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Match Preview: Leinster Rugby vs Dragons

by Jim O'Connor, 2021-06-10

And so the strangest season we'll ever live through (hopefully) finally comes to an end in the second week of June.

It ends on something of a whimper with a dead rubber against the Dragons. It will be the first time Leinster end the season with a nothing game since Matt O'Connor's last game in charge away to Edinburgh. By dint of the Osprey's conceding their match away to Benetton, all the final round of fixtures are dead rubbers. Benetton will now host the final against the winners of the Bulls and the Sharks.
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Match Preview: Glasgow Warriors vs Leinster Rugby

by Jim O'Connor, 2021-06-03

Provincial rugby in June? Doesn't quite feel right, does it?

Leinster's failure to earn a four try bonus point against Ulster pretty much scuppered any chance of them making the final of the Rainbow Cup. At this stage we may as well sit back and relax and hope Benetton win a fifth game in a row to become unlikely finalists.
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Match Preview: Leinster Rugby vs Ulster Rugby

by Jim O'Connor, 2021-05-13

Well that was a strange game. After a terrible start, Leinster came back from 16-0 down to absolutely blow Connacht off the park. Now they face an Ulster side who lost both their opening two Rainbow Cup fixtures to Connacht and Ulster. Quite where that leaves them in the table is anyone's guess.
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Match Preview: Connacht Rugby vs Leinster Rugby

by Jim O'Connor, 2021-05-07

Well that was grimly familiar.

Once again this Leinster team failed to deliver when they came up against a bigger pack which bullied them off the park. They started brightly enough and wasted a couple of decent chances in the first half that could have had them further ahead. But while there was a lot of focus on the La Rochelle attack in the build-up, we should probably have focused on their defence which is the meanest in the Top14.
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Match Preview: Leinster Rugby vs Munster Rugby

by Jim O'Connor, 2021-04-23

Not this lot again!!!

For what feels like the tenth time this season, it's Leinster versus bloody Munster!!

Actually it's only the third time this season that Leinster and Munster will play each other but it feels like a lot, lot more.
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