Leo the Leinster Lion set to meet girlfriend Leona
(Published 25 May 2013)
LEINSTER rugby mascot Leo the Lion will soon have a new girlfriend to cuddle up to. A competition to find a new mate for Leo has been won by Leona the Lioness.
Almost 6,000 votes were cast online for the final 10 candidates with Rebecca Cavaliere’s drawing of Leona the Lioness picked as the winning entry to be made into a larger-than-life team mascot.