Jonathan Sexton

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Bath v Leinster breakdown:  Joe Cokanasiga trapped at the bottom of a ruck. Action Images via Reuters/Adam Holt

Tadhg Furlong’s observations this week on the key constituents required for the attacking side to retain possession at a breakdown underlined both how(...)

 Jonathan Sexton celebrates as New Zealand’s Ben Smith is forced into touch late on at the Aviva.  Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpoh

Ireland 16 New Zealand 9 So much for having to score at least four tries to beat the New Zealand. In beating the back-to-back world champions for a (...)

Garry Ringrose is back in midfield for Ireland against the All Blacks. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

15 Rob Kearney Club: Leinster Age: 32 Height: 6’2” Weight: 95kg (14st 13lb) Caps: 86 Kearney played in every game of the successful Six Nations camp(...)

Johnny Sexton during Friday’s captain’s run ahead of Ireland’s clash with Argentina. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

15 Jordan Larmour Club: Leinster Age: 21 Height: 5’10” Weight: 91kg (14st 4lbs) Caps: 7 Three tries last week and setting up another for Luke McGrat(...)

Johnny Sexton revealed that he vomited at half-time of  the autumn international against New Zealand in 2010 due to the intensity of the first half. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Ireland play four Tests in November but there’s no doubt that the New Zealand game supersedes all others in terms of anticipation, pitting the number (...)

 Johnny Sexton and Sheila Moylette with Mark McGee and Martha O’Herlihy as the Ireland international yesterday announced a new partnership with MACE as a brand ambassador. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

There’s a maxim in sport that a team will learn more from a defeat and that the lesson can act as a galvanising influence going forward. It’s not on(...)

 Edinburgh head coach Richard Cockerill with Leinster head coach Leo Cullen at the RDS in 2017. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Pro14: Leinster v Edinburgh RDS (7.35, live on Eir Sport, TG4) Leo Cullen, the player, worked under Richard Cockerill at the Leicester Tigers from 2(...)

Johnny Sexton kicks past Jack Dixon of the Dragons during the Guinness Pro 14 game at the  RDS. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Leinster 52 Dragons 10 Seven tries, some excellent individual performances and a nice fluency to their patterns at times were the headlines from Lein(...)

Head coach Leo Cullen and Leinster captain Jonathan Sexton. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Leinster v Dragons, RDS (Saturday, 5.15pm, live on TG4, EirSport, Premier Sport) Success is a pursuit demanding relentless incremental improvement. T(...)

Felipe Contepomi in action for  Leinster during a Heineken Cup  match against  Toulouse  at the Stade Ernest Wallon on November 2007. Photograph: Michael Steele/Getty Images

Felipe Contepomi appears set to return to Leinster as backs coach replacing Girvan Dempsey, who agreed to join Aviva Premiership club Bath in the summ(...)

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