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AIL Match Reports

November 4, 2021
Lansdowne 1st XV Lose Out To Young Munster In Aviva Classic

As an advertisement for the Energia-sponsored AIL, they don’t get much better than this.  Two sides totally dedicated to their respective causes, both unbeaten and determined to keep things that way. Lansdowne’s preparations were disrupted before the start as Michael…

October 18, 2021
Lansdowne 1st XV Claim Bonus Point Win At The Mardyke

Lansdowne recorded their third win in a row in the latest round of the Energia- sponsored All Ireland League with a comfortable win against a young UCC side at the picturesque Mardyke grounds in Cork on Saturday. Winger Michael Silvester…

October 13, 2021
Lansdowne 1st XV Take The Spoils in Lakelands Thriller

Early days yet, but Lansdowne continued their impressive opening form in the second round of the Energia- sponsored All Ireland League with a hard-fought win against a dogged Terenure side on Saturday in Lakelands Park. The pre-match selection was disrupted by the…

October 6, 2021
Lansdowne 1st XV Start AIL Campaign With Win Over Cork Con

Following a directive from the IRFU on the 12th of March 2020, all rugby activity on the island of Ireland was suspended until the 29th of March. Little did we realise at the time that this was only the tip…

August 26, 2021
Lansdowne Open Season With Win Over Wanderers In Leinster Senior Cup

For many people attending this Leinster rugby season-opener, it was not so much the fact that it pitted two old foes against each other, it was the simple pleasure in being able to watch a game of rugby. As is…

September 15, 2020
Welcome Return To Cup Rugby With Win Over Greystones

God be with the days when a Leinster Senior Cup second round fixture would have the talk of the club for weeks beforehand. A sizeable crowd would have turned up to support their respective sides as they battled for a…

March 3, 2020
Lansdowne 1st XV Overcome Ballynahinch And Storm Jorge

A pig of a day, with storm Jorge arriving just in time to ensure this Energia AIL Division I match became an arm-wrestle, with possession of the ball sometimes proving as much of a liability as an asset. The notorious…

February 27, 2020
Young Munster Claim The Spoils With 1 Point Win

The all-important losing bonus point meant that Lansdowne remained in 4th place in the All Ireland League and one point ahead of Young Munster, the victors on the day in what was a hard-fought win. Incredibly, this was the fifth…

February 18, 2020
Lansdowne 1st XV Hold On To 4th Place With 1 Point Win Over Clontarf

You couldn’t make it up. For the fourth Energia AIL Division 1A match in a row, a fighting Lansdowne First XV came from behind to snatch a dramatic winning score when all but the most faithful of their supporters had…

January 28, 2020
Battling Lansdowne Dig Deep For Win Over Terenure

In the 5th minute of injury time, a battling Lansdowne side dug deep and snatched a vital victory against a competitive Terenure College RFC side in last Saturday’s Energia Division 1A clash. Some people reading the above opening paragraph may…

January 14, 2020
Lansdowne Overcome Cork Students In Pulsating AIL Encounter

Lansdowne got the second half of their 2020 Energia AIL campaign off to a good start with a hard-fought victory against a lively UCC side last Saturday. The score line in the reverse fixture in December in The Mardike was15…

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January 7, 2020
Lansdowne Edge City Of Armagh in Bateman Cup Thriller

The Bateman Cup final will be a Division 1A derby between Lansdowne and Cork Con as the Headquarters side edged out City of Armagh 20-17 in an open and thrilling contest New Year’s contest, even if it did encourage the appearance of some white…

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