sacrificial lamb, thrown under the bus not only by Nucifora but later in the day by his captain Rory Best. Long live the king.
Wed, 11 Dec, 2019
The four Irish provinces have named their teams for this weekend's Champions Cup clashes.
Fri, 06 Dec, 2019
For Leinster this week it will be a case of out with the new and in with the old. More or less, anyway.
Tue, 03 Dec, 2019
Brian Ashton was a prophet in a land that couldn’t understand his message when he took over as Ireland head coach in the 1990s.
Fri, 29 Nov, 2019
The World Cup may be long over, but the ripple effect is set to spill into the upcoming bout of festive PRO14 fixtures with a larger-than-usual
Thu, 28 Nov, 2019
Leinster were relieved to leave Lyon with their winning record intact in the European Champions Cup after a nervous end to their win in Stade Matmut de Gerland.
Mon, 25 Nov, 2019
There are three changes to the team that defeated Ospreys.
Fri, 22 Nov, 2019
Anyone who has ever over-indulged on a night out knows that the extent of the hangover isn’t always directly related to the number of drinks downed before the head hits the pillow.
Fri, 15 Nov, 2019
Leo Cullen makes nine changes to the Leinster team which edged past Zebre 3-0 for tomorrow's game against the Dragons.
Thu, 31 Oct, 2019
Leinster maintained their 100% start to the Guinness PRO14 season in a game of two halves at a blustery RDS.
Fri, 11 Oct, 2019
Leo Cullen has braced his players for an altogether more challenging Friday night at the RDS tonight (kick-off 7.35pm), a week on from their eight-try hammering of Ospreys.
Dave Kearney returns for defending champions Leinster for their Guinness PRO14 clash with Edinburgh at the RDS tomorrow evening.
Thu, 10 Oct, 2019
Finalists Leinster have three players nominated.
Wed, 22 May, 2019
The full-back's contract expires in November after the Rugby World Cup.
Tue, 21 May, 2019
Munster and Leinster have named their teams for tomorrow’s Guinness PRO14 semi-final at the RDS Arena.
Fri, 17 May, 2019
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