Seán Cronin in Pro12 action against Cardiff. “Everyone has come in today. It’s European week and there’s a certain edge about the place. It’s a big week,” he says. Photograph: Inpho

It hasn’t been the character of Leinster in recent years to have to hope for an 80-minute performance. European games beg greater certainty. But, so (...)

Ian Madigan gets to grips with Zebre’s Samuela Vunisa. Photograph: Francesca Soli/Reuters
Leinster get the job done in Italy
  • Pro12
  • October 11, 2014, 17:36

Zebre 3 Leinster 20 Leinster got their Pro12 campaign back on track with a hard-earned victory over a determined Zebre side at at Stadio XXV Ap(...)

  Richardt Strauss: returns for his first game in five months as Leinster take on Zebre. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Leinster travel to Italy for the ultimate banana skin at their lowest ebb for some time at this juncture of the season. It’s just a week out from a(...)

 Richardt Strauss is back after five months out with a hamstring injury. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Leinster coach Matt O’Connor welcomes back a number of players ahead of tomorrow’s Pro12 match against Zebre (3.0, Irish time).Hooker Richardt Strauss(...)

One new face in the Leinster dressingroom will be Australian Rugby League Premiership Grand Final winner Ben Te’o. Photograph: Andrew Cornaga/Inpho/Photosport

The logjam of Leinster players seeking daily medical attention may ease with news that Richardt Strauss, Noel Reid, Mike Ross, Jack McGrath, Marty Moo(...)

Leinster hooker Richardt Strauss at training in UCD. Photograph: Ryan Byrne /  Inpho

South African Richardt Strauss could take to the field against Munster at the Aviva Stadium this Saturday (6.30pm).The hooker, who has been sidelined(...)

Leinster’s Seán O’Brien in action against Glasgow Warriors in Scotstoun Stadium, Glasgow, earlier this month in the sides’ Guinness Pro12 rugby clash. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Seán O’Brien will see a specialist this week with regard to an ongoing shoulder problem, which, although officially little is being made of it, must (...)

South-African born, Irish-qualified Richardt Strauss in action against his native country in 2012. He qualified under Project Player scheme. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Leinster chief executive Mick Dawson says the province will continue to pursue private money to fund rugby in the future. Speaking in the Aviva to pro(...)

Shane Jennings: will have to wait to earn his 200th cap for Leinster. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

Following on from their defeat to Connacht in the Sportsground last Friday, when Shane Jennings sustained a hamstring injury within seven minutes of (...)

Leinster’s Shane Jennings is suffering from a hamstring injury. Photograph: Ryan Byrne / Inpho

Leinster backrow Shane Jennings has been ruled out of action for three to four weeks with a hamstring injury.The flanker picked up the injury in the s(...)