Ruan Pienaar

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 Ruan Pienaar and Robert Balacoune embrace after Saturday’s game. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Ulster 20 Cheetahs 10 Hardly the most memorable way to equal their 21-game unbeaten home record, but Ulster got the job done on a wet and uncomfortab(...)

Munster’s Angus Lloyd scores a try despite an attempted tackle  from Ulster’s Sean Reidy  during the Guinness Pro 12 game at  Thomond Park. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Munster 22 Ulster 20 Munster avoid losing a game Ulster couldn’t win if they were to keep playing all night long. Maybe the stakes were too low. Mun(...)

Ruan Pienaar is facing at least a month out after undergoing knee surgery. Photograph: Inpho/Billy Stickland

Ruan Pienaar underwent knee surgery on Thursday and will be unavailable at least until Ulster’s Pro 12 fixture against Edinburgh on February 10th. Th(...)

Ulster’s Ruan Pienaar during the Captains run ahead of Ulster’s European Rugby Champions Cup game against Exeter Chiefs at the Kingspan Stadium in Belfast. Photograph: Inpho

Ulster v Exeter Chiefs, Kingspan stadium (7.45, live on BT Sports) Tonight’s protagonists in Belfast will both be tempted to delve into the “hurt lo(...)

Ulster player Ruan Pienaar in action against Bordeaux-Begles. Photo: Getty Images

Ulster scrumhalf Ruan Pienaar should be available for next weekend’s Champions Cup meeting with Exeter after scans revealed no major damage to his kne(...)

Ulster and Ireland’s Jared Payne. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

 Glasgow v Ulster, Scotstoun Stadium, Friday, 7.35pm (Live on BBC 2) Thundering through their early matches with three wins from three, Ulster(...)

Ruan Pienaar: “I wanted to stay and I know Ulster Rugby did everything it could to keep me in Belfast.” Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

While Ulster see Ruan Pienaar as an irreplaceable figure, the IRFU see him as an expendable commodity. Only time will tell how damaging this will prov(...)

Ulster’s Ruan Pienaar kicks a conversion during pre-season. Photograph: Simon King/Inpho

The IRFU have released a statement explaining why they have prevented Ulster from extending the contract of Ruan Pienaar past the end of this season. (...)

Ruan Pienaar will leave Ulster at the end of the season. Photograph: Simon King/Inpho

Ulster has confirmed that Ruan Pienaar will leave the province at the end of the 2016/17 season. In a statement released on Wednesday morning Ulster (...)

Outhalf Paddy Jackson will captain Ulster against the Scarlets. Photograph: Darren Kidd/Press Eye

Ulster v Scarlets, Kingspan Stadium, Sunday, 3pm (BBC) Stuart Olding continues to display his versatility by once again lining out at fullback in (...)

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