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Published: 20:07 | 3/12/18

McGrath out for up to six weeks


Jack McGrath will miss Leinster's back-to-back Heineken Champions Cup games against Bath after undergoing an operation on his hip.

McGrath underwent a procedure last week and the prop is expected to be sidelined for between four-to-six weeks, which could see him miss the games against Toulouse and Wasps in January.

While the loss of McGrath is a blow, Jack Conan, Rory O'Loughlin, Dan Leavy and Jordan Larmour could all return this week, but Nick McCarthy is likely to miss out due to a foot injury.

Genia to retire after World Cup

12:42 | 16/7/19

Legendary Wallabies scrumhalf Will Genia has announced that he will retire from international rugby after the World Cup.


Ulster suffer Milasinovich blow

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Leinster announce men’s and women’s double-header

11:44 | 16/7/19

Leinster will launch their new season with an exciting double-header next month featuring both the men’s and women’s teams.


Leinster to begin PRO14 defence in Italy

16:23 | 17/7/19

Leinster are set for a tricky campaign opener against Benetton in Treviso as the PRO14 resumes on the last weekend in September.


Schmidt confident over Sexton

16:13 | 12/7/19

Joe Schmidt is confident Johnny Sexton will be available for Ireland's first World Cup warm-up game against Italy on August 10.


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