Details for Leinster ‘A’ v London Welsh in the quarter-finals of the British & Irish Cup have been confirmed.

Leinster ‘A’ will face London Welsh in Donnybrook on 12th March (KO 7pm) as they look to reach the semi-finals of the British & Irish Cup for the fifth season in a row.

Tickets for the game will go on sale at 10am on Monday, 15th February on and Ticketmaster.

Leinster Season Ticket holders can attend the game for free when they show their Season Ticket card at the gate on the night.

Leinster ‘A’ defeated Rotherham Titans in an away quarter-final in last season’s B&I Cup before losing out to Worcester Warriors, who were promoted to the Aviva Premiership that season, in a tight semi-final game at Sixways Stadium. 

The ‘A’ team qualified for this season’s B&I Cup quarter-finals as the competition’s number one seeds with a 100% record of six wins from six matches.

Welsh finished as runners up in Pool 4, behind Cornish Pirates, and are making their first appearance in the last eight of the Cup. 

The sides met once before in the B&I Cup – in December 2011 at Donnybrook – when they shared a 24-24 draw.

British & Irish Cup knock-out stages draw

Following a meeting between the competition Organising Committee on Monday, 1st February, the draw for the British & Irish Cup knock-out stages is as follows:

Quarter-Finals, 11-12 March

Game 1: LEINSTER ‘A’ v London Welsh (Saturday, 12th March, KO 7pm, Donnybrook Stadium)
Game 2: Yorkshire Carnegie v Moseley (Sunday, 13th March, KO 3pm, Headingly Carnegie)
Game 3: Bedford Blues v Jersey RFC (Friday, 11th March, KO 7.45pm, Goldington Road)
Game 4: Cornish Pirates v Doncaster Knights (Sunday, 13th March, KO 3pm, The Mennaye Field)

Semi-Finals, 18-20 March

Game 5: Winner Game 1 v Winner Game 4
Game 6: Winner Game 2 v Winner Game 3