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 Johnny Sexton in action against Castres  in the European  Champions Cup. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The presence of Paddy Jackson as the only back-up at outhalf to Johnny Sexton is a strong indication that Sexton will be fit to assume the number 10 (...)

Jonathan Sexton is in Joe Schmidt’s Six Nations Ireland squad. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Joe Schmidt has named a 40 man squad for the opening two rounds of the 2017 Six Nations Championship. Johnny Sexton is among the 40 despite picking (...)

Paul Marshal: will start at scrumhalf for Ulster against Scarlets. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Scarlets v Ulster Parc y Scarlets, 7.35pm – Live BBC Two A victory without the services of Charles Piutau and Ruan Pienaar would instantly steady U(...)

Rory Best congratulated by team-mates on his 100th cap after Ireland beat Australia at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

It may not have been a vintage one, but by any yardstick 2016 was a good year for Irish rugby. One only has to rewind 12 months to remember where we w(...)

Les Kiss has made six changes, with just five days of recovery between matches. Photograph: Getty Images

Les Kiss has introduce six new faces into Ulster’s starting XV for the sold-out match against Connacht on Friday at Kingspan Stadium. Five of the cha(...)

Leo Cullen: Leinster, as bulk suppliers, will have the most difficult job

As usual, the four provincial management teams face a major challenge over the festive period as they juggle their Irish front-liners. An Irish squad (...)

Ulster centre Luke Marshall. Photograph: Jonathan Porter/Inpho/Presseye/

Clermont Auvergne prop Etienne Falgoux will face a disciplinary hearing in London on Wednesday after being cited for allegedly making contact with the(...)

The Clermont Auvergne will be seeking revenge at the Stade Marcel Michelin. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

European Champions Cup Pool Five ASM Clermont Auvergne v Ulster Stade Marcel Michelin Sunday, 3.05pm, Live Sky Sports 4 The round-three meeting, (...)

Ulster coach Les Kiss: “Our defensive line shrank in a bit and that gave them space on the edge that put us on the back foot. Defensively we can definitely improve.” Photograph: Getty Images

Ulster 39 Clermont Auvergne 32 The context of the victory reveals the magnitude of the achievement. Ulster were missing half a dozen frontline playe(...)

 Charles Piutau scores Ulster’s fifth  try in the European  Champions Cup match against  Clermont Auvergne at Kingspan stadium in  Belfast. Photograph: Darren Kidd/Inpho/Presseye

Ulster 39 Clermont Auvergne 32 A remarkable afternoon in Belfast , nine tries, in a rip roaring Champions Cup match and the points being divvied up, (...)

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