Wednesday 9 April, 2014
The Leinster academy back row is currently on loan with Connacht.
The Kiwi is suspended until Ulster’s home clash with Leinster.
Rory Best and Ruan Pienaar both face six weeks out, while Dan Tuohy and Roger Wilson will not return until May.
Not a shrimp or a barbie in sight.
And elsewhere, Ulster have signed up a former Munster prop.
The sheer size of the French centre makes it difficult for Gordon D’Arcy to keep his missed tackle count to a minimum.
Tuesday 8 April, 2014
The international winger is calling it as he sees it on TV3.
It’s not pleasant viewing from the away dugout in the Westfalen Stadium.
Head coach Matt O’Connor is keen that his side learn the lessons of their sub-par display in France.
The winger has strained his medial ligaments, but head coach Matt O’Connor insists he’ll return before the end of the season.
Monday 7 April, 2014
The New Zealander was forced to tear up his plans and start again after just four minutes against Saracens.
It was a rollercoaster weekend of rugby with plenty of ups in Thomond Park.
Sunday 6 April, 2014
Jamie Heaslip said the loss is hard to take, but admits that Toulon were better in most facets of the game.
If you think you were disappointed watching the Heineken Cup today, spare a thought for these guys.
The reigning champions always looked to be a step ahead of their predecessors today.
The winger had felt that everything was in place for Ulster this year.
Can Leinster bring a Heineken Cup semi-final to Dublin? Or will Munster have to head to Marseille.
Ulster captain told his players that beating Saracens would have been a greater achievement than winning the World Cup, but it was not to be.
Leinster will have to topple the reigning champions to maintain an interest in the Heineken Cup.
Saturday 5 April, 2014
Jared Payne’s early red card turned the tide irreversibly in Saracens’ favour.
We’re going minute-by-minute from the new Grandstand in Ravenhill as Ulster try to take their place in the semi-finals.
12 months on from their last meeting in Twickenham, the northern province welcome the Premiership leaders for a special night in Ravenhill.
Despite their separate successful histories, the fixture has only been played four times in the Heineken Cup.
Friday 4 April, 2014
The Leinster head coach has recent experience of taking on the European champions.
Thursday 3 April, 2014
Emmet McGuckin is the only survivor in Brian McIver’s high flying Oak Leaf side.
The number eight can’t get enough of the business end of the season.
Wednesday 2 April, 2014
‘It’s hard to put a decent spin on it,’ says the experienced scrum-half.
The winger has moved from international outsider to match-winner during the course of this season.
Tuesday 1 April, 2014
The hooker is counting the minutes to Saturday’s Heineken Cup quarter-final at Ravenhill.
Rory Best will also return to the side allowing Mark Anscombe to pick a full-strength squad.
“If we kick badly to these guys they will really hurt you,” says Leinster and Ireland coach Richie Murphy.
Monday 31 March, 2014
The Black Cats rallied after falling 2 – 0 down, but it was a case of too little too late.
‘New challenge, but the same principles’: Jennings calls on Leinster to manage emotion on trip to Toulon
The flanker admits that the reigning champions could prove Leinster’s toughest opponent to date, but that will not mean a change in approach.
The forwards coach has been named the new director of rugby with the club he has previously represented as a player and a coach.
The trio have modified training loads early this week, but will be fit and ready for Sunday’s clash with the champions.
Sunday 16 March, 2014
Put down that ice-pack and get your tux on for our big end-of-Championship awards bash.
They’ll have a little extra luggage than they left with.
Here’s where we all wish we were tonight.
Saturday 15 March, 2014
The captain doesn’t sound like a man ready to stop at two championship medals.
When will we see his likes again?