RaboDirect PRO 12
Thanks to the good folks at Optimum Nutrition, we’re giving away a pair of tickets to Leinster’s Rabo Direct PRO12 clash with the Scarlets on Saturday evening.
Thanks to the good folks at Optimum Nutrition, we’re giving away a pair of tickets to Leinster’s Rabo Direct PRO12 clash with Benetton Treviso on Saturday evening.
The Christmas inter-provincial derbies are a highlight of the rugby calendar and this weekend sees the first round of games.
With plenty of Irish fans nervous about the meeting with Argentina this weekend, there was some good news in the shape of Sean O’Brien’s potential return for Leinster on Friday night.
He was mentioned as a possible Ireland captain if he could stay injury free but sadly Ulster’s Stephen Ferris is out again, and it may be for a while.
Andrew Goodman will make his first start for Leinster in Sunday’s clash with the Ospreys while South African Danie Poolman will make his debut for Connacht tomorrow evening against Treviso.
Ahead of the November internationals, plenty of members of the Irish squad will get some game time this weekend after being named in their provincial sides for Rabo12 action.
Ulster slayed the Dragons 46-19 in Wales last night and Andrew Trimble’s quick thinking, and excellent touch, was the highlight.