Charles Piutau

136 results

In what was a largely excellent weekend for the Irish provinces, Leinster, Munster and Ulster in the Champions Cup with the prospect that the other pr(...)

 Ulster’s Nick Timoney is congratulated after scoring his try. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Ulster 20 La Rochelle 13 It was tailor-made for Ulster really, a wet and numbingly-cold afternoon in Belfast evoking all the glory days of when Frenc(...)

Ulster’s Christian Lealiifano will play his last home game at the Kingspan Stadium on Saturday. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Christian Lealiifano is in the Ulster XV for his last home match for the province, Saturday’s Champions Cup clash against La Rochelle (Kingspan Stadiu(...)

Leinster’s Jordan Larmour would “step you in a phone box”,  according to team-mate Scott Fardy. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

What are your strengths? “Speed and footwork.” (Jordan Larmour recent interview in Rugby World) Clearly born to run, Larmour showed at the RDS on Sa(...)

Thomas Farrell: has been in impressive form for Connacht this season. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

There mightn’t have been many tears shed when the IRFU opted not to participate in the Tbilisi Cup after the 2015 tournament or decided that there was(...)

Rob Lyttle scores Ulster’s fourth try during the Guinness Pro 14 game against Munster at Kingspan Stadium. Photograph: Brian Little/Inpho

Ulster 24 Munster 17 Few saw this one coming with the sound of knives sharpening over Les Kiss’s future almost being audible at half-time, when Munst(...)

Connacht’s John Muldoon celebrates as Eoghan Masterson scores a try against Ulster in the Guinness Pro14 clash at the Sportsground, Galway, last Saturday.  Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

In the wake of last Saturday’s record defeat at the hands of Connacht, the outlook has become decidedly grim around the Kingspan Stadium, with the pre(...)

Rory Best: the Ulster and Ireland skipper has  an ankle infection. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Rory Best could remain out of action for all three of Ulster’s festive interprovincials, and may not be feature again until the middle of next month w(...)

 John Cooney scored 27 points for Ulster on Friday night. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Ulster 52 Harlequins 24 The score-line provided a slight misnomer not in denying that Ulster thoroughly merited their victory but in that their six-t(...)

Iain Henderson: will captain Ulster at Harlequins as Rory Best misses out through injury. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Harlequins v Ulster, The Stoop, Sunday, 1.0 (BT Sport) Ulster’s Champions Cup campaign stands at a crossroads and this game will have a pivotal impac(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »