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Match Preview: Leinster Rugby vs Ospreys

by Jim O'Connor, 2008-01-04

After the misery of the Heineken Cup defeat away to Edinburgh, Leinster regained some self-respect with a comprehensive defeat of Ulster on St. Stephen's Day. It was a tough, gritty performance in which the pack was dominant throughout. Despite the 29 point margin of victory and a defensive clean-sheet there was still some griping about the failure to earn a bonus point.
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Match Report: Edinburgh Rugby vs Leinster Rugby

by Sarah Lennon, 2007-12-20

The expansive Murrayfield Stadium was the setting for this pool six clash between Magner's League rivals Edinburgh and Leinster. This home of Scottish rugby has so often been a graveyard for Leinster teams and Leinster knew that they had to set that straight, and impressively in order to stay in the running in this tight group.
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Match Preview: Edinburgh Rugby vs Leinster Rugby

by Jim O'Connor, 2007-12-20

Leinster face Edinburgh in Murrayfield on Saturday in the second part of their Heineken Cup double-header. Last week's game left a bit of a sour taste for Leinster supporters. Half an hour in, Leinster were two tries up and dominant. A bonus point win looked inevitable but then the game changed. Whether it was arrogance on the part of the backs or strategy from the bench, Leinster changed their game plan. Suddenly the backs were running everything and mistakes started to creep in. This played into the hands of the Edinburgh side who came back into the game in the second half. Indeed, had the Scottish side not missed several kicks at goal, it could have been an even tenser night for Leinster fans.
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Match Report: Leinster Rugby vs Edinburgh Rugby

by Sarah Lennon, 2007-12-11

The Heineken Cup took centre stage again as Leinster entertained Edinburgh at the RDS. Edinburgh, although effectively out of the running after two defeats would still provide a stern test and have enjoyed some positive results against Leinster in previous seasons.
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IRFU Tag Hots Up For Another Summer!

by Paul Kelly, 2007-12-10

At last registration for another summer of Ireland's only IRFU Tag Rugby programme will get underway on January 14th 2008 at www.irfutag.ie. As before, an even bigger and better IRFU Tag can boast of the best host venues, highest standard of referees and best fun to be had. Adding to this a new look website with extra features such as Design-Your-Own-Canterbury-Kit, a members and referees discussion forum, an SMS News Alerts service and the ability for sole Tag players to find a team to join free-of-charge.
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