Ulster’s Dan Tuohy will miss the Six Nations after thumb surgery. Photograph: James Crombie / Inpho

Ulster and Ireland secondrow Dan Tuohy will miss the majority of the Six Nations Championship because of thumb surgery. The player suffered a torn lig(...)

Garry Ringrose scores a try for Leinster ‘A’ against Plymouth Albion in their 59-26 British & Irish Cup victory at Donnybrook. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Two-time British & Irish Cup champions, Leinster A continued their quest for a third consecutive title with a 59-26 win over Plymouth Albion at D(...)

Ulster Coach Mark Anscombe at a press conference at Ravenhill on Tuesday. Photograph: Inpho

Ulster’s handsome bonus-point win at home to Connacht last Friday, coupled with Leinster and Munster losing to fellow play-off(...)

 Tommy Bowe is tackled by Saracens’ Owen Farrell. Photograph:  Darren Kidd/Inpho

Tommy Bowe will start at outside centre for Ulster as the Province return to RaboDirect PRO12 action, against Connacht at Ravenhill tomorrow n(...)

 Chris Henry returns from injury for Ulster’s Pro12 clash with Munster at Ravenhill. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

Ireland internationals Chris Henry and Iain Henderson have both recovered from injury and are named in the Ulster starting XV to take on Munster in(...)

Leinster’s Sean O’Brien goes off having dislocated his shoulder in the second half. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Leinster 19 Ulster 6: That Seán O’Brien required prolonged treatment on the field before hobbling off with a suspected dislocated shoulder will ove(...)

Ireland outhalf Paddy Jackson returns to partner Paul Marshall  who is at  scrumhalf. Photograph: Inpho

Ulster send as strong a team as they can muster today to meet Zebre, the weaker of the two Italian sides in the league. Like his counterparts in Leins(...)

Ulster’s Craig Gilroy has been moved to the left wing for the trip to Zebre. Photograph: Darren Kidd/Presseye/Inpho

Ricky Andrew’s introduction at fullback is one of six changed to the Ulster side that beat Edinburgh 41-17 ahead of Saturday’s meeting with Zebre in (...)