Leinster (13) 30TRY: Isa Nacewa, Jamie Heaslip, Sean Cronin. CON: Johnny Sexton (3) PEN: Johnny Sexton (3)Ulster (11) 18TRY: Craig Gilroy (2) CON: Paddy Jackson. PEN: Paddy Jackson (2) Ulster’s season ended with a whimper, once again, as they went down 30 – 18 to Leinster at the RDS on Friday night. Leinster raced into … Continue reading PRO12: Leinster 30 Ulster 18
The teams have been announced for Friday nights PRO12 semi-final between Leinster and Ulster at the RDS. Kick off 19:45, live on BBCNI and SKY. There are no changes to the Ulster team from, the last outing against the Ospreys, and Gilroy for Scholes is the only change to the Ulster squad from the last time … Continue reading PRO12: Teams up for Leinster v Ulster Semi Final.
Ospreys (14) 26 TRY: Dan Biggar, Josh Matavesi, Tom Grabham (2). CON: Biggar (3) Ulster (21) 46 TRY: Paddy Jackson, Rory Best, Andrew Trimble, Chris Henry, Stuart Olding, Franco van der Merwe. CON: Paddy Jackson (5). PEN: Paddy Jackson (2). Ulster romped through to the PRO12 semi-finals with a six try win against the Ospreys at … Continue reading PRO12: Ospreys 26 Ulster 46
The teams for Saturday afternoon’s final league match, away to the Ospreys, have been announced. The match kicks off at the Liberty Stadium at 3:00 pm and will be shown live on BBCNI and Sky Sports. Craig Gilroy, who missed the game against Leinster due to illness, is the only change, replacing Rory Scholes. Scholes can count himself somewhat unfortunate … Continue reading PRO12: Teams up for Ospreys v Ulster
Ulster (10) 30 TRY Penalty Try, Jared Payne, Paddy Jackson. CON: Paddy Jackson (2), Paul Marshall. PEN: Paddy Jackson (3). Leinster (6) 6 Pens: Johnny Sexton (2). Ulster romped to a comfortable 30 – 6 win against a disappointing Leinster side on Saturday afternoon in their penultimate PRO12 match of the regular season. The basic match … Continue reading PRO12: Ulster 30 Leinster 6
The teams have been announced for Saturday’s mouth watering PRO12 clash between Ulster and Leinster at Ravenhill. Kick off 3:00 pm, live on Sky Sports. It’s not exactly a winner takes all, with three games still to be played, but it may as well be as whatever team wins this one will more than likely go … Continue reading PRO12: Teams up for Ulster v Leinster
We’ve taken advantage of the free week in the PRO12 to have a look at the player statistics for this season i.e. who’s been doing what and how often. Will it give us any insight into the next two, or possibly four games? Probably not, but there were certainly a few surprises for me. Matches … Continue reading Ulster: Who’s been doing what?
Zebre (10) 17 TRY: Guglielmo Palazzani, Ulrich Beyers. CON: Carlos Canna (2). PEN: Carlos Canna. Ulster (26) 47 TRY: Ruan Pienaar, Tommy Bowe (2), Craig Gilroy, Jared Payne (3) CON: Paddy Jackson (3), Ruan Pienaar (2), Stuart Olding. Ulster cruised to a 17 – 47 win against Zebre on a sunny Saturday afternoon in Parma, scoring seven tries … Continue reading PRO12: Zebre 17 Ulster 47