Leinster can inspire an all-Ireland victory

The story of Leinster Rugby is one that should inspire everyone in this country to follow their example and strive to be better, writes Tom McGurk.

26th May, 2012
'Throughout history, and especially since the 19th century, sport has time and again flitted onto the national stage and changed all perceptions.'

Given the relentless attack on our morale and the seemingly diminishing expectations we have for the years ahead, it is important to be reminded of our ability to be very good at some things - and even sometimes among the very best in the world.

It is also important that, as we gaze in dismay at our airport's departure lounges, as another generation of the brightest and the best collect their boarding passes, we remember...

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