Welsh referee Ben Whitehouse took charge of Leinster’s clash with Edinburgh. Photograph: Inpho

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The Ireland U-20s have already beaten England, Scotland, Italy and France. Photograph: Matteo Ciambelli/Inpho

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Scott Penny celebrates Ireland’s win over France. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

It was a phenomenal performance from an outstanding young team that yielded a Six Nations Championship crown, the scalp of the world champions and rei(...)

Charlie Ryan celebrates Ireland under-20s win over France. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

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Roscrea’s Jay Culleton scores a try in the Bank of Ireland Leinster Schools Senior Cup quarter-final against St Mary’s College at Donnybrook Stadium. Photograph: Oisín Keniry/Inpho

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