St. Michael’s Dan O’Donovan is tackled by David Wilkinson of Clongowes during the  Bank of Ireland Leinster Schools Senior Cup quarter-final against Clongowes Wood at Donnybrook. Photograph: Oisín Keniry/Inpho

St Michael’s College 22 Clongowes Wood College 13 St Michael’s moved smoothly into the Leinster Senior Cup semi-final and a meeting with holders Belv(...)

Once the seat of the High Kings of Ireland, Co Meath is a pretty special place. With lush landscapes of rolling pastures, plus good transport links to(...)

Clongowes’ Miles O’Connor scores a try. Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

Clongowes Wood College 33 The King’s Hospital 8 The clinical edge of Clongowes to do more with less paved the way for their presence in the Bank of(...)

Liam Turner of Blackrock College is tackled by Clongowes Wood players Ben O’Shea and John Durkan in their Leinster Schools Junior Cup first round game at Donnybrook. Photograph: Donall Farmer.

Blackrock College 23 Clongowes Wood 15 The shame of the open draw system is that this first-round clash could so easily have made for a fitt(...)