Matthew Rea

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Matt Faddes of Ulster in action against the Cheetahs. Photograph: Frikkie Kapp/Inpho

Cheetahs 63 Ulster 26 Ulster were obliterated by the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein as the Cheetahs scored nine tries in a dominant display full of power a(...)

Munster coach Stephen Larkham has made four changes to his team for Saturday’s match. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Munster have made four changes to the side that defeated Dragons in the opening round of the Pro14 for the trip to Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium against (...)

Jack McGrath will make his first Pro14 start for Ulster on Friday night. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Summer signings Jack McGrath, Sam Carter and Matt Faddes will all earn their first Ulster caps in Friday’s Pro14 opener versus Ospreys at Kingspan Sta(...)

Ulster’s Iain Henderson tackles  Josh Helps of Scarlets during the Heineken Champions Cup match at the Kingspan stadium. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Ireland’s secondrow options had rarely looked so competitive as of late, but no sooner has this scenario come to pass than Iain Henderson has been rul(...)

Referee Andrew Brace shows Ulster’s Matthew Rea the red card against Connacht during the Guinness Pro14 fixture at  Kingspan Stadium. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho.

Ulster’s Matthew Rea has been banned for four weeks following his red card against Connacht last week and will miss the province’s opening Heineken Ch(...)

Alby Mathewson during Munster training at UL. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Munster have made eight changes to their team to face Ulster at Thomond Park on Saturday night. Head coach Johann van Graan has handed Alby Mathewson(...)

Darren Cave has signed a contract extension with Ulster. Photograph: Inpho

Ulster head coach Jono Gibbes has made four personnel changes for Friday night’s visit of Ospreys to Kingspan Stadium (kick-off 7.35pm). They’ll look(...)