Rory Best congratulates Ian Humphreys after his try for Ulster in the Champions Cup victory over Oyonnax at Kingspan Stadium. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Ulster 56 Oyonnax 3 Ultimately, as a place in the quarter-finals was prised from their grasp as the weekend unfolded, Ulster were left to lament prev(...)

Ulster’s Nick Williams in action against Connacht. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Maybe it’s the relative lack of Irish interest, but the final weekend of what is now the European Champions Cup somehow used to seem more fun. Mathe(...)

The service takes place on Monday at St Anne’s Cathedral.

Ulster Rugby players Ruan Pienaar, Wiehahn Herbst and Paul Marshall will be talking about their faith at a service in Belfast’s Church of Ireland St A(...)

Craig Gilroy will start this weekend in the Champions Cup. Photograph: Getty Images

Ulster’s director of rugby Les Kiss has made eight changes to his team for this weekend’s European Rugby Champions Cup tie with Oyonnax at Stade Charl(...)

“We know it’s going to be a massive physical challenge, especially against a French side, and we’ve got to make sure that we’re disciplined,” said Neil Doak. Photograph: Matt Mackey/Presseye/Inpho

The Ulster head coach Neil Doak yesterday indicated that the province will look to rotate their squad to some degree, in so much as their extensive (...)

Ulster’s Iain Henderson goes off injured in the early stages of the Guinness Pro 12 game against Edinburgh. Photograph: Matt Mackey/Inpho/Presseye

Ulster 14 Edinburgh 7 This was just about winning and, for that, Ulster were good for their hard-earned four points at a weather-blasted Kingspan Sta(...)

Ian Madigan and Jack McGrath both start for Leinster against Ulster on Friday night. Photograph: Inpho

Leo Cullen has radically revamped his team and replacements for tomorrow’s Guinness Pro12 derby against Ulster at the RDS with the return of (...)

Ulster’s Paul Marshall kicks the ball clear during Scarlets defeat. Photograph: Ian Cook/Inpho

Scarlets 22 Ulster 12 Scarlets made it two Guinness Pro12 wins from two after overcoming a big Ulster side 22-12, despite being reduced to 14 m(...)

Ireland’s Tommy Bowe will be hoping for an eyecatching performance against Edinburgh.

Ireland international wings Tommy Bowe and Andrew Trimble will start for Ulster in a pre-season game against Edinburgh at Goldenacre on Friday nigh(...)

Leinster’s Jack Conan scores a try against Ulster during their pre-season friendly at Kinsgpan Stadium, Belfast. Photograph:  Inpho

Ulster 21 Leinster 24 Leo Cullen’s tenure as Leinster coach began in ideal style with his shadow squad, a mixture of youth and some notable exp(...)