Michael Bent rugby player
Michael Bent rugby player

Michael Bent

25th Apr 1986 1.85m/120kg Tighthead Prop

Leo Cullen throws a curveball with Ross Byrne's positional switch

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Having slipped to their first defeat of the PRO14 campaign against Connacht last week, Leinster have made an intriguing change ahead of their clash against Ulster this weekend with flyhalf Ross Byrne selected...

InterPro Team of the Week

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

In the clash of the unbeaten Conference leaders, Ulster made it ten wins from ten with a hard fought 15-10 victory over Munster in round 10 of the Pro14. Ulster got off to a strong start, with a try just...

PRO14 Derby Line Ups Confirmed

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The teams for Saturday's Guinness PRO14 Derbies have now been named and are listed below alongside Team Headlines, Match Official appointments and Live TV Broadcast information.   TEAM NEWS HEADLINES   #BENvZEB Despite...

Dan Leavy set for his first game in over a year and a half

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Leinster Rugby team to face Zebre tomorrow in Round 3 of the Guinness PRO14 has been announced by Head Coach Leo Cullen.     Cullen has named a total of four uncapped players in his match...

PRO 14 Preview & LineUps: Leinster Rugby Vs Dragons

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The teams of the Pro 14 have barely enjoyed a chance to catch their breath after the conclusion of the 2019-20 tournament before the 2020-21 spectacle kicks off on Friday night.     Current...

Team News: Leinster And Dragons Name Strong Line Ups For PRO14 Season Opener

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Johnny Sexton will lead Leinster for the first game of the new Guinness PRO14 season with Jamison Gibson-Park his half-back partner while Dragons' prop Aaron Jarvis is recalled to the starting line-up for the...

PRO14 Final | Leinster v Ulster line ups and preview

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

It’s an all-Irish affair on Saturday as Leinster take on Ulster for the title of Pro14 Champions.   The rivalry is steeped in history and of quite some significance as it happens to be the...

Leinster & Munster confirm line ups for PRO14 semi-final

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Although the stadium will be sparsely populated, an electric atmosphere is sure to germinate – nourished by 141 years of blood, sweat, tears and tradition - as the blue and red jerseys take the field...

PRO14 | Ulster v Leinster preview, line ups and more

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

In the first of the round’s Irish derbies, Ulster will aim to trip the spring in Leinster’s step after the latter’s narrow but brilliant victory over arch rivals Munster in Round 14....

PRO14 Returns | Leinster v Munster: Line ups, Preview and Stats

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

PRO14 rugby returns with a bang following a wait of over five months and, with an abbreviated finish to the 2019/20 season lying ahead, there is plenty at stake in the penultimate round of the regular...