# jared-payne - Wednesday 19 April, 2017
Warren Gatland has ended up picking Jared Payne for the Lions a decade after cutting him.
The former Munster flanker feels Cian Healy is unlucky to miss out.
Warren Gatland has named a 41-man squad to tour New Zealand this summer.
Donnacha Ryan, Keith Earls and Simon Zebo are among those to miss out on selection.
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# jared-payne - Monday 20 March, 2017
The Ulsterman showed his attacking quality from fullback against England.
# jared-payne - Thursday 16 March, 2017
Conor Murray has not recovered from his shoulder injury for the clash with the already-crowned champions.
# jared-payne - Friday 10 March, 2017
Les Kiss’s side can move into the top four with a win on Saturday evening.
# jared-payne - Tuesday 7 March, 2017
Ireland are unlikely to make changes to their starting side for the clash with Wales.
# jared-payne - Monday 6 March, 2017
But Rob Kearney came through training this morning and reported no further issues with his groin.
# jared-payne - Friday 3 March, 2017
Jared Payne, Charles Piutau and Sean Reidy got the tries for Les Kiss’s side.
# jared-payne - Thursday 2 March, 2017
Elsewhere, big news for Irish boxing fans and Paul McGinley offers up some interesting comments on Rory McIlroy’s latest controversy
Leinster back row Jack Conan and Munster prop Dave Kilcoyne have also been added.
# jared-payne - Monday 27 February, 2017
The 31-year-old made his return from a kidney injury for Ulster yesterday.
# jared-payne - Thursday 1 December, 2016
Andrew Trimble will also miss the back-to-back clashes with Clermont with a foot tendon problem.
# jared-payne - Tuesday 1 November, 2016
The All Black centre says he’s been apologising to Irish supporters everywhere since denying Joe Schmidt’s men victory in Dublin.
# jared-payne - Thursday 27 October, 2016
Les Kiss makes eight changes for the sell-out showdown at Ravenhill.
# jared-payne - Friday 7 October, 2016
That and more points to ponder after Pat Lam defeated Ulster for the first time.
Ulster went to Galway with five wins from five this season, but came well and truly unstuck.
# jared-payne - Thursday 22 September, 2016
Elsewhere, Carl Frampton nears massive rematch deal, Ireland launch new rugby jersey and Brive fly-half gets 14-week ban for eye gouging.
Les Kiss will be looking to make it four wins from four games in Scotland on Friday night.
# jared-payne - Thursday 16 June, 2016
Conor Murray and Robbie Henshaw are the only non-Ulster backs named for Ireland this weekend.
# jared-payne - Wednesday 15 June, 2016
Jared Payne enjoyed a fine game at fullback last weekend but insists Ireland need to improve again for Ellis Park.
# jared-payne - Sunday 12 June, 2016
The Ulsterman was outstanding as he started at fullback for the first time in Test rugby.
Jared Payne’s try was a fine example of Ireland exploiting space in the Boks’ defence.
# jared-payne - Thursday 9 June, 2016
The Ireland head coach is confident Paddy Jackson will step up in Johnny Sexton’s absence.
Jordi Murphy will be an important figure against the Springboks on Saturday.
# jared-payne - Wednesday 9 March, 2016
Meanwhile, Bertram Allen has secured Ireland’s Olympic spot in show jumping
Joe Schmidt looks likely to avoid sweeping changes to his starting team this weekend.
With the Leinster man struggling with injury, Jared Payne is a strong option at fullback.
# jared-payne - Tuesday 8 March, 2016
The Ulster back suffered a torn hamstring and quad after playing on with injury against France.
# jared-payne - Tuesday 1 March, 2016
Ireland say the Kiwi will be ready for 12 March after proving his fitness with the medics today.
# jared-payne - Tuesday 23 February, 2016
The Kiwi took almost a full part in training on Monday, but was back in the physio room today.
# jared-payne - Monday 22 February, 2016
Keith Earls is also back in full training ahead of this weekend’s visit to Twickenham.
# jared-payne - Thursday 18 February, 2016
The 30-year-old will remain with Ulster until 2018.
# jared-payne - Wednesday 10 February, 2016
Paul O’Connell remains highly respected by all in the current Ireland squad.
# jared-payne - Monday 8 February, 2016
We pick apart the defensive performance from Joe Schmidt’s men in Dublin yesterday.
# jared-payne - Wednesday 3 February, 2016
The 30-year-old Ulsterman is eager to get more games under his belt.
# jared-payne - Monday 1 February, 2016
Introducing the Ulsterman at inside centre can change how Ireland’s backs operate.
# jared-payne - Saturday 23 January, 2016
Ulster must now wait on other results in Europe.
# jared-payne - Tuesday 19 January, 2016
‘We’ve been talking about it for years, but our performances haven’t improved in big games’ — Jared Payne
The Ireland international says he hasn’t spoken to Joe Schmidt about whether he’ll be needed as a centre or fullback option next month.