Craig Gilroy (left) and Tommy Bowe come in to the Ulster side for their Pro12 game against Zebre in Parma. Photograph: Stephen Hamilton/Inpho.

Zebre v Ulster, Stadio Lanfranchi, Parma, Satuirday, 4pm Irish time (BBC 1) Ulster, like so many teams on this taut run-in for a home semi-final pl(...)

Robbie Henshaw starts at fullback for Connacht against Ulster on Friday night. Photograph: Inpho

Ulster and Connacht welcome back their international heavyweights for Friday night’s Pro 12 fixture at Ravenhill. Les Kiss’s side are currently fifth(...)

Ulster’s Craig Gilroy finishes off a brilliant try despite the attemped tackle from Sacrlets’    Gareth Owen during the Guinness Pro 12 game  at Kingspan Stadium in Belfast. Photograph: Darren Kidd/Inpho/Presseye

Ulster 20 Scarlets 21 This time there was no get out of jail card for Ulster and their recent trend of still managing to win despite clearly misfirin(...)

Outhalf Paddy Jackson will captain Ulster against the Scarlets. Photograph: Darren Kidd/Press Eye

Ulster v Scarlets, Kingspan Stadium, Sunday, 3pm (BBC) Stuart Olding continues to display his versatility by once again lining out at fullback in (...)

Ulster’s Paddy Jackson will captain his province on Sunday. Photograph: Darren Kidd/Inpho

Roger Wilson will line out for Ulster for the 200th time in Sunday’s game against Scarlets at Kingspan Stadium. Wilson, who made his Ulster debut in (...)

Ireland’s Cian Healy in Group D action against France at the Millennium Stadium, Cardiff, during last year’s World Cup. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho.

Cian Healy’s playing future was confirmed after he penned a three-year central contract with the IRFU that will see him stay at Leinster and Ireland (...)

Ulster’s Nick Williams is tackled during his side’s win over Glasgow. Photograph: Inpho

Ulster 13 Glasgow Warriors 10 The goal was to bank a third successive win midway through this six-game segment and in that regard the primary aim was(...)

Sam Windsor will make his first competitive start for Ulster in Friday’s home game against Glasgow in Belfast. Photograph: Matt Mackey/Inpho/Presseye

Former Worcester outhalf Sam Windsor will make his competitive debut in Ulster’s home game against Glasgow Warriors on Friday night (7.30pm). The 28-(...)

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(...)

Ulster director of rugby Les Kiss: aware of the formidable record Toulouse hold at Stade Ernest Wallon. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Toulouse v Ulster, Stade Ernest Wallon, Sunday, December 20th, 2015, 1pm, Sky Sports 3 You have to believe that Italian hooker Leonardo Ghiraldini (...)