Ulster head coach Les Kiss
Ulster name side to face Exeter
  • Pro12
  • August 21, 2014, 18:33

Ian Humphreys will make his first appearance in an Ulster shirt since 2012 when the province step up their pre-season preparations with a friendly (...)

Number eight Roger Wilson made his Ulster debut in 2003. Photograph: Inpho

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Former Ireland and Ulster hooker Allen Clarke will coach the forwards at his former province this season. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

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Ireland forwards coach Peter Bracken talks to his players during an Irish squad session at the  FFR HQ, Marcoussis, Paris. Photo: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

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Franco van der Merwe, Louis Ludik and Tommy Bowe at Ravenhill on Wednesday night for the launch of the new kit for the season. Photograph: Inpho

Ordinarily it would have just been a run-of-the mill shirt launch for Ulster’s new season but then things have hardly been functioning that normally (...)

Pro 12 holders Leinster celebrate defeating Glasgow Warriors in the final last season. Photograph: Inpho

JOHN O’SULLIVAN The official announcement of Guinness as the new sponsors of the Pro 12 tournament took place in tandem with the release of the fixtu(...)

 Brian O’Driscoll, Leinster leaves the pitch against Glasgow Warriors, in last season’s  Pro12 final in the RDS. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Guinness were officially confirmed today as the new sponsors of the Pro12 tournament succeeding Dutch on line bank RaboDirect, who had given their nam(...)

Tania Rosser back after four year retirement. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

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Mark Anscombe: had signed a one-year extension to his contract in February that would have kept him in situ until the end of the 2014-2015 season. Photo: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

The niceties dictate that the phrase ‘parted company’ is employed but effectively Ulster have sacked Mark Anscombe. The New Zealander did not know wh(...)

Mark Anscombe has left Ulster despite extending his contract as recently as February. Photograph: Inpho

Ulster have parted ways with their coach, Mark Anscombe, coming less than a month after the Irish province’s director of rugby David Humphreys left to(...)