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# ulster-rugby - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Predicting Ireland's first-choice XV for the 2023 Rugby World Cup

Bernard Jackman, Murray Kinsella and Gavan Casey had several different visions as they gazed into the future.

# ulster-rugby - Sunday 14 June, 2020

Ex-Ulster player and Wallabies winger joins French club Biarritz

Henry Speight has signed a three-year deal with the French second division outfit.

# ulster-rugby - Thursday 11 June, 2020

'The Stormers coming to Thomond Park': Would you be in favour of a new-look Pro18? Expansion This post contains a poll

'The Stormers coming to Thomond Park': Would you be in favour of a new-look Pro18?

Bernard Jackman, Murray Kinsella and Gavan Casey discuss the very real prospect of South Africa’s Super Rugby franchises joining the Pro14.

# ulster-rugby - Thursday 9 April, 2020

'He said: 'Why can you sprint when I blow the whistle but you can't sprint to chase a kick when you're tired?''

Darren Cave gives Murray Kinsella and Gavan Casey an insight into how Dan McFarland has transformed Ulster.

# ulster-rugby - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

No Belfast school in the final for first time in 26 years, as Wallace High prevail

They set up a showdown with Royal School Armagh after overcoming Methodist College.

# ulster-rugby - Monday 24 February, 2020

Ulster trip among Pro14 games postponed due to Coronavirus outbreak in Italy

This weekend’s fixture between Zebre and Ospreys is also off.

# ulster-rugby - Saturday 22 February, 2020

No winning Belfast return for Pienaar as Ulster claim victory over Cheetahs

Tries from Ireland prop Tom O’Toole and winger Robert Baloucoune sent Ulster ten points clear of the Cheetahs.

# ulster-rugby - Friday 21 February, 2020

Hume and Lowry return as Ulster make five changes for Cheetahs

Bill Johnston starts at 10 for the hosts, while Nick Timoney and Jordi Murphy also return to the starting line-up.

# ulster-rugby - Monday 17 February, 2020

Ulster rule out Kiwi back for the rest of the season due to injury

Matt Faddes is set to undergo surgery for a shoulder problem.

# ulster-rugby - Thursday 13 February, 2020

Reidy sees form for Ulster rewarded with two-year contract extension

The openside tops the tackle-count table in the Pro14 this season and has featured in all of Ulster’s Champions Cup games since 2016.

# ulster-rugby - Thursday 6 February, 2020

Ulster's Treadwell cleared following Champions Cup disciplinary hearing

Treadwell had been cited for his tackle on Tom Ellis during Ulster’s Champions Cup win against Bath.

# ulster-rugby - Saturday 18 January, 2020

As it happened: Ulster v Bath, Heineken Champions Cup

Follow all the action live as Dan McFarland’s side welcome Bath to Belfast.

# ulster-rugby - Saturday 11 January, 2020

As it happened: Clermont v Ulster, European Rugby Champions Cup

Dan McFarland’s northern province lost a tough test in France.

'It's a buzz that I find infectious and absolutely loved from minute one against Leicester last year'

Will Addison and Ulster are going to Clermont in expectation, not in hope.

# ulster-rugby - Friday 10 January, 2020

Coetzee and Murphy return to Ulster team for Clermont clash

Head coach Dan McFarland has made just two changes to the team that beat Munster last Friday.

# ulster-rugby - Friday 3 January, 2020

Derby drought not a concern for Munster ahead of tonight's clash with Ulster

Munster head to Kingspan Stadium after registering just one try in their festive interpros so far.

# ulster-rugby - Thursday 2 January, 2020

Ulster's Henderson and Stockdale return for Munster clash

Ulster make three changes ahead of tomorrow’s showdown with Munster.

Starts for Carbery, Murray and O'Mahony among 10 changes for Munster

Several of the southern province’s big hitters return for tomorrow night’s game against Ulster.

# ulster-rugby - Wednesday 1 January, 2020

Ulster's Matty Rea ready to test himself against the man 'we all aspire to be'

After a tough 2018-19 campaign, Rea has become an integral part of Ulster’s back-row picture this season.

# ulster-rugby - Tuesday 31 December, 2019

Connacht's Paddy McAllister cleared following dangerous tackle citing Accidental This post contains videos

Connacht's Paddy McAllister cleared following dangerous tackle citing

Coetzee clash ruled ‘accidental’ by disciplinary committee.

# ulster-rugby - Monday 30 December, 2019

McAllister to face disciplinary committee over dangerous tackle against Ulster

The Connacht prop has been cited following a nasty collision with Marcell Coetzee during Friday’s game.

# ulster-rugby - Saturday 28 December, 2019

'We burnt a lot of fuel there for no reward' - Friend rues Connacht's missed opportunities

Ulster came out on top in the interpro showdown.

# ulster-rugby - Friday 27 December, 2019

Poll: The best Irish rugby player of 2019 Voting Time This post contains a poll

Poll: The best Irish rugby player of 2019

Have your say on who was the best Irish rugby player over the past 12 months.

# ulster-rugby - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

'I'm loving feeling that kind of pain, knowing that this is only going to get better and better'

It has been a big week for young Ulster prop Tom O’Toole.

# ulster-rugby - Friday 13 December, 2019

As it happened: Harlequins v Ulster, European Rugby Champions Cup

Dan McFarland’s ran in five tries to pick up a bonus-point win at the Twickenham Stoop.

# ulster-rugby - Saturday 7 December, 2019

Cooney the hero as Ulster seal dramatic late victory

Dan McFarland’s men remain unbeaten in Europe and retake top spot in Pool Three of the Heineken Champions Cup.

'In 12 months' time kids will walk straight past you, and their Dad will be saying 'Do you know who that is there?''

Rory Best on learning to be himself as Ireland captain, legacy, and talking Brexit with Joe Schmidt.

# ulster-rugby - Friday 6 December, 2019

Jacob Stockdale moves to 15 for Ulster's showdown with Harlequins

Craig Gilroy has been included on the wing as Stockdale covers for the suspended Will Addison.

# ulster-rugby - Thursday 5 December, 2019

'There's a real emphasis on if somebody speaks with a non-Irish accent, they must be better at rugby than us'

The former Ulster and Ireland captain believes the enjoyment has been taken out of rugby.

# ulster-rugby - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Best hopes 'hilarious' Farrell doesn't lose element of fun as he steps into Schmidt's shoes

The former Ireland captain has explained how the incoming head coach likes to bring some comedy to his video review sessions.

# ulster-rugby - Friday 29 November, 2019

Ludik feeling right at home as he hits Ulster milestone

The South African will make his 100th appearance for the province when they play Scarlets.

# ulster-rugby - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Ludik to win 100th cap as Ulster name team to face Scarlets

Dan McFarland has made a number for changes to the side that beat Clermont.

The setbacks keep coming as Addison tries to recapture sparkling form

After overcoming injury issues a suspension is set to keep the Ulster player out of action.

# ulster-rugby - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Ulster's Addison receives 4-week suspension for 'reckless contact' Ban

Ulster's Addison receives 4-week suspension for 'reckless contact'

He is set to miss the province’s Champions Cup double-header against Harlequins as a result.

McFarland embraces diversity to forge Ulster bond

Another false dawn, or the beginning of something special in Belfast?

# ulster-rugby - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Ulster's Addison cited for tackle in Clermont win

The full-back will learn his fate following a hearing in London on Wednesday.

# ulster-rugby - Friday 22 November, 2019

As it happened: Ulster v Clermont, Heineken Champions Cup

As it happened: Ulster v Clermont, Heineken Champions Cup

John Cooney was outstanding as Ulster secured a vital home win.

# ulster-rugby - Thursday 21 November, 2019

Moore puts pen to paper on new Ulster contract

The prop is staying at the province until the summer of 2022.

McFarland makes changes to Ulster team for visit of Clermont

The head coach has brought in four new faces from the team that beat Bath last Saturday.

'Just when you think you have got it, a simple mistake like that can come back to you'

Marcell Coetzee hailed Ulster team-mate Jacob Stockdale after a priceless away win in their opening Champions Cup game.

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