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Dublin: 3 °C Thursday 22 February, 2018

Saturday 17 February, 2018

'We put a hell of a lot of effort into that game - the sheer amount of defence we did cost us'

Ulster fell to a late 17-16 Pro14 defeat to Edinburgh on Friday night at Kingspan Stadium.

Friday 16 February, 2018

Last-gasp drop goal sees Edinburgh overcome Ulster

It was no less than the Scots deserved as they controlled most of the possession.

Wednesday 14 February, 2018

'He used to bully the hell out of me! He really scared me, frightened me actually'

Ulster coach Niall Malone on Edinburgh head coach Richard Cockerill and all things in the northern province.

Saturday 10 February, 2018

'The scoreboard looks good but there was a hell of a lot of effort that went into getting that'

Interim Ulster boss Jono Gibbes got off to a winning start with a comprehensive defeat of the Southern Kings on Friday night.

Friday 9 February, 2018

Gilroy hat-trick crowns Ulster demolition job on Kings to begin Gibbes reign

The bonus point win was tempered for Gibbes as Charles Piutau, Sean Reidy and Rob Lyttle all picked up injuries.

Wednesday 7 February, 2018

'We have to realise our player pull isn’t as great as Leinster'

On Tuesday, Bryn Cunningham delivered an assessment of where Ulster are at right now.

Saturday 20 January, 2018

'It's been a sort of sad week, counting the days until you won't be around here anymore, a place I've really enjoyed'

Christian Lealiifano is aiming to go out on a high with Ulster tomorrow.

Thursday 18 January, 2018

'If foreign players have been caught doing that, it is hindering home-grown players who are doing it the right way'

Chris Henry is less than impressed with Gerbrandt Grobler’s doping past.

Friday 12 January, 2018

'You don’t play to run up and down hills': Rory Best chasing long overdue taste of victory in Ulster jersey

The Ireland captain has won many more Tests than provincial ties in the past year.

Saturday 6 January, 2018

'If I'm playing well for Ulster then there's no reason I can't do it for Ireland'

Today’s clash with Leinster offers Stuart McCloskey an opportunity to make a Six Nations statement.

Tuesday 2 January, 2018

'It was a very calm half time, it wasn’t mysterious what was happening'

Les Kiss says tactical changes helped turn the tide against Munster.

'Our discipline let us down' - Van Graan rues missed opportunity in Belfast Jvg

'Our discipline let us down' - Van Graan rues missed opportunity in Belfast

Sam Arnold’s dismissal was the right decision, the Munster boss admitted.

Monday 1 January, 2018

A game of two halves! Four-try Ulster produce massive comeback to topple 14-man Munster

17-0 down at half-time, it was a huge result for Ulster in the Pro14 at Kingspan Stadium.

Friday 29 December, 2017

'We are cut, we are hurting but we've got to make sure we do whatever is necessary to return this week'

Ulster were walloped 44-16 by Connacht last weekend.

Friday 15 December, 2017

'You have to take everything with a pinch of salt': Stockdale keen to give the hype a wide berth

Ulster take on Harlequins tonight and the 21-year-old is having to tolerate all eyes on him after a fine autumn.

Sunday 10 December, 2017

Kiss hails 'belligerent' pack after Ulster master 'the tough moments' in London

The northern province picked up a crucial Champions Cup victory this afternoon at the Twickenham Stoop.

Thursday 7 December, 2017

'I do feel for the guys and I back them fully' - Under-fire Les Kiss on Ulster's critics

Already, opinion in the North has turned harshly against the coaching staff.

Thursday 30 November, 2017

Far from Sevens heaven as Timoney digs in for Ulster

Injuries in Les Kiss’ pack have fast-tracked the Dubliner to the extent that he was the senior man in the back row last weekend.

Saturday 25 November, 2017

'The game was 80 minutes wasn’t it?' Gibbes focusing on positives after Ulster's unconvincing win

Ulster snatched a victory from the death against Benetton Treviso on Friday night.

Friday 24 November, 2017

Late Trimble try rescues unconvincing Ulster from Italian heartbreak

The visiting Benetton side were forced to undergo a rushed warm-up after the team bus was in a minor crash before the game.

'Would I be as passionate about another club?' Marshall poised to join Ulster's 200 club

‘Any time there’s been an opportunity to look away I was still on the edge of the Irish set-up and I didn’t want to go away and miss out on that.’

Saturday 4 November, 2017

Ulster score bonus-point win in 12-try epic against Southern Kings

Hooker John Andrew scored two tries in an entertaining Pro14 clash.

Ulster's Gilroy ready to savour his 150th cap after months of waiting

Craig Gilroy suffered a back injury earlier this year which held him back from reaching the 150 mark.

Friday 3 November, 2017

Ulster hope to get back on track and make the most of trip to sunny South Africa

‘That’s our challenge — to make sure we turn up and respect the 80 minutes with our best effort.’

Saturday 28 October, 2017

'To play 200 times for this province, you'd never dream of that'

Ulster captain Rory Best makes his 200th appearance for the province in tonight’s inter-pro against Leinster.

Wednesday 25 October, 2017

No denying Stockdale's form, but details key if he's to break into Schmidt's November plan, says Rory Best

The Ulster and Ireland captain doesn’t feel Ireland has a deep enough talent pool to simply toss Simon Zebo aside.

Sunday 22 October, 2017

La Rochelle take control of pool as Ulster well beaten in France

It was a tough trip for the Irish province.

Saturday 21 October, 2017

'I had an elbow in the throat when I was tackling - I lost my voice straight away'

Ulster’s Chris Henry looks forward to his side’s Champions Cup clash with La Rochelle on Sunday.

Thursday 12 October, 2017

Ulster's young lock Treadwell has seized opportunity with both hands

The 21-year-old, who made his debut for Ireland over the summer, is excited at the prospect of being involved in the Champions Cup tomorrow.

Wednesday 4 October, 2017

October brings fresh start for Ulster but focus set on derby clash rather than Europe

Jono Gibbes’ side face Connacht on Friday night.

Wednesday 27 September, 2017

'The supporters always got on your back a bit. I'm enjoying having them on my side'

Former Leinster hooker Aaron Dundon is enjoying life in the Ulster management team.

Saturday 23 September, 2017

Four from four, but Ulster and Kiss wary of making the same mistakes as last season

The northern province have made an excellent start to this season but nobody is getting carried away at Kingspan Stadium.

Friday 22 September, 2017

Ulster score eight tries on way to victory over Bernard Jackman's Dragons

Nick Timoney was man-of-the-match with two tries to his name.

'When I told them I was picked my mum, dad and my sisters went crazy, they were really proud'

Ulster’s Jacob Stockdale reflects on a whirlwind 12 months.

Saturday 16 September, 2017

'They stood up with Nev out there and delivered. It was emotional'

Driven by the memory of the late Nevin Spence, Les Kiss’ Ulster pulled off a stunning victory last night.

Friday 15 September, 2017

Late Andrew try seals stunning victory for Ulster over champions Scarlets

With the sides level after 77 minutes, the replacement hooker crossed after brilliant work from Bowe and Marshall.

Wednesday 13 September, 2017

Luke Marshall's focus solely on starting with Ulster as opposed to the green jersey

As his side face Scarlets on Friday, this week marks the fifth anniversary of the tragic death of Nevin Spence, his father and brother.

Wednesday 6 September, 2017

"I'm not sure it was about selling it': Why Jono Gibbes left the French champions for Ulster

Jono Gibbes is ready to mould Ulster into a force to be reckoned with.

Thursday 31 August, 2017

'You can see the glimpses of class he has': Nelson ready to fight Lealiifano for 10 shirt

Peter Nelson has eyes on the Ulster out-half position ahead of Friday’s Pro14 opener.

Friday 25 August, 2017

'Tomorrow could finish you and you're six feet under': New Ulster recruit Lealiifano on cancer recovery

The Brumbies 10 is in Belfast on a short-term contact.

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