The42 uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 9 °C Tuesday 28 March, 2017


# dragons - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Iain Henderson starts, Stu Olding 10 again for Ulster's Dragons trip

Paddy Jackson is among the replacements for Ulster despite not featuring against England.

# dragons - Friday 2 December, 2016

Joey Carbery at 10 as Leinster look to bounce back against Dragons

The Athy man is the only international involved against Australia who will feature at the RDS tomorrow.

# dragons - Saturday 17 September, 2016

Munster return to winning ways with narrow victory over Dragons in Wales

The southern province won 20-16 in Newport this evening.

# dragons - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Du Plessis brothers help Montpellier secure Challenge Cup final berth alongside 'Quins

Fulgence Ouedraogo was an instrumental Frenchman amidst a host of South African powerhouses.

# dragons - Thursday 28 January, 2016

22-year-old McGrath captains Leinster with Adam Byrne earning first start on the wing

The internationals are locked away in camp, so there’s another chance for provincial prospects to take the stage.

# dragons - Monday 7 December, 2015

‘Fellas had opportunities and didn’t take them’: Foley left frustrated with Munster fringe

It was another disappointing display from Munster after Foley made 10 changes to his starting line-up.

# dragons - Sunday 6 December, 2015

Munster’s slide continues as they fall to another Pro12 defeat

Anthony Foley’s side had a disappointing afternoon in Wales, scoring just six points.

# dragons - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Ulster ride out two yellow cards against Dragons to end away woes

Les Kiss’ first outing as Ulster Director of Rugby showed a bit added steel.

# dragons - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Bonus point win and resurgence of a spark for Leinster

The offloads from Leo Cullen’s men brought the RDS to its feet.

# dragons - Friday 21 November, 2014

Two tries from Duncan Casey help Munster to bonus point victory over Dragons

Anthony Foley’s men scored five tries in Rodney Parade.

# dragons - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Ulster and Herring keen to swiftly move on from Toulon disappointment

The 24-year-old hooker is hoping to impress Joe Schmidt in Saturday’s clash with the Dragons in Belfast.

# dragons - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Former Clermont and Lions star Lee Byrne named Dragons captain

Capped 46 times for the Welsh, Byrne has not appeared for his country since the 2011 World Cup.

# dragons - Saturday 1 March, 2014

Marshall ‘pretty good’ after head knock as Anscombe hails ‘General’ Jackson Head Games This post contains videos

Marshall ‘pretty good’ after head knock as Anscombe hails ‘General’ Jackson

Here are the highlights and reaction from Ulster’s big win over the Dragons last night.

# dragons - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Tommy Bowe returns to Ulster’s starting team for Dragons clash

The Ireland international wing hasn’t played since November due to a groin injury.

# dragons - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Ulster drop Nick Williams after ‘alleged unauthorised absence’

It has been reported that the back row forward returned to New Zealand without obtaining permission from the province.

# dragons - Friday 14 February, 2014

Jordi Murphy hoping to emulate Lansdowne teammate Moore with Ireland cap

The Leinster No. 8 has been heavily involved in Ireland’s training camp in recent weeks.

# dragons - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Leinster hopeful Fitzgerald and Reddan will feature against Dragons

Meanwhile, Matt O’Connor says Dave Kearney’s new contract is as good as signed.

# dragons - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Dragons sign Welsh international duo Byrne and Brew

The recent trend of players leaving Wales has reversed briefly with these two signings.

# dragons - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

Close shave for Cardiff but Halfpenny proves his worth Pro12 This post contains videos

Close shave for Cardiff but Halfpenny proves his worth

The Welsh fullback kicked five penalties in his side’s home win over Dragons.

# dragons - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

Statement war continues as Welsh club rugby future remains in doubt

The latest words from the RRW change very little, but push the deadline for decision back a month.

# dragons - Friday 27 December, 2013

Video: Toby Faletau scores for the Dragons after smart line-out move

The Wales and Lions No. 8 was the beneficiary of some intelligent play by his region in the Pro12 last night.

# dragons - Monday 23 December, 2013

Lam: We wanted to carry on the momentum from Toulouse

The Connacht coach is hopeful that the belief garnered in the Heineken Cup can sustain strong festive form.

# dragons - Sunday 22 December, 2013

Muldoon hails effort of Connacht’s young front row after Dragons drama

“Conditions weren’t great, the rugby wasn’t great, but the win was. And that’s all that matters.”

# dragons - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Parks keeps cool to guide Connacht to victory over Dragons

The Scot helped the western province off the foot of the Pro12 table with two brilliant late kicks.

# dragons - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Children can go watch Connacht versus Dragons for free this weekend

The province is hoping to keep up their Heineken Cup momentum

# dragons - Friday 29 November, 2013

Keatley kicks Munster to victory against the Dragons

The out-half slotted six penalties to give Rob Penney’s side an 18-14 win in Wales.

# dragons - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Munster looking for momentum as Perpignan tests loom

International prop Stephen Archer says the southern province are focusing on the Dragons on Friday night.

# dragons - Friday 1 November, 2013

Pro12: Leinster tough it out to claim win over Dragons

Leinster were made to work for the win, but tries from Aaron Dundon and Noel Reid sealed victory.

# dragons - Friday 11 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge Video emerges of ‘dungeon’ found beneath Irish man’s apartment Property Porn

Video emerges of ‘dungeon’ found beneath Irish man’s apartment

The calls are coming from inside the house…

# dragons - Saturday 28 September, 2013

Pro12: Munster win gives Cork something to cheer

Munster beat the Dragons 23-9 in Musgrave Park this evening.

# dragons - Saturday 7 September, 2013

Anscombe demands better from ‘lethargic’ Ulster

‘Some guys have seriously got to look at the way they’re performing.’

# dragons - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Muller wary of Dragons despite winning run in Wales

The Springbok says the Ulster squad is fully fit and eager to get back doing what they love.

# dragons - Sunday 14 April, 2013

More of the same from try-scoring Bowe and he’ll be a Lion this summer

‘He will hopefully do enough to convince Warren Gatland he warrants a seat on the plane,” said the Ulster coach Mark Anscombe.

# dragons - Friday 12 April, 2013

‘After last week, the guys want to prove a point’ – Ulster’s Robbie Diack

The back-row wants to put Dragons to the sword and confirm a Pro12 semi-final slot.

# dragons - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

Pro12: Tommy Bowe in line for Ulster start against Dragons

The news on Luke Marshall and Johann Muller is less promising.

# dragons - Thursday 28 February, 2013

Make or break: Jackson named outhalf for Ulster’s Italian date

Leinster and Connacht have also named their team for Friday’s Pro12 matches.

# dragons - Friday 11 January, 2013

Heineken Cup: O’Halloran return softens Parks blow for Connacht

Danie Poolman is also missing from the line-up for the tough away trip to face Harlequins.

# dragons - Monday 7 January, 2013

Elwood claims Connacht are ‘back on the horse’ after thumping win over Dragons London Calling This post contains videos

Elwood claims Connacht are ‘back on the horse’ after thumping win over Dragons

Try-scoring forward George Naoupu is expected to be fit for the Harlequins match after he was taken off on 31 minutes.

# dragons - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Pro12: Connacht comfortably tame Dragons

Eric Elwood’s men became the third Irish province to record an impressive win this weekend.

Pro12: Elwood wants Connacht to finish what they have started

The westerners have squandered three clear try chances in their defeats to Munster and Leinster.

1 2