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# ulster-rugby - Yesterday’s News

Ulster announce the signing of South African flanker Marcell Coetzee

The 28-time capped Springbok will join later this summer.


# ulster-rugby - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

‘He’s an icon, a man of great substance and a force of nature’ – Les gives POC a Kiss goodbye

The former Ireland defence coach knows Paulie better than most.

# ulster-rugby - Friday 5 February, 2016

A bruiser in Belfast as Paddy Jackson’s late, late show gets Ulster the win

There were two yellow cards for the Dragons while four Ulstermen were forced off with injuries.

# ulster-rugby - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Ireland U20 international opts to leave Ulster and sign two-year deal with Munster

Sammy Arnold will move south at the end of the season.

Ireland leave Jackson out of Six Nations opener as out-half returns to Ulster

PJ won’t feature for Ireland against Wales this weekend.

# ulster-rugby - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

Ludik targets Ireland qualification as he pens Ulster contract extension

The versatile back becomes eligible for Joe Schmidt’s side in 2017.

Ulster poised to sign Springbok international Ryan Kankowski – reports

The 30-year old can play flanker or number eight.

# ulster-rugby - Friday 29 January, 2016

Stuart Olding returns for Ulster after 10 months out through injury

The Ireland international has not featured since last March.

# ulster-rugby - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Ireland international Olding eyeing Ulster’s 12 shirt on return from ACL injury

The 22-year-old has been through tough times in the last two seasons.

# ulster-rugby - Sunday 24 January, 2016

‘You could play him at 10 and he’d do a job’ – Payne shows class for Ulster

The 30-year-old Ireland international was in superb form in yesterday’s win over Oyonnax.

# ulster-rugby - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Another bad result for Ulster as Northampton rack up bonus-point win

The result means the Saints move above the Irish side on match points in the runners-up slots.

‘We’ve put pressure on others to deliver’ – Ulster face waiting game

The northern province are happy they’ve done all they can.

Payne’s class at 15, clever strike plays and more Ulster talking points

Ulster must now wait on other results in Europe.

Ulster give themselves quarter-final chance with hammering of Oyonnax

The northern province ran in eight tries in total at Kingspan Stadium.

As it happened: Ulster v Oyonnax, Champions Cup

The Irish province are chasing a bonus-point victory this afternoon to keep their quarter-finals hopes alive.

Imposing ex-Leinster centre Sheridan embracing French mentality

The 26-year-old is enjoying life with Oyonnax after three years in England.

# ulster-rugby - Friday 22 January, 2016

Stuart McCloskey ‘rested’ for Ulster’s crucial Champions Cup clash with Oyonnax

The northern province are chasing a bonus point to give them the best chance of making the Champions Cup quarter-finals.

# ulster-rugby - Monday 18 January, 2016

Ireland international Ah You to join Ulster from Connacht next season

The 27-year-old tighthead is heading north this summer.

# ulster-rugby - Saturday 16 January, 2016

‘It’s not the ideal situation to be in’ – Kiss calls on his Ulster side to stand up and deliver

The northern province will depend on other results going their way next week.

Ulster blown away as second-half blast ensures Saracens of home quarter-final

All is not lost for the northern province, however.

As it happened: Saracens v Ulster, Champions Cup

We followed all the action from Allianz Park.

# ulster-rugby - Friday 15 January, 2016

Jared Payne will make his first appearance since the World Cup tomorrow

The fullback starts for Ulster’s visit to Saracens.

# ulster-rugby - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Williams blow for Ulster but Ireland’s Payne back in contention for Sarries clash

Stuart Olding is nearing his return from an ACL injury.

# ulster-rugby - Sunday 10 January, 2016

As it happened: Oyonnax v Ulster, Champions Cup

Les Kiss’ side complete incredible comeback to claim one-point win in France.

‘I still have a lot to offer on and off the pitch’: Humphreys primed for starting role

‘Players respect him, because what he says he can back up,’ says Humphreys of the man he’s keeping out of the side today.

# ulster-rugby - Friday 8 January, 2016

Gilroy returns to Ulster line-up but big names left out for Champions Cup trip

Les Kiss has made eight changes for Sunday’s meeting with Oyonnax in France.

# ulster-rugby - Monday 4 January, 2016

Analysis: O’Donoghue and O’Donnell shine in Munster’s back row

Anthony Foley has finally been able to get his best back row on the pitch.

# ulster-rugby - Saturday 2 January, 2016

‘We gave Munster a chance to stay in that game for too long’ – Kiss

Ulster head back into the Champions Cup after a disappointing home defeat.

McCloskey and Marshall among Ulstermen called into Ireland camp

11 of Les Kiss’ players are heading to Ireland camp tomorrow.

Brilliant back row, Keatley’s calm and more talking points from Munster’s win

Stuart McCloskey was exceptional for Ulster once again.

Keatley keeps his cool to arrest Munster slide with win away to Ulster

The under-fire out-half ensured his team avoided a sixth straight loss.

As it happened: Ulster v Munster, Guinness Pro12

Anthony Foley’s men were looking to end their five-game losing streak at the Kingspan Stadium.

This Ireland international front row hits the west coast waves to clear his mind

Ulster’s back-up hooker wants to be more than just Rory Best’s apprentice.

# ulster-rugby - Thursday 31 December, 2015

From the Bangor Bulldozer to Baby BOD: 5 Irish young guns who broke out in 2015

The future of the back row – and the backline – looks bright in Ireland.

Andrew Trimble to become first Ulster player to reach 200 caps for the province

The Ireland winger will reach the landmark in tomorrow’s inter-pro clash.

# ulster-rugby - Sunday 27 December, 2015

‘Nick has been a great servant and is a great man’ – Kiss praises match-winner Williams

Ulster’s good run of form continued in Galway last night.

# ulster-rugby - Saturday 26 December, 2015

Late Williams try snatches interpro victory for Ulster in Galway

It was a low-scoring, but entertaining, affair at the Sportsground.

# ulster-rugby - Friday 25 December, 2015

Something has to give as Connacht patch themselves up for Ulster clash

Connacht have won seven straight on home turf, but have managed just one win in 18 against the northern province.

# ulster-rugby - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

Nucifora addresses foreign signings as World Cup disappointment lingers

The IRFU’s performance director says he has no doubt the provinces can remain competitive in Europe.

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