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Dublin: 13 °C Friday 28 August, 2015


# ulster - Yesterday’s News

Bowe and Trimble included in strong Ulster team to face Edinburgh

Trimble lines out for Ulster for the first time since October.

# ulster - Friday 21 August, 2015

Leinster’s cavalry overpower Ulster as Schmidt watches on

Ireland’s head coach watched a seven-try friendly with both sides using more than 30 players during the 80 minutes.

‘I love what Munster stands for… the spirit, culture, never-say-die attitude’

Niamh Briggs and her squad are preparing to defend their interprovincial title in the coming weeks.

# ulster - Thursday 20 August, 2015

11 months after last appointment, Down football is searching again for a senior manager

Jim McCorry has left his position in the Mourne County.

# ulster - Friday 14 August, 2015

Leinster and Toulon set for December double-header in Champions Cup

Leinster open up against Wasps, Munster face Treviso while Ulster take on Oyonnax.

# ulster - Monday 3 August, 2015

‘The standard of sessions has gone through the roof’ – Trimble ready to prove his worth

Schmidt ‘values someone who makes other players look good’.

# ulster - Sunday 2 August, 2015

Henderson targets World Cup starts as excitement and fitness grows

The dynamic Ulsterman offers interesting options at lock and blindside flanker.

# ulster - Thursday 23 July, 2015

11 international imports who struggled to make an impact for the provinces

Kane Douglas isn’t the only one.

Here’s who the Pro12 clubs have signed for the 2015/16 season

The Irish, Scottish, Welsh and Italian sides have struggled to compete with French and English wealth.

# ulster - Friday 17 July, 2015

Munster and Ulster to meet in Pro12 on eve of World Cup final

The pair will likely be meeting without their internationals stars.

# ulster - Friday 10 July, 2015

Former Irish women’s coach Philip Doyle has landed himself a new job

Doyle will take charge of Ulster’s Womens team.

# ulster - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Cameos of Murphy brilliance enough to help Donegal squeeze past Derry in Ulster semi-final

Martin O’Reilly scored the goal that edged Donegal into another provincial decider against Monaghan.

As it happened: Donegal v Derry, Ulster SFC semi-final

We went minute-by-minute as Rory Gallagher’s took on Derry for a place in the provincial final.

# ulster - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Leinster to face Toulon-bound Paul O’Connell in Champions Cup pool stage

Leinster also face Bath and Wasps in a treacherous Pool 5.

# ulster - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

How to avoid Toulon and all you need to know about the Champions Cup pool draw

Apart from Connacht being a tier one seed in the Challenge Cup, it’s all a bit complicated.

# ulster - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

We give our end-of-season report cards to the four Irish provinces

How did your province rate this season?

# ulster - Sunday 31 May, 2015

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It’s going to lash rain today and tomorrow

But don’t worry, the sun will start shining just in time for everyone doing their Leaving Cert.

# ulster - Saturday 30 May, 2015

‘More tries. More competitive. More punters – The season that the Pro12 fought back’

Neil Treacy reflects on a record-breaking year for the league.

# ulster - Friday 22 May, 2015

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Polls closed: Here’s a snapshot of the turnout across the country

An awful lot of you turned out to vote.

Stormer of a semi-final ends in heartbreak for Ulster

Finn Russell’s nerveless late conversion sent Glasgow into a second consecutive final.

Missing grunt and more talking points before Ulster’s Pro12 semi in Glasgow

This has the makings to be the best Pro12 play-off ever.

# ulster - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Danny Barnes and 4 more of the best Pro12 semi-finals

The play-off stage of the league has lived in the shadow of European finals, until now.

# ulster - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Ciarán McDonald and a host of former GAA stars to play in Ulster v Rest of Ireland match

The teams will meet in charity game next week.

‘We had 14 guys who couldn’t train’: Ulster coach defends weakened selection for Pro12 shake-up

With fresh bodies due to come back for the return to Scotstoun, will Neil Doak’s gamble pay off?

# ulster - Monday 18 May, 2015

After 10 failed attempts, there will finally be an away winner in the Pro12 semi-finals

This weekend’s play-offs are the most evenly balanced since the competition changed structure.

# ulster - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Craig Gilroy wins the best try award, but misses out on Pro12 Player of the Season gong World Wide Webb This post contains videos

Craig Gilroy wins the best try award, but misses out on Pro12 Player of the Season gong

Both Player of the Season awards went to scrum-halves at this evening’s awards ceremony.

# ulster - Saturday 16 May, 2015

Champions Cup failings helped bring about this perfect Pro12 storm

10 teams have something worth playing for this weekend, and it’s all thanks to the men who killed the Heineken Cup.

# ulster - Friday 15 May, 2015

Here’s what Munster, Ulster and Connacht need to happen in the Pro12

There’s a whole lot riding on the last round of the Pro12 for three Irish provinces.

# ulster - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

‘We can go away and win anywhere’ — Ulster centre McCloskey

The abrasive centre has had a double-edged sword of a season, but he’s a long way from the scrum-half who played in school.

Iain Henderson free to play after ‘unwarranted’ red card v Munster

Ulster’s Pro12 chances just got a whole lot better.

# ulster - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Here’s where you can watch the gripping final weekend of the Pro12

The league has announced their plans for the semi-final weekend too.

# ulster - Sunday 10 May, 2015

‘We ran out of numbers against 14 men’ – Munster’s Foley left frustrated

Ulster tries late in each half ultimately cost the southern province an important win.

# ulster - Saturday 9 May, 2015

Pressure rising for Ulster v Munster as play-off squeeze takes hold

Provinces south and north go head to head today with a crucial home Pro12 semi-final on the line.

# ulster - Friday 8 May, 2015

Iain Henderson ‘relishing the confrontation’ with Peter O’Mahony

The rivals for Ireland’s number six jersey boast contrasting styles and will collide on Saturday.

# ulster - Thursday 7 May, 2015

‘Some rugby careers don’t last 5 years’ — Jared Payne

The Ulster and Ireland centre can see no sense in the proposed change to rugby’s eligibility rules.

# ulster - Thursday 30 April, 2015

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# ulster - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Tyler Bleyendaal’s Munster career began with a big win over Ulster

Young Munster man Diarmuid McCarthy continued his resurgence with another two tries.

# ulster - Sunday 26 April, 2015

Inconsistency the big issue Leinster need to address — Matt O’Connor

The Australian believes the performance against Toulon is evidence that Leinster can compete with the best.

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