Dan Mcfarland

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Ulster’s Ian Madigan converts a last minute penalty to win the game in Edinburgh. Photograph: Craig Watson/Inpho

Edinburgh 31 Ulster 34 Ian Madigan repeated his Murrayfield heroics as he nailed another last-minute kick to hand Ulster a dramatic 34-31 victory ove(...)

James Ryan in action against Saracens: Ryan and  Ringrose struggled to find their notes as the curtain was coming down. The physical aspects of the La Rochelle game seemed just out of reach, both of them missing and soaking tackles that we just don’t associate with them.  Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

A possible knock-on effect of poor performances in European club rugby this season is that some Irish players faded from Warren Gatland’s thinking for(...)

There were further examples this weekend of  French television coverage of matches in European tournaments not showing any ‘worthwhile’ replays of any contentious moments that do not favour the French club. File photograph: Inpho

French TV coverage La Rochelle were worthy and deserving winners and Leinster can have no complaints based on their performance but one aspect of the(...)

Ulster captain Iain Henderson leads his side to Welford Road to take on the Leicester Tigers in Friday night’s Challenge Cup semi-final. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

European Challenge Cup semi-final: Leicester Tigers v Ulster, Welford Road, Friday, 8.0 – Live on BT Sport Ulster captain Iain Henderson knows exactl(...)

Ulster’s Alan O’Connor is tackled by Jack Kenningham of Harlequins during the European  Challenge Cup round of 16 game at  Twickenham Stoop. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Alan O’Connor’s value to Ulster is calculable, measured not only in the consistent excellence of performance but also in leadership that inspires thos(...)

 Rob Herring scores Ulster’s fifth try against Harlequins at The Stoop. Photograph: Getty Images

Harlequins 21 Ulster 57 Ulster progressed to the quarter-finals of the European Challenge Cup and will now face Northampton Saints at Franklin’s Gard(...)

Jimmy Duffy will end his 25-year involvement with Connacht when he steps down as forwards coach at the end of the season. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The news that Jimmy Duffy is to leave Connacht at the end of the season in addition to Nigel Carolan means that the province will no longer have any o(...)

Munster head coach Johann van Graan and senior coach Stephen Larkham. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

I do not like Munster. This is my politically correct opinion. Always liked the people, love the south west coast, but not the club. The only reason (...)

Ulster’s Robert Baloucoune will be starting his first game in over a year. File photograph: Inpho

Ulster v Leinster, Kingspan Stadium, Saturday, 7.35pm – Live Eir Sport 1 and Premier Sports 1 (deferred on TG4, 9.30pm) Ulster’s Pro14 season reaches(...)

Keith Earls, Peter O’Mahony and Jonathan Sexton ahead of the Rugby World Cup game against Russia in Kobe City. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Nokia had an iPad before the word was invented by Apple. We know next to nothing about this because they stuck to what they were good at. Everyone was(...)

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