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# ulster - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Five-star Ulster leapfrog Glasgow and close the gap on Pro12 leaders

Les Kiss’s side ran out convincing winners at Kingspan Stadium this afternoon.

# ulster - Friday 17 February, 2017

Gilroy gets chance to stake Ireland claim in Ulster's Pro12 clash with Glasgow

Les Kiss makes eight changes for Saturday’s Ravenhill meeting.

# ulster - Friday 3 February, 2017

Castlebar Mitchels' defender and 2016 All-Ireland U21 winner among starters for Mayo

Castlebar hosts Saturday night’s tie.

# ulster - Friday 20 January, 2017

Tommy Bowe back in matchday XV despite Ulster's European ambitions coming to an end

They face Bordeaux at Kingspan Stadium tomorrow.

# ulster - Thursday 19 January, 2017

Ulster's South African lock completes move to Cardiff

Franco van der Merwe will leave at the end of the season having joined the province in 2014.

# ulster - Saturday 14 January, 2017

'We know we're close': McCloskey vows to improve Ulster fortunes with a little extra focus

The struggling northern province go to Exeter in need of a win tomorrow.

# ulster - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Ulster European hopes hang on Exeter clash, but Kiss insists it won't define the season

Ulster must win in Sandy Park this weekend to stand a chance at extending their European campaign.

Connacht add Farrell and Andress to European squad

Ulster have also added a front row to their Champions Cup squad and a confirmed date to their fixture list.

# ulster - Saturday 7 January, 2017

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Rugby's new tackle laws proved costly for Ulster in last night's narrow defeat

A penalty try in the second half gave the Scarlets a win that puts them seven points clear of Ulster.

# ulster - Friday 6 January, 2017

Ulster suffer setback in the Guinness Pro12 following loss to Scarlets

Jacob Stockdale crossed the whitewash for Ulster.

# ulster - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Return of Ireland quartet among 9 changes for Ulster's trip to Wales

Rory Best, Iain Henderson, Paddy Jackson and Luke Marshall will all start tomorrow night against Scarlets.

# ulster - Monday 2 January, 2017

'We definitely lacked composure': Leinster look for rhythm in final rounds of Champions Cup pool

Leo Cullen will lose a chunk of his squad for the first half of this week.

# ulster - Sunday 1 January, 2017

'We were error-ridden, to tell you the truth' -- Les Kiss

Defensive lapses gave Ulster a mountain to climb at the RDS yesterday.

# ulster - Saturday 31 December, 2016

Cullen laments a touch of rust and panic, but content with win over Ulster

The head coach felt players were a touch rusty in training after being given a pre-Christmas break.

O'Loughlin shines to beat Ulster, but Leinster leave bonus point behind

Leo Cullen’s men led 22 – 0 for much of the second half, but were unable to claim a fourth try.

As it happened: Leinster v Ulster, Guinness Pro12

We were at the RDS for the first of today’s interpros.

# ulster - Thursday 29 December, 2016

O'Loughlin hoping rivalry with Ringrose will inspire both players

Rory O’Loughlin is keen to build on an impressive start to his debut season for Leinster.

# ulster - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Aki ruled out until February as injury crisis forces Connacht to make 4 changes

“This week has probably been the most challenging I’ve had at Connacht,” says head coach Pat Lam.

Alleged gouging incident involving Ulster's Luke Marshall earns Clermont prop a 7-week ban

Etienne Falgoux will not be available for their remaining Pool games.

'He’s an extraordinary man, a gifted human being'

Cathal McCarron on the influence the Tyrone boss had in a special Ulster winning year.

# ulster - Monday 19 December, 2016

Trimble return boosts Ulster as they make 5-day turnaround from Clermont to Connacht

Kyle McCall, however, looks set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines after a ‘significant hamstring injury’.

# ulster - Sunday 18 December, 2016

Three second-half tries not enough for Ulster as powerful Clermont ease home

Tommy Bowe scored twice as Ulster gave a spirited second-half display after trailing by 21-0 at the interval.

As it happened: Clermont v Ulster, Champions Cup

Stade Marcel Michelin was the venue for today’s European clash.

Attack! Attack! Attack! Ulster determined to 'express themselves' in Clermont

Les Kiss is demanding an even better performance from his side.

# ulster - Friday 16 December, 2016

One change to Ulster side bidding for Clermont double

Les Kiss and his team will aim to secure back-to-back victories in France on Sunday afetrn

# ulster - Sunday 11 December, 2016

Harte stars as Ulster overcome Munster to reach Interprovincial football final

The Tyrone footballer tallied an impressive haul of 1-8.

All-Ireland final hero Callanan inspires Munster to 15-point semi-final win over Ulster

A routine victory in today’s clash at Semple Stadium.

# ulster - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Front-row boost for Ulster as South African prop Herbst commits until 2019

Wiehahn Herbst has signed a two-year contract extension with the northern province.

McGrath 'absolutely convinced' Fermanagh are ready to win first Ulster title

The Erne County boss also opens up on his lingering frustration over the Aidan O’Shea penalty incident.

# ulster - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

All the highlights from a perfect weekend for the Irish sides in the Guinness Pro12 Best Bits This post contains videos

All the highlights from a perfect weekend for the Irish sides in the Guinness Pro12

The four provinces were victorious before turning their attentions to European action this weekend.

Ireland international Dan Tuohy has left Ulster for Bristol

The veteran lock is heading to the Aviva Premiership strugglers, who’ll be coached by Pat Lam next season.

# ulster - Sunday 4 December, 2016

'We have to be expecting to win big games': Clermont a formidable foe in season-defining weeks for Ulster

Tommy Bowe looks ahead to the formidable challenge of facing Clermont in their own backyard.

# ulster - Friday 2 December, 2016

Ulster boosted by Henry and McCloskey return for Cardiff trip

The weather forced the northern province to postpone last weekend’s meeting with Zebre and they are in bad need of a win.

# ulster - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Tommy Bowe confident of hitting full speed in time for 6 Nations

The Ulster wing admits a touch of jealousy watching Ireland play on without hem, but he’s itching to get scoring tries in 2017.

# ulster - Friday 25 November, 2016

Too cold for comfort: Ulster's home clash with Zebre postponed due to frozen pitch

If you’re on your way to Kingspan Stadium, turn back.

# ulster - Friday 4 November, 2016

Poor first-half performance from Ulster proves costly against Edinburgh

The northern province trailed by 18 points at half-time.

# ulster - Thursday 3 November, 2016

Ulster without Jackson, Cave and Wilson as Kiss names team for Edinburgh clash

Rob Lyttle, Brett Herron and Clive Ross have earned starts.

# ulster - Monday 31 October, 2016

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Missed the Pro12 inter-pros this weekend? All the best bits are right here

It was a good weekend for the eastern and southern provinces.

# ulster - Saturday 29 October, 2016

Les Kiss says Ulster 'not good enough' after Munster defeat

His side let a 15-point lead slip through the cracks at Ravenhill last night.

'We want to carry that legacy that Axel left the team with'

Rassie Erasmus’ side pulled off an incredible comeback at Ravenhill last night.

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