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Dublin: 16 °C Wednesday 23 April, 2014


# ulster - Friday 18 April, 2014

Impressive Glasgow mark Pro12 title credentials by out muscling Ulster

Mark Ansombe’s men will rue their lapses just before half time after defeat to the Warriors.

# ulster - Thursday 17 April, 2014

O’Driscoll returns at 13 for Leinster as Ulster bring back Cave

Jimmy Gopperth continues at out-half for Matt O’Connor’s side, while Mark Anscombe has recalled Tom Court and Sean Doyle.

‘It’s only taken me seven months!’ – Nick Williams hitting form for Ulster

The explosive No. 8 believes the northern province can make up for Heineken Cup disappointment in the Pro12.

# ulster - Monday 14 April, 2014

‘He’s almost got eyes on the back of his head’ – Schmidt pushing Bowe to next level

The Ulster wing has hit the 30 mark, but insists there is always scope for improvement amidst the competition out wide.

# ulster - Friday 11 April, 2014

Clinical eight-try Ulster dismantle Connacht to return to winning ways

Andrew Trimble scored a hat-trick for the northern province with Ireland coach Joe Schmidt watching on at Ravenhill.

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Eighth man arrested over attempted murder and loyalist disorder in Larne

Crowds of up to 100 people were involved in the violence last month. Trouble last night in Carrickfergus is being linked with those disturbances.

# ulster - Thursday 10 April, 2014

5 things to look out for during tomorrow’s Ulster v Connacht inter-pro derby

Tommy Bowe at 13, Connacht’s young stars and Rob Herring filling in for Rory Best are on the agenda.

Four Stars – 14 pics from Cork and Cavan’s golden age of U21 football

The Rebels and the Breffni maintained their dominance in Munster and Ulster last night.

Tommy Bowe to start at 13 for Ulster’s inter-pro clash with Connacht

Meanwhile, Pat Lam has named an unchanged side for the fourth week in-a-row ahead of the visit to Ravenhill.

Luke Marshall eyes silverware as the lining to ease Heineken Cup heartbreak

The Ulster centre talks us through his ‘interesting’ time as a winger and how he took his mind off the Heineken Cup exit.

# ulster - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Ulster count the cost of immense 14-man effort with six ruled out through injury

Rory Best and Ruan Pienaar both face six weeks out, while Dan Tuohy and Roger Wilson will not return until May.

Shoulder surgery rules O’Mahony out for rest of season

And elsewhere, Ulster have signed up a former Munster prop.

# ulster - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Ulster’s Jared Payne set for hearing in Dublin after red card against Saracens

Meanwhile, Munster say Casey Lualala will be in a cast for 10 days but should return for the semi-final against Toulon.

VIDEO: Ulster produce an emotional thanks to fans for Heineken Cup support

The Ravenhill faithful served up another memorable atmosphere during the quarter-final defeat to Saracens.

# ulster - Monday 7 April, 2014

Ulster’s woes grow as Pienaar and Best ruled out for at least six weeks

Mark Anscombe’s side have also seen Andrew Trimble, Roger Wilson, John Afoa and Dan Tuohy ruled out of action.

The most notable stats after a mixed bag of a Heineken Cup weekend

Leinster’s missed tackles, Munster’s rucking efficiency and Ulster’s share of possession all feature.

Anscombe proud of ‘scrambling’ Ulster after enforced tactical reshuffle

The New Zealander was forced to tear up his plans and start again after just four minutes against Saracens.

5 things we learned from the Heineken Cup quarter-finals

It was a rollercoaster weekend of rugby with plenty of ups in Thomond Park.

# ulster - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Bowe laments loss of ‘best opportunity Ulster may ever have’ to win Heineken Cup

The winger had felt that everything was in place for Ulster this year.

# ulster - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Incredible 14-man performance from Ulster comes up short against Saracens

Jared Payne’s early red card turned the tide irreversibly in Saracens’ favour.

As it happened: Ulster v Saracens, Heineken Cup quarter-final

We’re going minute-by-minute from the new Grandstand in Ravenhill as Ulster try to take their place in the semi-finals.

Bit by bit Bowe and Ulster in better place to beat Saracens

12 months on from their last meeting in Twickenham, the northern province welcome the Premiership leaders for a special night in Ravenhill.

# ulster - Friday 4 April, 2014

Pienaar: ‘Sport is a very powerful tool, it has the power to change the world’

The former Saracens player, coach and CEO will be in the Ravenhill stands for tomorrow night’s Heineken Cup tie.

Ulster’s Gilroy clocking his fastest times ever as best form remains elusive

The Ireland international wing is hoping that tomorrow’s clash with Saracens will give him the chance to impress.

# ulster - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Barritt believes Saracens’ subtle additions can help beat the away odds at Ravenhill

The England international centre says his side are hoping to continue their new-found ‘fluidity’ against Ulster.

# ulster - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

In Pics: Refurbished Ravenhill is looking slick as Ulster prepare for Saracens

The province gave a tour of the new facilities in the stadium ahead of the Heineken Cup quarter-final.

Daydream to reality: Trimble at top of his game and determined to stay there

The winger has moved from international outsider to match-winner during the course of this season.

# ulster - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

Ulster expect Pienaar to return for Saracens showdown

Rory Best will also return to the side allowing Mark Anscombe to pick a full-strength squad.

# ulster - Friday 28 March, 2014

Ulster name strong starting XV for Cardiff trip as Connacht remain unchanged

Loosehead prop Tom Court is set to make his 150th appearance for the northern province tomorrow.

# ulster - Friday 21 March, 2014

Edinburgh invite fans onto Murrayfield pitch, but warn of ‘parasitic worm’

Ulster supporters, it might be best not to take a souvenir back from Edinburgh tonight.

# ulster - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Fit-again Stephen Ferris to make first Ulster start since 2012 Fez

Fit-again Stephen Ferris to make first Ulster start since 2012

Meanwhile, Luke Marshall has recovered from concussion and is named at inside centre.

# ulster - Friday 14 March, 2014

Stephen Ferris back with a bang as Ulster grab bonus point win Fez

Stephen Ferris back with a bang as Ulster grab bonus point win

It was not all good news for Ulster, Ruan Pienaar appeared to injure his arm in the 26 – 13 win.

# ulster - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

The 5 provincial U21 football games on the GAA agenda this week

It’s a busy schedule of action in the provinces tomorrow night.

# ulster - Thursday 6 March, 2014

One alteration for Derry side to take on Cork as Tyrone ring the changes ahead of Kerry trip

It’s north v south in NFL Division one this Sunday.

Sligo Grammar into Connacht Senior Cup final, while Sullivan progress in Ulster

Finalists have been decided in the Senior Cups of the western and northern provinces.

Italy ought to beware Henderson’s ‘mutant strength’ — Trimble

The young Ulster forward is keen to prove he is much more than just an impact sub.

# ulster - Friday 28 February, 2014

It’s an important weekend of Pro12 rugby for…

These are the men who will be hoping to force Joe Schmidt’s hand with excellent performances for their provinces.

‘Fire in the belly, ice in the head’ – Johann Muller is an Ulster legend

Former Ulster fullback Adam D’Arcy explains what has made the South African such a vital presence at the province.

# ulster - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Tommy Bowe returns to Ulster’s starting team for Dragons clash

The Ireland international wing hasn’t played since November due to a groin injury.

# ulster - Monday 24 February, 2014

Ligament damage rules Vunipola out for remainder of Six Nations

The Saracens number eight’s new focus will be regaining fitness in time to face Ulster in the Heineken Cup.

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