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Rob Kearney misses out on British & Irish Lions squad

Leinster and Ireland rugby star Rob Kearney has missed out on inclusive in Warren Gatland’s initial squad for this summer’s British & Irish Lions tour to New Zealand. The Welsh


Dave Kearney to miss Champions Cup semi-final after another injury setback

Leinster rugby star Dave Kearney has suffered yet another injury setback which will see him miss out on the province’s European Champions Cup semi-final match against Clermont on Saturday. The

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Leinster players attend DkIT’s Future Stars Awards 2017

Leinster Rugby stars Dave Kearney, Dominic Ryan and Bryan Byrne were present in Dundalk Institute of Technology on Wednesday to present the DkIT/Leinster Rugby Future Star Awards 2017. This is


Further injury blow for Dave Kearney

Leinster rugby star Dave Kearney has suffered another injury setback that is set to keep him out of action for another few weeks. The Willville man lined out for the


Kearney makes impressive return from injury for Leinster

Dave Kearney made an impressive return from injury on Sunday with two tries and a man of the match performance in Leinster’s 40-14 Pro12 win away to Treviso. The Willville


Rob Kearney named in Ireland’s Six Nations squad but younger brother Dave misses out

Full back Rob Kearney has been named in Ireland’s 40-man squad for the opening two games of the RBS Six Nations. The 30-year-old from Willville in Carlingford will be in

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Dave Kearney officially opens new €5m Value Centre cash and carry in Dundalk

BWG Group has officially opened a new €5 million state-of-the-art Value Centre cash and carry in Dundalk today which will employ 27 people. The new opening at the former Littelfuse


Louth pair Byrne and Rath named in Leinster squad for Inter-Provincial series

Two Louth players have been included in the Leinster squad for this year’s Inter-Provincial series. Declan Byrne of St Mochta’s and Padraig Rath of the Dreadnots will both be lining

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Local artist helps Leinster Rugby launch their new alternate jersey

Local artist Barry ‘Jazz’ Finnegan has teamed up with Canterbury and Leinster Rugby to help the province launch their new alternate jersey. As part of a video released on social


Dundalk ladies called up to Leinster U-18 Development Squad

Dundalk Rugby Club pair Meadbh O’Callaghan and Zoe Valentine are set to fly the flag for the province after being selected for the Leinster U-18 Summer Development Programme 2016. The


Landmark 100th Leinster appearance this weekend for Dave Kearney

Dave Kearney will made a landmark 100th appearance when he starts for Leinster against Ulster at Kingspan Stadium this Saturday. The Willville man starts on the left wing in a


Louth’s Byrne and Rath included in Leinster panel for Inter-Provincial Championship

Two Louth players have been named in the 24-man Leinster panel for this Saturday’s Inter-Provincial football semi-final against Munster. Padraig Rath of the Dreadnots was initially called up to the


Dave’s disappointment at missing out on Six Nations glory

Rob Kearney got his hands on another Six Nations Championship at the weekend but there was no such fortune for younger brother Dave. While Rob now holds the honour of

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Support urged for the Polar Plunge in aid of Special Olympics in Clogherhead this Saturday

People are being urged to get freezin’ for a reason this Saturday by signing up for Special Olympic’s Ireland icy Polar Plunge. Leinster Rugby players Dave Kearney, Australian international Kane


Dundalk IT’s Paddy O’Rourke named in goal for International Rules clash

Dundalk IT student Paddy O’Rourke has been named in goal for Ireland for tomorrow’s match with Australia in the International Rules series. The Meath man is the current vice president