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03/08/2021

Tipperary's Denis Leamy joins Irish U20 rugby team's coaching staff

Cashel man won 57 Irish caps during successful career

Denis Leamy

Cashel's Denis Leamy has joined the Ireland U-20s coaching team

Former Munster and Ireland back row Denis Leamy has joined the Ireland U20s coaching team. 

Leamy has been working his way through the underage ranks over the last few seasons, and in October 2019 he joined Leinster as an elite player development officer.

The Cashel man was capped 57 times by Ireland and played 145 games for Munster, featuring in the Heineken Cup wins in 2006 and 2008, when he scored a try in the final win over Toulouse.

The U20s Six Nations will take place across June and July in a condensed three-week period. The tournament is expected to start on June 19.

For more sport see Donal Corbett is first Tipperary-born chairman of London GAA in 30 years

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