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Leinster’s Scott Fardy played two of their interpro derbies over the festive period. Photo: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Ireland’s National Player Management Programme is much admired outside the country, or certainly appears to be given how often it gets an airing from (...)

Ulster’s Stuart McCloskey in action against Munster in the Guinness Pro14  at Kingspan Stadium in  Belfast last Friday. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

The three rounds of festive interpros can be a mixed bag, and certainly didn’t offer much in the way of cheer for Connacht or, ultimately, Munster. Ha(...)

Munster’s Dan Goggin is tackled by Jacob Stockdale and Will Addison of Ulster during the Guinness Pro 14 game at the Kingspan stadium in Belfast. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Ulster 38 Munster 17 It had been billed as a potentially mouth-watering contest with plenty to whet the appetite in terms of head-to-heads but it tur(...)

Marcell Coetzee: his  performance against Bath exemplified his quality and importance to Ulster.   Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Heineken Champions Cup Pool 3: Ulster v Clermont Auvergne  Kick-off: 7.45pm, Friday. Venue: Kingspan Stadium. On TV: Live on BT Sport (...)

Will Addison: starts at fullback for Ulster against Cardiff Blues at the Kingspan Stadium. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Ulster v Cardiff Blues, Kingspan Stadium, Friday, 7.35pm - Live on Eir Sport, Premier Sports Will Addison has recovered from injury and will make his(...)

Rob Herring in training. ‘One of the things I’ve noticed is that where we are now and where we were last season is chalk and cheese,’ he says.

Pro14: Ulster v Ospreys Kick-off: 7.35pm. Venue: Kingspan stadium. On TV: Live on Eir Sport. Ireland captain Rory Best will retire after t(...)

Ulster Coach Dan McFarland during a press conference ahead of  the province’s Pro14 game against Munster at the Kingspan Stadium on Friday. Photograph: Pacemaker Press

Though Ulster at least enter the usually tricky festive period of interprovincials with notable European momentum behind them, they are looking worryi(...)

Injuries to the Ulster tight five have caused selection headaches for head coach Dan McFarland. Photograph: Inpho

Ireland internationals Iain Henderson and Will Addison are back in the Ulster team for Friday’s crucial Heineken Champions Cup clash against Scarlets (...)