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Match Report: Ulster Rugby vs Leinster Rugby

by Jim O'Connor, 2007-10-30

For the second successive season it was honours even at Ravenhill between Leinster and Ulster. Last season Leinster took some grim satisfaction from the 6-all draw played in horrendous conditions. However the memory of this game will leave nothing but frustration as it was a game they should have won.
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Match Preview: Ulster Rugby vs Leinster Rugby

by Jim O'Connor, 2007-10-25

Back to basics! With the World Cup over, provincial rugby fans can now concentrate on their provinces until the Six Nations starts. Given the way Ireland have performed recently, most will be glad of the break. However, with the hangover from the poor performance in France still present, what better way to stir the blood and clear the head than a good old-fashioned local derby?
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Match Report: Glasgow Warriors vs Leinster Rugby

by Sarah Lennon, 2007-10-14

Leinster traveled to Glasgow with internationals Malcolm O'Kelly and Shane Horgan back in tow and it was Boyne man Horgan who captained the team for the first time. Fionn Carr made his Magners League debut coming in for Luke Fitzgerald who was a late withdrawal.
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Match Preview: Glasgow Warriors vs Leinster Rugby

by Jim O' Connor, 2007-10-11

Once again the Leinster - Llanelli fixture featured a glut of tries.  Unfortunately for Leinster, this time it was the Scarlets who got the lions' share of them.  The first half was competitive enough, indeed had Jonny Sexton's kicking been better, Leinster could even had taken a lead into half-time.  There were warning signs there though, especially at the breakdown.  However, the second half defensive collapse left the Leinster fans stunned.  Most Leinster fans were excited when the young, promising back-line was named but the flip-side to this was the lack of experienced heads to steady the ship once things started going wrong.
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Match Report: Leinster Rugby vs Llanelli Scarlets

by Sarah Lennon, 2007-10-08

This Magners encounter produced a first. It was the first time a Magners league match had been officiated by a non-neutral referee. In the era of professional rugby this is a truly staggering occurrence.
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