Belfast Harlequins entertained Queen’s in this friendly game, prior to the commencement of the Community Conference next Saturday. From the start it was obvious that both teams intended to attack from deep, at times…Continue readingClub Men: Belfast Harlequins 28 Queen’s University 17 Preseason
We caught up with this game on the stroke of half time. Queen’s were leading 17 -7 through tries by Harry McMeekin, David Keelan and Simon McMaster. Belfast Harlequins had taken the lead early…Continue readingClub Men: Belfast Harlequins II 14 Queen’s University II 22 Friendly
[pullquote]Report and images courtesy of Bob Given Photography[/pullquote] Saturday’s McCrea Cup Semi Final, between Cooke and Belfast Harlequins, at Shaw’s Bridge, was a decidedly one sided affair. Cooke kicked off and immediately went on…Continue readingMcCrea Cup. Cooke 67 Belfast Harlequins 0
Carrickfergus completed a smash and grab raid at Deramore Park, coming away with a place in the Deloitte Junior Cup semi finals after a 0 – 7 win against Belfast Harlequins on a blustery…Continue readingJunior Cup. Belfast Harlequins 0 Carrickfergus 7
[pullquote]Report and picture credit – Davie Hayes Photography[/pullquote] It will have been a long drive home to Galway following a tough defeat in the Energia All Ireland League 2B to Belfast Harlequins. A confident…Continue readingEnergia AIL 2B. Belfast Harlequins 36 Galwegians 5.
[pullquote]Report and pictures Bob Given Photography [/pullquote] Belfast Harlequins Women hosted Dungannon Women in the Deloitte Junior Cup at Deramore Park on Sunday afternoon. The 1st half was a stop/start affair with neither team…Continue readingDeloitte Junior Cup. Belfast Harlequins 19 Dungannon 17.
Belfast Harlequins welcomed Dungannon to Deramore Park on a crisp but cold Saturday afternoon in the Energia AIL 2B. Three tries late in the first half set up Quins to pull away in the…Continue readingEnergia AIL 2B Belfast Harlequins 47 Dungannon 10
Belfast Harlequins recorded their second win in the Energia AIL 2B with a 38 – 10 win against Ballina at Deramore Park on Saturday afternoon. Belfast Harlequins come out on top 38 – 10…Continue readingEnergia AIL 2B Belfast Harlequins 38 Ballina 10
Belfast Harlequins entertained Queen’s University II’s in the Deloitte Conference on Sunday afternoon at Deramore Park with the home side recording a 37 – 17 win. Quins applied the early pressure and youngster Eva…Continue readingDeloitte Conference: Belfast Harlequins 37 Queens University II 17
Belfast Harlequins Women went straight to the top of the Deloitte Women’s Conference with an opening day win against North Down Women at Deramore Park on Sunday afternoon. Quins started the game strongly with…Continue readingClub Women: Quins open Deloitte Conference campaign with a win.
Rainey OB recorded a comprehensive 13- 45 win at Belfast Harlequins in the second round of the Ulster Senior Cup on Saturday afternoon. The Old Boys made their intentions clear as their scrum half…Continue readingClub Men: Belfast Harlequins 13 Rainey OB 45 (Senior Cup)
Belfast Harlequins survived a second half fight back by Bangor to take the points in the opening round of the SONI Ulster Rugby Premiership (Division 2) on Saturday afternoon at Deramore Park. Harlequins hold…Continue readingClub Men: Harlequins hold on for win in entertaining game with Bangor.
Our friends at Belfast Harlequins have asked us to give a shout out for their men’s “Get Into Rugby” programme which starts on 24th July at Deramore Park. If you, or any of your…Continue readingClub Men: Get into rugby at Belfast Harlequins.
Belfast Harlequins Women lifted the Rejenerate Shield on Sunday afternoon with a resounding win against, the newly formed, North Down Women at Carrickfergus Rugby Club. North Down, an amalgam of Bangor, Ards and Donaghadee…Continue readingClub Women: Belfast Harlequins 54 North Down 5 (Rejenerate Shield)
Ulster Women junior clubs have put together a Super Sunday of matches tomorrow afternoon at Carrick RFC. The afternoon features three matches as follows; Ulster Women Junior Cup Competitions 13:00 Carrickfergus – Dungannon Rejenerate…Continue readingClub Women: Super Sunday Preview.
Malone entertained local neighbours Belfast Harlequins at Gibson Park in the first round of the First Trust Senior Cup on Saturday afternoon. The home team progressed to the second round with a 29 –…Continue readingClub: Malone 29 Belfast Harlequins 24 First Trust Senior Cup
We haven’t covered any of the men’s All Ireland this season but a bit of local interest from one of our photographers got us along to the promotion play off between Belfast Harlequins and…Continue readingAIL Playoff: Belfast Harlequins 26 Omagh Academicals 20
Our second Crawford Cup match on Saturday afternoon was the entertaining tussle between Belfast Harlequins 3rds and Ards 2nds at Deramore Park. We’re still waiting for details for our match report but, at the…Continue readingCrawford Cup: Belfast Harlequins III 20 Ards II 13
Report by Jen Goodall. On a soggy Sunday at the Dub, Queens women hosted neighbours Belfast Harlequins in the Ulster Women’s Development League! Both sides looking to build on recent wins, this game was…Continue readingUlster Women’s Development League: Queens University 0 Belfast Harlequins 27
The Ulster Women’s Division 2 League kicked off this weekend with Belfast Harlequins entertaining Randalstown at Deramore Park. Thanks to a bit of Social Media prodding from the Quins girls we got a photographer…Continue readingWomen: Belfast Harlequins 13 Randalstown 0
Queen’s University RFC retain the Women’s Carrick 10’s title on Sunday 5th May at Carrickfergus RFC. The students kicked off their defence with a 63 – 0 win against Ballymoney The tries for the…Continue readingQueen’s University retain Carrick 10s Title
It was mixed fortunes for Ulster clubs in the AIL with only two wins out of a possible four on Sunday. After a bit of a revival last week, Ulster’s AIL 1 side, Cooke, went down…Continue readingWomen: AIL Week 4 Round Up
The Women’s All Ireland League kicked off this on Sunday with four Ulster sides involved in the opening day fixtures. Our featured match was an all Ulster affair with Belfast Harlequins beating City of Derry 43…Continue readingClub: Belfast Harlequins 43 City of Derry 0 WAIL 2N
It was a feast of rugby on Sunday afternoon as the Ulster Women’s Cup competitions reached their climax. With the teams competing in the Pool stages over the last six weeks the newly introduced…Continue readingWomen: Ulster Women’s Finals