Concern over Sexton fitness ahead of autumn internationals

There are renewed concerns over the fitness of Jonathan Sexton with less than three weeks to go until the start of Ireland’s autumn campaign.  Leinster revealed on Monday that the 36-year old out-half requires further assessment on a hip injury. Sexton started Saturday’s United Rugby Championship win at home to the Scarlets on Saturday, but …

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Leo Cullen bullish about Johnny Sexton fitness after Scarlets injury

Leinster’s forwards were in seventh heaven after breaking their previous try-scoring record in yesterday’s RDS try-fest. No Blues back got on the scoresheet against the Scarlets as the pack surpassed the League record set by the province in 2013. Johnny Sexton came off with a hip flexor issue in the 61st minute and will be …

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