Which animals have the 2017 Lions resembled so far on tour?

5 days ago by Breaking News.ie : Rugby

Will the Lions be ready for New Zealand?

VIDEO: What Ruan Pienaar brings to Montpellier

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Having just confirmed his move to Montpellier for next season, South African scrum-half Ruan Pienaar has spent the last seven seasons with Ulster Rugby in Belfast.    The experienced Bok scrum-half,...

History of the Haka - explaining New Zealand's rugby ritual

3 weeks ago by Breaking News.ie : Rugby

The traditional New Zealand Maori war cry is a familiar spectacle in international Rugby matches – but what’s it all about?

Leicester Tigers sign Leinster forward Dominic Ryan

3 weeks ago by Breaking News.ie : Rugby

Leicester have announced the signing of Leinster back-row forward Dominic Ryan.

Tuesday Evening Round Up

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Michael Chieka has confirmed his Wallaby squad that will compete in the June Internationals against Fiji, Scotland and Italy. Scott Fardy, Kurtley Beale, Will Skelton and Taqele Naiyaravoro all miss...

Jean Deysel signs for Ulster Rugby

4 weeks ago by Ulster Rugby

Ulster Rugby have confirmed the signing of powerful Springbok back rower Jean Deysel, who will arrive at Kingspan Stadium in mid-July on a two-year deal. The 32-year-old South African, capped four times...

Ulster cancel Arno Botha's deal

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster has decided not to sign injury-plagued Bulls loose forward Arno Botha.   The Irish province announced in January that Botha would be joining them after Super Rugby on a two-year deal but...

Wednesday Evening Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulon prop Manasa Saulo has signed a two-year deal with Championship side London Irish. (Full story)   Dwayne Sweeney returns to Waikato for 2017 Mitre 10 Cup (Full story)   Connacht...

Rotherham Titans sign Jonny Murphy

1 month ago by Rotherham Titans

Rotherham Titans have announced the signing of hooker Jonny Murphy from Ulster Rugby. Murphy, 25, will join up with the Titans this summer and will add to the quality already at Clifton Lane ahead of...

Ulster Injury Update

1 month ago by Ulster Rugby

Charles Piutau underwent a routine ankle surgery on Monday and he is expected to return to training in approximately eight weeks. Puitau will therefore not represent Ulster or the Barbarians at the...