Jamie Heaslip clenches his fist on the full time whistle as Leinster see off Harlequins 14-13 at the Aviva Stadium 5:01

Leinster 14 Harlequins 13It was a grim, a dour arm wrestle, for large tranches devoid of imagination, wit, subtlety, and anything that might resemble (...)

Luke Fitzgerald will start at outside centre for Leinster against Harlequins at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Leinster coach Matt O’Connor has made four changes to his starting XV for Saturday night’s return fixture against Harlequins at the Aviva Stadium (7.(...)

Luke Fitzgerald made his first appearance since October at the Stoop. Photograph: INPHO/Dan Sheridan

Leinster are set to rejig their midfield for Saturday night’s European Champions Cup game at home to Harlequins, with Luke Fitzgerald likely to start(...)

Leinster’s Rhys Ruddock  hands off Harlequins’ Dave Ward (centre right) during the Pool Two Champions Cup match at the  Stoop, Twickenham.

Harlequins 24, Leinster 18: For once, Ian Madigan’s boot couldn’t save them. The centre landed six from six in another unerring display off the kic(...)

Munster’s Paul’Connell will have his own hands full as his side take on Clermont Auvergne at Thomond Park in the Champions Cup. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho.

To think that we could have missed out on this. The next two weekends of the traditional back-to-back pre-Christmas games could define European Cha(...)

Leinster’s in-form Jordi Murphy will bid to nullify the relentless Chris Robshaw’s influence at the Stoop. Photog: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Form, as a noun, is the visible shape or configuration of something. It’s a particular way in which a thing exists or, and this is crucial, appears.A(...)

Luke Fitzgerald has been named in the Leinster side to play Harlequins at The Stoop on Sunday, with coach Matt O’Connor making 10 changes to his starting line up

Leinster coach Matt O’Connor has named a strong line up for Sunday's trip to The Stoop to play Harlequins, making 10 changes in total from the side(...)

 Jamie Heaslip should be one of the few survivor from when Harlqeuins and Leisnetr last met in 2009.  Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

The Leinster team won’t be selected until Friday. But of the 15 players who started against Harlequins in the 2009 ‘Bloodgate’ quarter-final, probably(...)

Leinster’s  Kane Douglas (centre) is being “monitored on a daily basis through the return to play protocols”. Photograph: Ryan Byrne / Inpho

Leinster are still monitoring the condition of lock Kane Douglas, hooker Richardt Strauss and Luke Fitzgerald ahead of the resumption of Champions Cup(...)

Ian Madigan has been cleared fit for Leinster’s trip to The Stoop to face Harlequins in the European Champions Cup at the weekend
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  • December 2, 2014, 08:25

GAA ground support GAA president Liam O’Neill has voiced his support for a Leinster Gaelic games stadium to be built on Dublin’s M50 motorway r(...)