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Match Report: Harlequins vs Leinster Rugby

by Sarah Lennon, 2009-04-16

Ah Easter Sunday famous for (besides the eggs) resurrection. Following the previous weekend's defeat to Munster, Leinster may have perhaps felt crucified, in particular Felipe Contepomi. Leinster had a genuine chance to atone against a team sitting proudly in second in the Premiership but knew that defeat would surely see their season over.
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Match Preview: Harlequins vs Leinster Rugby

by Jim O'Connor, 2009-04-15

Leinster are staring into the abyss this weekend. A win and there's a semi-final to look forward to, but a defeat will effectively end their season. Munster are now in a commanding position to win the Magners League following their victory in Thomond Park last week. Once again Leinster started promisingly in that match but were worn down by Munster's brutal defense and their own self-inflicted errors.


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Match Report: Leinster Rugby vs Edinburgh Rugby

by Sarah Lennon, 2009-01-27

Leinster went into the final group game on top of Group 2 and knowing that they had to match the result of rivals Wasps who had travelled to Castres. The Leinster supporters in attendance were hoping for the four try win that would guarantee a safe passage through to the last eight and also had one eye on the events in south-west France.
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Match Preview: Leinster Rugby vs Edinburgh Rugby

by Jim O'Connor, 2009-01-23

By the time Leinster kick off against Edinburgh at one o'clock on Sunday afternoon, they should know what they have to do. Depending on how the weekend's results have gone it could be that a win on it's own will be enough for qualification. However, no matter what happens, Leinster know that a bonus point win will leave them top of the group no matter what Wasps do.
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Match Report: London Wasps vs Leinster Rugby

by Sarah Lennon, 2011-08-23

This match was being touted as the Battle of the Capitals. It was quite grand talk but would the match live up to the hype? There were obvious flaws in the gimmick thought up by the marketing men and women. Wasps are of course not really from London playing their games in Buckinghamshire and Leinster is a province of twelve counties and many cities, depending on your classification. The harshest of critics would also point out that Twickenham is a town outside the city limits but maybe we can give them that one. So with the Capital idea dismissed would we have a battle on our hands?
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