Ulster outhalf Paddy Jackson runs in a try late in the  Guinness Pro 12 victory over Leinster at  Kingspan Stadium in Belfast. Photograph:  Darren Kidd/Inpho/Presseye

Ulster 30 Leinster 6 Ulster put one foot into the play-offs, and ensured Leinster will have to beat Treviso next Saturday if they are to ensure a hom(...)

Leinster flanker  Josh van der Flier stretches over to touch down for try in the Guinness Pro 12 game against Edinburgh at the RDS. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Leinster 30 Edinburgh 23 Leinster will be disappointed with a couple of the tries Edinburgh scored against them but they always had another gear in a(...)

Leinster’s Rob Kearney returns to the Leinster side after injury for their Pro12 game against Edinburgh at the RDS. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho.

Leinster v Edinburgh, RDS, Friday, 7,35pm (TG4) The absence of Irish internationals Jonathan Sexton and Jamie Heaslip was a primary topic Leinster (...)

Leinster head coach Leo Cullen will hope his team remain at the top of the Pro12 with a win over Edinburgh. Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

Leinster’s Rob Kearney will return from injury to start in Friday night’s crucial Pro12 match against Edinburgh at the RDS Arena. Kearney will start (...)

Despite being ruled out by his province, Peter O’Mahony can still make the tour squad to South Africa this summer according to the Ireland setup. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Peter O’Mahony is due to see consultant orthopaedic surgeon Ray Moran at the Santry Sports Clinic this week to evaluate his progress and establish a r(...)

Connacht and Ireland secondrow Ultan Dillane, who missed  the game against Leinster  through injury, has recovered and  will be available for selection this  weekend against Ulster. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

A lot of tackles and no shortage of collisions for Leinster against a Connacht side that was intent on retaining ball possession ensures a wait- and-(...)

Kieran Marmion touches down to score Connacht’s try during the Guinness Pro 12 game against Leinster at the  Sportsground in Galway. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Connacht 7 Leinster 6 The Sportsground has possibly never heard a roar like the one which greeted Caolin Blade kicking the ball dead from his own i(...)

Luke Fitzgerald during Leinster training this week. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Leinster head coach Leo Cullen has announced his squad for Saturday’s Pro12 visit to the Sportsground - with 12 players who were involved in Ireland’(...)

Leinster coach Girvan Dempsey remains confident Cian Healy and Seán O’Brien will regain the performance and fitness levels that allowed them play such(...)

Luke Fitzgerald could return for Leinster’s trip to play Connacht. Photograph: Inpho

Luke Fitzgerald is fully training and expected to feature as Leinster seek to remove Connacht from top of the Pro 12 at the Sportsground this Saturday(...)