Les Kiss

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Jacob Stockdale at yesterday’s captain’s run at the Aviva Stadium, Dublin, ahead of his first start for Ireland on home soil. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

He’s living the dream, and the dream was always playing for Ulster and Ireland. His granddad and father both played for Ballyclare, and his granddad’s(...)

Southern Kings’ Berton Klaasen sneaks in for a try against Ulster. Photograph: Deryck Foster/Inpho

Southern Kings 36 Ulster 43 They did their level best to sound upbeat, but Ulster’s spin was hardly fit for purpose after another stuttering performa(...)

Ulster coach Les Kiss: “It’s a very big unknown for us and we’ve got to be prepared for the unexpected.” Photograph: Inpho

A change is as good as a rest, but this applies as much to the Kings as it does to Ulster. Their decision to move this game to the Wolfson Stadium in (...)

Leinster’s Luke McGrath scores a try against Ulster during the PRO14 clash at the Kingspan Stadium in Belfast. Photograph: Darren Kidd/Inpho

Attention soon switches to the November Test window, with Ireland playing the first of three Tests against the Springboks on Saturday week, but in th(...)

Andrew Trimble:  will pop up from the blindside wing, taking passes inside or outside outhalf Christian Lealiifano. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

La Rochelle v Ulster, Stade Marcel Deflandre (3.15, Sunday, live on Sky Sports) Ulster’s team selection reveals a little of their mindset, or more (...)

La Rochelle’s South African centre Paul Jordaan  breaks a Harlequins’ tackle during the victory over the English club at Twickenham Stoop Stadium in London. Photograph: Olly Greenwood/AFP/Getty

On the opening weekend that was, there was something old, something new, and something blue. Of all the statements of intent, none was more ominous th(...)

Munster prop Dave Kilcoyne scores a try during the  Champions Cup match against Castres at  Stade Pierre Fabre. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

A mistake-riddled 17-all draw in Castres prevented Munster from emulating their fellow Irish provinces and thus providing a clean sweep of four wins o(...)

Ulster’s Charles Piutau in action during training ahead  of their  European Champions Cup opener against Wasps. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Ulster v Wasps Venue: Kingspan Stadium. Kick-off: 7.45pm. On TV: Live on BT Sport. This isn’t a bad old way to kick off the 23rd edition of the Eu(...)

Iain Henderson will captain Ulster for the first time in Friday’s Champions Cup opening game against Wasps. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Iain Henderson will captain Ulster for the first time in Friday night’s Champions Cup opening game against Wasps at Kingspan Stadium (7.45pm). The 25(...)

Dwayne Peel is hoping Ulster get off to a strong start against Wasps on Friday. Photograph: Jonathan Porter/Inpho

Though you won’t find Ulster actually admitting it, their opening game in the European Champions Cup against Wasps comes with the notion this is a goo(...)

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