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2020-21 PRO14 Ulster Rugby Zebre Rugby

PRO14: Zebre 14 Ulster 57

Ulster make it six wins on the bounce with a nine-try victory over Conference A basement side Zebre last night. Marcell Coetzee scored four times to put him three tries clear of Gavin Coombes at the top of the PRO14 try scoring charts. Stewart Moore, Luke Marshall, Ethan McIlroy, Dave Shanahan and Bill Johnston added […]

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2020-21 PRO14 Ulster Rugby

PRO14: Teams up for Zebre v Ulster

Dan McFarland has rotated his side for the trip to Parma to take on Conference A basement side, Zebre. John Cooney, Matthew Rea, Kieran Treadwell and Matt Faddes are all left out of the match day 23 while Sean Reidy and Ian Madigan are named on the bench. After two solid cameo appearances against Cardiff […]

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2016-17 PRO14

Pienaar and Wilson depart on a win.

Ulster Rugby (10) 17 TRY: Roger Wilson, Andrew Trimble. CON: Paddy Jackson (2). PEN: Paddy Jackson. Leinster Rugby (6) 13 TRY: Penalty try. CON: Joey Carbery. PEN: Joey Carbery (2). Ulster Rugby came out on top 17 – 13 against Leinster in an emotionally charged PRO12 match at Ravenhill on Saturday afternoon. As I was […]

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2016-17 PRO14

Ulster Rugby’s playoff hopes end in Swansea

Ospreys Rugby (17) 24 TRY: Tom Habberfield, Tyler Ardron, Brendon Leonard. CON: Dan Biggar (3). PEN: Dan Biggar Ulster Rugby (3) 10 TRY: Jacob Stockdale. CON: Paddy Jackson. PEN: Paddy Jackson. Ulster Rugby’s playoff hopes took a fatal hit on Saturday afternoon with a 24 – 10 defeat by Ospreys Rugby at the Liberty Stadium, Swansea. […]

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2016-17 PRO14

Teams up for Ospreys v Ulster

The teams have been announced for the PRO12 match between Ospreys and Ulster Rugby which takes place on Saturday afternoon at the Liberty Stadium, Swansea. Kick off 3:00 pm live on BBCNI. We have opted for three changes with Craig Gilroy, Stuart McCloskey and Robbie Diack joining the starting line up at fullback, inside centre and No. 8 […]

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2016-17 PRO14

Ulster errors hand game to Munster.

Munster Rugby (10) 22 TRY: Angus Lloyd, Keith Earls, Dave O’Callaghan. CON: Ian Keatley, Tyler Bleyendaal. PEN: Ian Keatley Ulster Rugby (10) 20 TRY: Rory Best, Luke Marshall. CON: Paddy Jackson (2) PEN: Paddy Jackson (2) Ulster Rugby’s run of losses against Munster stretched to three seasons after Munster’s 22 – 20 win on Saturday […]

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2016-17 PRO14

Teams up for Munster Rugby v Ulster Rugby

The teams have been announced for Ulster Rugby’s must win Guinness PRO12 match against Munster Rugby at Thomond Park, Limerick, on Saturday afternoon. Kick off 3:00pm, live on Sky Sports. Ulster have made three changes to the team that started against Cardiff. Jacob Stockdale starts at fullback, for the injured Jared Payne, Andrew Trimble moves to […]

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2016-17 PRO14

Cardiff dampen Ulster Rugby’s top four charge!

Ulster Rugby (14) 24 TRY: Paddy Jackson, Penalty Try, Luke Marshall. CON: Paddy Jackson (3). PEN: Paddy Jackson. Cardiff Blues (10) 24 TRY: Sam Warburton, Rey Lee-Lo (2). CON: Gareth Anscombe (3). PEN: Gareth Anscombe. Ulster Rugby’s chances of a Guinness PRO12 play of place suffered an almost fatal blow following Friday night’s 24 all draw […]

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2016-17 PRO14

Teams up for Ulster Rugby v Cardiff Blues

Teams are up for Friday night’s Guinness PRO12 match between Ulster Rugby and Cardiff Blues which takes place at Ravenhill. Kick off 19:35, live on BBCNI. Ulster welcome back Rory Best and Paddy Jackson to the starting line up with Stuart Olding moving from out half to inside centre to accommodate Jackson. Roger Wilson replaces […]

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2016-17 PRO14 Ulster

Ulster miss out on bonus against Dragons.

Ulster Rugby battled to a 17 – 27 win against Neath Gwent Dragons on Friday evening at Rodney Parade to maintain a top four spot in the Guinness PRO12 but they will be disappointed that they missed out on a try bonus. The result leaves them three points ahead of Scarlets with four games to […]

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2016-17 PRO14

Teams up for Dragons v Ulster

Teams are up for Ulster Rugby’s PRO12 match against Neath Gwent Dragons which takes place this evening, Friday 24th March, at Rodney Parade. Kick off at 7.35pm, live on BBC2 NI. There are four changes to the starting line up that featured against Zebre. Sean Reidy returns to the back row to replace the injured Marcell […]

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2016-17 PRO14

Ulster Rugby romp to record win against Zebre

Ulster Rugby (35) 68 TRY: Luke Marshall (2), Charles Piutau (2), Ruan Pienaar, Jacob Stockdale, Craig Gilroy, John Andrew, Stuart Olding, Paul Marshall. CON: Ruan Pienaar (7), Stuart Olding (2). Zebre Rugby (7) 21 TRY: Andrea De Marchi, Guillermo Roan, Lloyd Greeff. CON: Serafin Bordoli, Guglielmo Palazzani (2). Ulster Rugby romped to a record points […]

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2016-17 PRO14

Teams up for Ulster Rugby v Zebre Rugby

The teams have been announced for Saturday afternoons re-arranged PRO12 fixture between Ulster Rugby and Zebre Rugby at Ravenhill Stadium. Kick off 18:05, live on BBCNI.  Ulster have made five changes to the team that faced Zebre a few weeks ago with Craig Gilroy, Kieran Treadwell and Marcell Coetzee joining the starting line up, Rodney […]

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2016-17 PRO14

Ulster Rugby’s run dampened by downpour!

Ulster Rugby (7) 19 TRY: Jared Payne, Sean Reidy, Charles Piutau. CON: Ruan Pienaar (2). Benetton Treviso (0) 7 TRY: Teofilo Paulo. CON: Ian McKinley. Ulster Rugby’s run of consecutive bonus point wins came to a sodden end at a muddy Ravenhill on Friday night as the conditions leveled the playing field between Ulster’s “Galácticos” and […]

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2016-17 PRO14

Teams up for Ulster Rugby v Benetton Treviso

Teams are up for Friday night’s Guinness PRO12 match between Ulster Rugby and Benetton Treviso at Ravenhill. The match kicks off at 19:35 and will be live on BBC NI.  Ulster welcome some big hitters back into the team with Craig Gilroy, Andrew Trimble, Jared Payne, Kieran Treadwell, Franco vd Merwe and, current FRU Favourite Marcell Coetzee all returning. for […]

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2016-17 PRO14

Shadow over Ulster Rugby performance in Parma sunshine!

Zebre Rugby (10) 17 TRY: Guglielmo Palazzani, Mattia Bellini. CON: Guglielmo Palazzani (2). PEN: Guglielmo Palazzani. Ulster  Rugby(14) 40 TRY: Chris Henry, Ruan Pienaar, Stuart Olding, Jacob Stockdale, Robbie Diack, David Busby. CON: Ruan Pienaar (5). Apologies for the late posting of this one. We were involved in Six Nations action down in Dublin last […]

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2016-17 PRO14

Strong Ulster side to face Zebre. Updated.

Ulster have named a strong site to face a weakened Zebre in the Guinness PRO12 on Sunday afternoon at  Stadio Lanfranchi in Parma. Kick off 12:30 UK/IRE. Live on Sky Sports.  Ulster are missing four to Ireland, Zebre are missing eleven to Italy and looking down through the team lists below there are not a lot […]

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2016-17 PRO14

Ulster dominate in eight try thriller.

Ulster Rugby (15) 37 TRY: Tommy Bowe, Sean Reidy, Jacob Stockdale (2), Ruan Pienaar. CON: Ruan Pienaar (3). PEN: Ruan Pienaar (2). Glasgow Warriors (5) 17 TRY: Brandon Thomson, Scott Cummings (2). CON: Brandon Thomson. Ulster Rugby produced one of their better displays of the season with an enjoyable bonus point win against Glasgow at Ravenhill […]

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2016-17 PRO14

Teams up for Ulster v Glasgow PRO12 clash!

The teams are up for the Ulster v Glasgow PRO12 clash which takes place this afternoon at Ravenhill. Kick off 3:00pm, live on Sky Sports.  Ulster welcome back Ruan Pienaar, who combines at half back with Peter Nelson. Tommy Bowe and Craig Gilroy start on the wings and Luke Marshall joins Darren Cave in the […]

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2016-17 PRO14

Ulster paper over the cracks with win against Edinburgh.

Ulster (24) 24 TRY: Paul Marshall, Darren Cave, Louis Ludik, Jacob Stockdale. CON: Peter Nelson (2). Edinburgh (10) 18 TRY: Magnus Bradbury, Stuart McInally, Damien Hoyland. PEN: Sam Hidalgo-Clyne. Ulster’s first half performance papered over the cracks of their dismal season with the team picking up an early bonus point. Unfortunately, the frailties that have plagued […]

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2016-17 PRO14

Teams up for Ulster v Edinburgh

The teams were announced earlier today for the Guinness PRO12 match between Ulster and Edinburgh which takes place Friday night at Ravenhill, kick off 7:35pm. Live on BBC NI.  The least shocking news is that Marcell Coetzee starts at 8, Ulster choosing to announce his return rather prematurely to take some of the edge of […]

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2016-17 ERCC

ERCC: Teams up for Exeter v Ulster

The teams have been announced for Sunday evening’s Champions Cup clash between Exeter Chiefs and Ulster Rugby at Sandy Park, kick off 17:30. Live on BT Sport.  In the backs we see Charles Piutau return to the starting line up, with Jacob Stockdale dropping to the bench, and Dave Shanahan swaps places with Paul Marshall at […]

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2016-17 PRO14

PRO12: Scarlets 16 Ulster 13

Scarlets (6) 16 TRY: Penalty try. CON: Dan Jones. PEN: Dan Jones (3). Ulster (13) 13 TRY: Jacob Stockdale. CON: Paddy Jackson. PEN: Paddy Jackson (2). So there we go, another week. another defeat. As we’d said in our preview, this was always going to be a a tight one and Friday nights game against Scarlets, […]

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2016-17 PRO14

PRO12: Teams up for Scarlets v Ulster

The teams were announced earlier this afternoon for Friday evenings Guinness PRO12 match between Scarlets and Ulster at Parc-y-Scarlets, kick off 19:35. Live on BBCNI.  Ulster have made nine changes from the Leinster match with internationals Rory Best, Ian Henderson, Paddy Jackson and Luke Marshall returning after being rested under IRFU protocol.  Callum Black and Ross Kane […]