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Toulon Rugby owner Mourad Boudjellal   celebrates  his team’s Heineken Cup quarter-final victory over Leinster at the Felix Mayol Stadium in Toulon. Photo:  David Rogers/Getty Images)

The essence is in part aspirational, a glossy, Panini sticker-album feel, to the playing roster at Toulon. Club president and multi-millionaire(...)

Stephen Ferris injured his left ankle in training but is expected to back for Leinster game in a fortnight’s time.

The inclusion of the words ankle injury in a sentence that contains the name Stephen Ferris induces a sharp intake of breath and not (...)

The ERC press release accompanying the decision to suspend Jared Payne for the tackle against Alex Goode of Saracens that resulted in the Ulster fullback’s red card came with the wording that Payne  had been red-carded for “an alleged dangerous charge (sic)”, rather than tackling, tapping, pushing or pulling. This was, effectively, a new one. Photograph: Brian Little/Inpho/Presseye

Here’s a question. Supposing Jared Payne and Alex Goode made the exact same runs as when they collided last Saturday week in Ravenhill, which r(...)

Peter O’Mahony: ruled out until next season due to a shoulder injury. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Peter O’Mahony has been ruled out of Ireland’s tour of Argentina in June after undergoing reconstructive shou(...)

Ulster will decide today whether to appeal the two-week suspension Jared Payne received for the “reckless act” that injured Al(...)

Rory Best is facing six to eight weeks out. Photograph: Jonathan Porter/Presseye/Inpho

Ulster’s defeat to Saracens in the Heineken Cup quarter-final at Ravenhill looked even costlier today when the province released a lengthy (...)

Ulster have signed tighthead prop Wiehahn Herbst from The Sharks. Photograph: Steve Haag/Gallo Images/Getty Images

Ulster have moved to fill the gap that will be left by the departure of John Afoa at the end of this season by signing 25-year-old tighthead pr(...)

Stephen Ferris training with Ulster at Ravenhill  on Thursday. The Ireland flanker will start on the bench against Scarlets on Friday. Photograph: Matt Mackey Inpho/Presseye

Ireland flanker Stephen Ferris is set to make his first appearance in 16 months after being named on the bench for Ulster’s RaboDirect 12 clash(...)

 Nick Williams is not training with Ulster and will not be available for selection pending the inquiry result.

Ulster number 8 Nick Williams was back in Belfast yesterday. But the Kiwi was not training with the Ulster squad (...)

Ulster Rugby has launched an investigation into the “alleged unauthorised absence” of number eight Nick Williams. Photograph:  Darren/Inpho/Presseye

Ulster Rugby has launched an investigation into the “alleged unauthorised absence” of backrow forward Nick Williams and say the New Zealander (...)

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