The Rugby Writers annual Guinness Rugby Writers of Ireland Awards took place last night in the Aviva Stadium and Lansdowne were honoured to be the recipient of the Tom Rooney Award.

The Tom Rooney Award is awarded to a person or club who have made a significant contribution to rugby. In recognition of last years recording breaking season, Michael ‘Butch’ Cassidy accepted the award on behalf of the club.

You can see the full list of winners and photos from the evening HERE.

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