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Stockdale sidelined for up to 8 weeks

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster winger Jacob Stockdale has been ruled out for six to eight weeks with a grade 2 hamstring strain sustained in training last week.   The 22-year-old was unlikely to feature in the first few...

Henry Speight joins Ulster on a short-term deal

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster Rugby have confirmed that Australia international Henry Speight has agreed to join the Province on a short-term contract.       The 30-year-old back three star...

CONFIRMED: PRO14 fixtures for the 2018/19 season

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The PRO 14 have confirmed the fixtures for the 2018/19 season, with Wales hosting the opening night of the new season on August 31 when the first of 152 international club rugby games take place in...

Ulster Sign Irish-Qualified Billy Burns

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster Rugby has confirmed that Gloucester's Irish-qualified flyhalf Billy Burns will join the Province this summer on a two-year contract.   Burns made his Gloucester debut as a 17-year-old in...

Alex Codling joins Harlequins Coaching Staff

1 month ago by Harlequins

Harlequins announced today that Alex Codling has joined its coaching staff as forwards coach.   The 44-year-old moves to Twickenham from RFU Championship runners-up and British & Irish Cup winners...

Former Ulster head coach Jono Gibbes joins La Rochelle

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

La Rochelle have confirmed that former Ulster Rugby head coach Jono Gibbes has agreed to join the Top 14 club as sporting director on a four-year deal.   The 41-year-old was promoted to the role...

OFFICIAL: Perpignan sign Paddy Jackson

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Perpignan president François Rivière has confirmed that former Ulster flyhalf Paddy Jackson has signed for the club on a two-year deal.   Perpignan have added the 25 test cap Irish...

Daniel Soper joins Ulster coaching team

2 months ago by Ulster Rugby

Ulster Rugby has confirmed that Daniel Soper will join the coaching team next season in the position of Skills Coach.       Following on from the announcement of new Head Coach...

Pienaar to join Ulster's coaching staff in 2019?

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

In an interview with Midilibre Montpellier president Mohad Altrad confirmed that Ruan Pienaar's family has failed to adapt to life in the South West of France and ultimately moved back to...

Jared Payne forced into retirement

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland and Ulster utility back Jared Payne, 32, has been forced to retire from playing professional rugby after he was unable to sufficiently recover from a head injury sustained while on tour with the...