Ulster’s Craig Gilroy is stopped in his tracks by Mauro Bergamasco and Quintin Geldenhuys. Photograph: Giuseppe Fama/Inpho
Ulster pay the price against Zebre
  • Pro12
  • September 27, 2014, 17:58

Zebre 13 Ulster 6 It was a double-whammy really as Ulster tasted defeat for the first time this season, bringing to an end their three game unb(...)

Paul O’Connell, Rob Kearney and Tommy Bowe model the new Ireland kits unveiled by the IRFU today. Photograph: Dan Sheridan / Inpho

He played there frequently for Ospreys and he played there last year for Ulster before injury wrecked his season. Tommy Bowe’s name has been linked t(...)

 Ulster and Ireland outhalf  Paddy Jackson kicks a penalty against Cardiff at the Arms Park. Photograph: Ashley Crowden / Inpho

Cardiff 9 Ulster 26Paddy Jackson kicked 14 points on his first appearance of the campaign to maintain Ulster’s unbeaten start to the season.The 22-yea(...)

Ross Molony and Jack O’Donoghue will be key men for Ireland Under-20s against England in their Junior World Cup semi-final in North Harbour, New Zealand. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The Ringrose clan, St Michael’s College and UCD can take the most satisfaction from this odyssey. That’s what any journey to the penultimate stages o(...)

Ian Madigan goes over for the only try of the RaboDirect Pro12 semi-final against Ulster at the  RDS. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

Leinster 13 Ulster 9: Ian Madigan emerged as the match-winner for Leinster as his 72nd minute try decided Saturday evening’s attritional RaboDirect Pr(...)

Quinn Roux takes the place of the injured Mike McCarthy in the Leinster side to take on Ulster in the RaboDirect Pro12 semi-final at the RDS on Saturday night. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Quinn Roux will start alongside Devin Toner in the Leinster secondrow for Saturday night’s RaboDirect Pro12 semi-final against Ulster at the RDS after(...)

Ulster’s Stephen Ferris has sustained another ankle injury. Photograph:  Liam McBurney/PA Wire

Ulster’s Stephen Ferris will sit out Friday’s game over Glasgow Warriors at Scotstoun after he “sustained an ankle injury in training this wee(...)

 Tommy Bowe plays at centre for Ulsteragainst Connacht at Ravenhill. Photograph: Inpho

Considering Ulster are struck down by a rash of injuries, while resting Darren Cave and Stephen Ferris, Connacht (...)

 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(...)

 Jared Payne is given a  red card by referee Jerome Garces as Johann Muller looks on. Photograph: Inpho

Out of Ulster’s defeat sprung a debate over penalising the injury or the action. As Jared Payne left Ravenhill in disbelief after being shown t(...)