Ken Pisi

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Leinster’s Adam Byrne score the  first try in the Champions Cup game against Northampton at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Leinster 60 Northampton 13 Nine Leinster tries in a non-contest that does the Champions Cup no favours at all. There was hardly any need for the seco(...)

Leinster’s sa Nacewa with Sean O’Brien during the Captain’s Run ahead of their European Champions Cup clash with Northampton Saints. Photo: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Leinster v Northampton Saints, European Champions Cup, Aviva Stadium, Saturday December 17th (kick off: 7.45pm) – follow all of the action on our live(...)

George North of Northampton  will not play against Leinster on Friday night. Photo:  Clive Mason/Getty Images

George North is out of Northampton Saints’ Champions Cup match against Leinster at Franklin’s Gardens on Friday night (7.45pm). The Lions and Wales wi(...)

Japan players celebrate after the 2015 Rugby World Cup Pool B match between Samoa. Photograph: Dan Mullan/Getty Images

Japan 26 Samoa 5 Japan’s hopes of reaching the World Cup quarter-finals remain very much alive after their extraordinary tournament continued w(...)

 South Africa’s Duane Vermeulen: “If we don’t win we are out. We have to give our all. I’m ready to do that.” Photo:  Steve Haag/Gallo Images

A history of violence. Recent cuddlings of these gargantuan men is drenched in bloody yet wincingly enjoyable rugby. There have been 50-pointer(...)

Leinster’s Jimmy Gopperth kicks a penalty against Connacht. His arrival from the bench helped propel his side to victory. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

It’s not the Leinster outhalf. It’s plural nowadays. Matt O’Connor keeps calling it one of those good problems. Ian Madigan miscues from the kicking t(...)

 Leinster’s Jack McGrath will hope to impress against Northamnpton once more. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Richie Murphy, the Leinster skills coach was asked this week if there was any risk involved in moving the team from the RDS to the Aviva for tonight’s(...)

  Leinster’s Brian O’Driscoll his  try. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Leinster 40 Northampton Saints 7: Turns out the sum of Northampton’s parts is nowhere near the plain Leinster exist upon. By the 37th minute this g(...)