Author Archives: Kev

Heineken Cup Round 1 – The Tale of Four Provinces

Posted by Kev on October 11, 2013

So here we are, back again for another fantastic week of rugby. The Rugby Championship may be done and dusted, but at last we have the Heineken (or H, depending where you’re visiting us from) Cup to keep us company through the cold winter months ahead.

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Rabo Pro 12 Round 5 Predicitions

Posted by Kev on October 3, 2013

Well here we are, back again for another week of Down The Laighin predictions. After a successful week 4 for the Down The Laighin team, we are hoping to reproduce the great teamwork and guesswork to lead our fans to another great week. So far we have had mixed results, going 5/6, 5/6, 2/6 and 6/6 in the opening four weekends. With the first true Irish derby of the year between Leinster and Munster, this is where many fans truly believe the season begins for our Boys in Blue.

We’ll take a quick look at each of the matches and give our collective verdict at the end.
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Leinster -v- Ospreys Team News

Posted by Kev on September 13, 2013

So the teams for Leinster’s first home game have finally been announced.

We see a few changes to the starting fifteen from last week’s win of the Scarlets, with five new players coming into the team for this week’s game.

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Scarlets v Leinster: Preview

Posted by Kev on September 5, 2013

Scarlets Crest               V               Leinster Crest

Friday Sept 6th, Parc Y Scarlets, Lanelli
Kick-off is 7.05pm

So the season has arrived, and with it comes a fresh challenge for RaboDirect PRO12 champions Leinster. The first game of their title retention brings them to Wales and a game against the Llanelli Scarlets.

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The New Jersey

Posted by Kev on August 6, 2013

The new Leinster away jersey for the 2013/2014 season, a glory to behold. A beautifully designed jersey, even showing the @leinsterrugby twitter tag for the technologically advanced Leinster fans out there.