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Lions Legends - Willie John McBride

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

“There was nothing that Willie John would ask of any man that he wasn’t prepared to do himself.” – Gareth Edwards.   “The biggest natural leader of British & Irish...

Lions Legends - Willie John McBride

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

“There was nothing that Willie John would ask of any man that he wasn’t prepared to do himself.” – Gareth Edwards.   “The biggest natural leader of British & Irish...

Ireland U20 Squad Announced For Six Nations

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ireland U20 squad has been confirmed for the 2019 U20 Six Nations Championship by Head Coach Noel McNamara.   The 40-man squad features 5 players who were capped across last season's U20...

Chris Henry To Retire From Rugby

2 years ago by Irish Rugby News

Ulster and Ireland back rower Chris Henry has today announced that he will retire from rugby with immediate effect. The 34-year-old played for Malone RFC, Wallace HS and Ballymena RFC, before earning provincial...

Chris Henry retires from rugby with immediate effect

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster and Ireland back-rower Chris Henry has today announced that he will retire from rugby with immediate effect.   The 34-year-old played for Malone RFC, Wallace HS and Ballymena RFC, before...

Ireland name 28-man squad for World Rugby U20 Championship

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland have named a 28-man squad for this summer's World Rugby U20 Championships in France. St. Mary's College clubman Caelan Doris, who was awarded a senior contract by Leinster last week, will...

Kernohan And Herron Come Into Reshuffled Ulster 'A' Back-Line

3 years ago by Irish Rugby News

The Ulster 'A' team has been announced for the British & Irish Cup round 4 rematch with Hartpury at Ballymena RFC's Eaton Park ground on Saturday (kick-off 2.30pm).   

Hooker Andrew Leads Youthful Ulster 'A' Team

4 years ago by Irish Rugby News

Ulster 'A' will host Cardiff Blues Premiership Select at Ballymena RFC in round 3 of the British & Irish Cup on Friday (kick-off 7pm), with coaches Kieran Campbell and Willie Anderson announcing a...

Ulster injury update

4 years ago by Ulster Rugby

Chris Henry (shoulder) and Stuart McCloskey (foot) have returned to contact training and should be available for selection later this month.Darren Cave (calf), Jacob Stockdale (finger infection), Louis...