Leinster’s Jimmy Gopperth tackles Alberto Sgarbi of Treviso during the Pro12 game at Stadio Monigo. Photograph:  Elena Barbini/Inpho

Benetton Treviso 20 Leinster 21: Jimmy Gopperth’s late penalty saw Leinster claim a narrow RaboDirect Pro12 victory over Benetton Treviso at the Stadi(...)

Eoin Reddan will be back on Pro12 duty with Leinster this weekend

Eoin Reddan has been released back to Leinster by the Ireland management for Sunday’s Rabo Pro12 league match against Treviso. The Ireland scrumhalf s(...)

Zane Kirchner will make his first start for Leinster at fullback away to the Dragons. Photograph:  Dan Sheridan/Inpho

South Africa international Zane Kirchner will make his first start in Leinster’s RaboDirect Pro12 clash away Newport Gwent Dragons at Rodney Parade on(...)

Jimmy Gopperth starts for Leinster against the Ospreys. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Leinster coach Matt O’Connor has chosen Jimmy Gopperth as his starting outhalf for tomorrow’s Heineken Cup clash with the Ospreys at the Liberty st(...)

Richardt Strauss will miss the rest of this season after undergoing surgery on his hole in the heart condition. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Following confirmation that Richardt Strauss will miss the rest of this season after heart surgery, Leinster have been forced into the market for a ho(...)

Leinster’s Brian O’Driscoll in action against the  Cardiff Blues last weekend. The Leinster centre will miss tomorrow’s match in Limerick.

Munster v Leinster (Thomond Park, Saturday 6.45pm): Brian O’Driscoll will miss tomorrow evening’s Pro12 derby against Munster after the Leinster centr(...)

 New signing Lote Tuqiri pictured at Leinster training at UCD on Wednesday. Photograph: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

Leinster have confirmed the signing of former Australia winger Lote Tuqiri on a short-term deal. The 33-year-old played rugby league at interna(...)