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Aaron Sexton off track, on course for Ulster and Ireland 7s

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

As of this month, Aaron Sexton is officially off track.     At the start of the summer, Ireland’s fastest schoolboy was named among the year one recruits in the Ulster Rugby academy....

Iain Henderson appointed new Ulster Rugby captain

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster Rugby have today confirmed that Iain Henderson will take over the club's captaincy from the retiring Rory Best.     Best is hanging up his boots after the upcoming World Cup, with...

Ulster's new recruit struck with long-term injury

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster's new front row recruit Gareth Milasinovich has been dealt a cruel blow ahead of the new season after he suffered a knee injury in pre-season training that will delay his debut for the club.   The...

Ulster confirm their squad for the upcoming season

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ulster Rugby management team has confirmed the senior playing squad for next season, with 37 fully-contracted players and 7 development players included.   Of the 44 players named in the panel,...

Johnny McPhillips signs for Tigers

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have completed the signing of fly-half Johnny McPhillips from Ulster Rugby.     The 22-year-old has made 24 appearances for Ulster in the last two seasons after playing a...

PRO14 2019/20 Conferences Confirmed

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Using the Conference tables completed after Round 21 of the 2018/19 PRO14 season, teams were ordered from one to 14 based upon their final points totals and then ranked within their union.   The...

Former Springbok scrumhalf Ruan Pienaar in talks with two teams - reports

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Springbok scrumhalf Ruan Pienaar has been linked with a return to the Republic with either the Cheetahs or Sharks according to Afrikaans publication The Rapport.   Pienaar played for...

Solomons extends Worcester stay

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warriors Director of Rugby Alan Solomons has committed himself to the club until the end of the 2021/22 season.   Solomons’ existing contract was set to expire at the end of next season but...

Tuesday Morning Round Up

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nigel Owens to referee PRO14 Final     Nigel Owens has been appointed to referee the PRO14 Final between Glasgow Warriors and Leinster Rugby at Celtic Park this Saturday at 18.30 (local...

Ulster confirm the signing of young Munster outhalf

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster Rugby have confirmed the signing of Munster outhalf Bill Johnston will move to the Province this summer.   Johnston was a key member of the Ireland U20 side that reached the 2016 World Championship...