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Joe Tomane plays at centre in Leinster’s opening pre-season game against Montauban on Friday. Photograph:   Piaras Ó Mídheach/Sportsfile

New Leinster signing Joe Tomane will make his debut at inside centre in Friday night’s opening pre-season match against away to French Pro D2 side US (...)

Joe Tomane (centre) with Rhys Ruddock and Dan Leavy at the launch of the new Leinster home and alternate jersey at Life Style Sports, Grafton Street, Dublin. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Joe Tomane sought out Leinster, not the other way round. The Wallaby wing or centre if needs must, as they surely will, was under contract to Montpel(...)

Tadhg Furlong:  his  soaring market value forced the IRFU to offer a significant pay increase, to €500,000 a year while still way short of the figures an international tighthead prop commands in the English Premiership or French Top 14.  Photograph:  David Rogers/Getty Images

Tadhg Furlong’s three-year contract, one of 21 contracts announced by Leinster on Wednesday, puts the 25-year-old in Irish rugby’s high earner bracket(...)

Connacht’s Tom Farrell with Joey Carbery of Leinster at the Sportsground. Photograph: ©INPHO/Dan Sheridan

Connacht 47 Leinster 10 If only Connacht could have John Muldoon retire every week, or at any rate play more interpros. In scoring seven tries t(...)

John Muldoon with the Connacht Rugby squad training at the Sportsground in Galway on Tuesday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Connacht v Leinster, The Sportsground, Saturday, 3.05pm. TV: TG4. As dead rubbers go, this should be quite lively. When John Muldoon leads out Connac(...)

Leinster’s Ian Nagle and his team-mates during the shock home defeat to Benetton Treviso at the RDS. The visitors were 18-1 to register a victory.  Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Leinster 15 Benetton 17 There will be no refuge from such a blatant performance malfunction, the imperfections of which in the glare of the post-mat(...)

 Sean O’Brien is back in the Leinster team. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

Sean O’Brien and Jordan Larmour are back in the Leinster team to take on Benetton Treviso on Saturday night at the RDS (kick off 7.35pm). Head coach (...)

Nick McCarthy has been troubled by a knee injury and if he is unavailable then Jamison Gibson Park is likely to understudy Luke McGrath for the Saracens match. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Nick McCarthy might hold the key to the selection riddle ahead of Leinster’s Champions Cup quarter-final against the two-time and defending champions,(...)

CJ Stander: “We’ve been in situations before and we learned out of that to take it into the game like this.” Photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire.

The Irish pack went into a dark place in the final moments of their game against France on Saturday in the opening Six Nations Championship match in P(...)

Jordan Larmour scores a try against Ulster. He scored four tries in  the three interprovincial games. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

It’s hard not to get truly excited when a rare talent comes along. As was the case with Brian O’Driscoll and Luke Fitzgerald, so it is with Jordan Lar(...)

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