Champions Cup Team of the Week: Round 3

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

1 Mako Vunipola - Saracens  2 Sean Cronin - Leinster Rugby  3 Tadhg Furlong - Leinster Rugby 4 Iain Henderson - Ulster Rugby  5 James Ryan - Leinster Rugby James Ryan was...

Zebo and his European Dream

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Racing 92 wing Simon Zebo has admitted he has “always dreamed” of winning the European Cup, ahead of his side’s Heineken Champions Cup Round 3 clash with Leicester Tigers at...

Ulster claim five points from Llanelli raid

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Summer signing Will Addison shone for Ulster in their bonus-point win over Scarlets in Llanelli tonight as the Irish province scored four tries to all but end the Welsh region's participation in the knockout...

Guinness PRO14 Round 10: Team of the Week

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

1. Ed Byrne - Leinster Rugby Gained the upper hand at scrum time, was also busy in the loose with 7 carries and made all of his tackles. 2. George Turner - Glasgow Warriors The Scotland hooker put in...

'One of the greatest things I've achieved' - Rory Best

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland captain Rory Best describes how being awarded an OBE at Buckingham Palace as "one of the greatest things" he has achieved.      

Nagle joins Ulster on loan

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster Rugby have confirmed that second row Ian Nagle has moved on loan from Leinster until the end of the 2018/19 season.     The 30-year-old started his career with Munster and also enjoyed...

PRO14 Round 8 Highlights: Benetton Rugby v Ulster Rugby

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster come away from Italy with a victory after a brave second half comeback. Benetton were extremely dominant in the first half and went in with the lead after a try from Faiva. Ulster hit back in the...

Chris Henry retires from rugby with immediate effect

1 month 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...

WATCH: Richard Hibbard takes a clearance kick to the head

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

      📺| @richardhibbard2 A.K.A 'The blonde Patrick Swayze' takes a clearence kick to the head here😬From his own payer!🤔😂#GuinnessPRO14 pic.twitter.com/TFr00z8X6g —...

Jean Deysel retires with immediate effect

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster Rugby have announced that former Springbok flanker Jean Deysel will retire from professional rugby, with immediate effect.   The South African enjoyed an excellent career that saw him win...