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# jared-payne - Thursday 19 November, 2020

Payne thrilled with progress of 'one of the hardest workers' Lowry

The 22-year-old kept a high tempo throughout the 9-try demolition of Zebre, Ulster’s sixth straight win.

# jared-payne - Thursday 29 October, 2020

'Get the ball in his hands and make people tackle him': Payne excited by Stockdale threat

The Ulster defence coach has watched the 24-year-old evolve his understanding of a new position over the past year.

# jared-payne - Friday 9 October, 2020

Ulster's Gilroy out to hit top stride as he hails Payne's defensive influence

The 29-year-old has been working hard on his reads out on the edge of the defence.

# jared-payne - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

'We're going to have to up our game to have a chance': Ulster hoping to halt Connacht danger at source

Jared Payne is wary of an array of threats in the Connacht back-line.

# jared-payne - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Master and apprentice: Payne hails Schmidt's influence on his playing and coaching career

The former Ireland centre was part of Schmidt’s coaching staff on the summer tour to Australia.

# jared-payne - Monday 12 November, 2018

Impressive first start for Addison after being catapulted in for Henshaw

The Ulster back was sprung into the starting team around 20 minutes before kick-off.

# jared-payne - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

'It's not an easy place to come' - Payne knows big task in prospect as Ulster travel to Bloemfontein

Ulster defence coach Jared Payne knows his side face a tough trip to South Africa to take on the Cheetahs.

# jared-payne - Friday 27 July, 2018

After intense headaches and feeling just plain 'crap', Jared Payne has moved to a new chapter

‘Sometimes you felt like you had a bit of a hangover and other times it feels like something’s wrong in your head and you’re tempted to call A&E.’

# jared-payne - Friday 1 June, 2018

'He's been coaching for two years in our environment': Schmidt excited to bring Payne's influence to Oz

The head coach has long viewed the Ulster man as an invaluable presence on the field, so his off-field presence will be more than welcome approaching the first Test against the Wallabies.

# jared-payne - Monday 28 May, 2018

Jared Payne to take up coaching position with Ulster after head injury forces retirement

The 32-year-old will travel with Ireland on their tour to Australia to work with the national coaches as part of his development.

# jared-payne - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

'Unfortunately nothing has cleared it up just yet': Payne remains sidelined with headaches

The Ulster back has been sidelined since June.

# jared-payne - Thursday 8 February, 2018

'He's got a real understanding of the game': Schmidt welcomes Payne's coaching role

The 32-year-old will help Jono Gibbes and Dwayne Peel at Ulster during his continued layoff.

# jared-payne - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

'We have to realise our player pull isn’t as great as Leinster'

On Tuesday, Bryn Cunningham delivered an assessment of where Ulster are at right now.

# jared-payne - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

No return date in sight as Ulster deregister Jared Payne from Champions Cup squad

The Ireland international has been replaced by Johnny McPhillips.

# jared-payne - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Post-training headaches still keeping Jared Payne out of rugby

‘What we are doing is trying to make sure the welfare of Jared is foremost.’

# jared-payne - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

No return date in sight for Jared Payne as Ulster continue to monitor him closely

The Ireland international hasn’t played since June.

# jared-payne - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Jared Payne in race to be fit for Champions Cup but Ulster 'erring on the side of caution'

And Marcell Coetzee remains sidelined

# jared-payne - Sunday 11 June, 2017

'He was this floppy-haired kid with not a lot of meat on him'

Rory Best is pleased to have his Ulster teammates Iain Henderson and Jared Payne on tour alongside him.

# jared-payne - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

'They'd love to see me get smashed' - Payne on familiar soil in Auckland

The Ireland centre left the Blues for Ulster back in 2011.

# jared-payne - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Ireland's Jared Payne drops out of first Lions game through injury

The Ulsterman will miss the opening game of the the tour in New Zealand.

# jared-payne - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

'I coached Jared when I was at Waikato and I didn't renew his contract'

Warren Gatland has ended up picking Jared Payne for the Lions a decade after cutting him.

'It makes perfect sense': Quinlan not surprised by Payne's Lions inclusion

The former Munster flanker feels Cian Healy is unlucky to miss out.

Payne the bolter, 11 Irish Lions and some big-name omissions

Warren Gatland has named a 41-man squad to tour New Zealand this summer.

11 Ireland players included in British and Irish Lions squad for New Zealand tour

Donnacha Ryan, Keith Earls and Simon Zebo are among those to miss out on selection.

# jared-payne - Monday 20 March, 2017

Analysis: Jared Payne adds another dimension to Ireland's attack

The Ulsterman showed his attacking quality from fullback against England.

# jared-payne - Thursday 16 March, 2017

Marmion, Payne and Henderson start in Ireland's 6 Nations finale against England

Conor Murray has not recovered from his shoulder injury for the clash with the already-crowned champions.

# jared-payne - Friday 10 March, 2017

Olding switches to out-half as Ulster target playoff push against Zebre

Les Kiss’s side can move into the top four with a win on Saturday evening.

# jared-payne - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Schmidt set to retain Ringrose at 13 for Six Nations trip to Cardiff

Ireland are unlikely to make changes to their starting side for the clash with Wales.

# jared-payne - Monday 6 March, 2017

Jared Payne unlikely to start in Cardiff after suffering bruising in Ulster return

But Rob Kearney came through training this morning and reported no further issues with his groin.

# jared-payne - Friday 3 March, 2017

Ulster grind out victory in dreadful conditions but fail to land bonus point against Treviso

Jared Payne, Charles Piutau and Sean Reidy got the tries for Les Kiss’s side.

# jared-payne - Thursday 2 March, 2017

We'll Leave It There So: Familiar faces return for Ireland, Clarke's retirement and today's sport

Elsewhere, big news for Irish boxing fans and Paul McGinley offers up some interesting comments on Rory McIlroy’s latest controversy

Payne and Carbery back in Ireland's Six Nations squad for final two rounds

Leinster back row Jack Conan and Munster prop Dave Kilcoyne have also been added.

# jared-payne - Monday 27 February, 2017

Payne back in Schmidt's equation but others knocking on Ireland door too

The 31-year-old made his return from a kidney injury for Ulster yesterday.

# jared-payne - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Huge blow as kidney problem rules Jared Payne out for 'at least' three months

Andrew Trimble will also miss the back-to-back clashes with Clermont with a foot tendon problem.

# jared-payne - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

Ireland's 2013 tormentor Crotty looking forward to clash with old pal Jared Payne

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

Ulster rest Best, Trimble and Payne for tomorrow's derby clash with Munster

Les Kiss makes eight changes for the sell-out showdown at Ravenhill.

# jared-payne - Friday 7 October, 2016

Heffernan makes his mark as Connacht sizzle in win over Ulster

That and more points to ponder after Pat Lam defeated Ulster for the first time.

Connacht bridge 4-year wait to beat Ulster in inter-pro thriller

Ulster went to Galway with five wins from five this season, but came well and truly unstuck.

# jared-payne - Thursday 22 September, 2016

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We'll Leave It There So: McGregor camp deny injury, Sexton and Payne picked and today's sport

Elsewhere, Carl Frampton nears massive rematch deal, Ireland launch new rugby jersey and Brive fly-half gets 14-week ban for eye gouging.

Jared Payne to make first appearance of the season as Ulster ring changes for Glasgow test

Les Kiss will be looking to make it four wins from four games in Scotland on Friday night.

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