Ulster coach heaps praise on Bok duo

2017-09-04 14:24

Ulster coach Les Kiss has praised the Springbok contingent of Jean Deysel and Marcell Coetzee following their thrashing of the Cheetahs.

Deysel: Cheetahs a brilliant side

2017-09-01 08:30

Former Springbok flank Jean Deysel says Ulster expect a stern test from the Cheetahs in their PRO14 opener.

Cheetahs name side for PRO14 debut match

2017-08-31 13:36

Cheetahs coach Rory Duncan has announced his team for their PRO14 opener against Ulster in Belfast.

Bulls loosie loses contract in Ireland

2017-05-18 08:55

Irish club Ulster have reportedly revoked the contract of Bulls and Springbok loose forward Arno Botha.

Pienaar's Ulster team-mates 'annoyed' to see him go

2017-05-08 20:30

Ruan Pienaar's Ulster team-mates are annoyed to see him leave the club because of the Ireland Rugby Football Union's succession plan.

Coetzee's Springbok career on hold

2017-03-15 08:25

Springbok flank Marcell Coetzee looks set to be unavailable for the Springboks for the at least the next two years.

Ulster sign Schalk van der Merwe

2017-03-08 13:40

Irish club Ulster have confirmed that Kings prop Schalk van der Merwe will join them next season on a two-year contract.

Irish fans will enjoy Botha, says ex-Bok

2017-01-17 07:35

Former Springbok Pedrie Wannenburg believes countryman Arno Botha will be a great asset for Irish club Ulster.

Bulls confirm Botha's departure

2017-01-16 14:40

The Bulls have confirmed that loose forward Arno Botha will leave them at the end of the 2017 Super Rugby campaign to join Irish side Ulster.

Ex-Bok lock wanted in Wales

2017-01-13 08:06

Welsh club Cardiff Blues reportedly have their sights set on signing former Springbok lock Franco van der Merwe.


Cheetahs’ PRO14 campaign off to losing start

2017-09-01 22:25

The Cheetahs’ debut in Europe’s PRO14 have started on a low note following a comprehensive loss to Ulster in Belfast.

Cheetahs face many ‘old friends’

2017-08-31 16:03

There are six South Africans in the Ulster starting XV tackling the Cheetahs in a historic PRO14 match on Friday, writes Rob Houwing.

Another Springbok heads overseas!

2017-05-30 12:52

Ulster have announced the capture of powerful Springbok loose forward Jean Deysel, who will arrive in mid-July on a two-year deal.

Pienaar joins Barbarians squad

2017-05-09 14:38

South Africa's Ruan Pienaar and New Zealand's Charles Piutau are the latest star recruits joining Vern Cotter’s Barbarians squad.

Pienaar could have played last Ulster game

2017-05-02 08:30

Former Springbok and Ulster favourite Ruan Pienaar could have played his last match for the province after suffering a back injury against the Ospreys.

Marcell Coetzee suffers knee injury

2017-03-13 10:52

Springbok loose forward Marcell Coetzee has suffered another knee injury while on duty for Irish club Ulster.

Ulster star Jackson turns down England move

2017-03-01 19:16

Ireland's second choice flyhalf Paddy Jackson has signed a new two-year contract with his province Ulster.

Ulster bank on Botha’s leadership qualities

2017-01-16 16:06

Irish club Ulster are relishing the prospect of having Springbok loose forward Arno Botha run out for them.

Bulls to lose Botha to Ulster?

2017-01-13 18:01

The Bulls could lose star loose forward Arno Botha for their upcoming Super Rugby season, according to reports out of Ireland.

Ex-Shark extends Irish stay

2016-12-08 09:15

Irish club Ulster have announced that prop Wiehahn Herbst has signed a two-year contract extension.

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