Former head coach Brian McLaughlin is to leave Ulster to set up his own rugby consultancy business.
Glasgow Warriors will kick off the defence of their GUINNESS PRO12 title at home to the Scarlets, live on Sky Sports.
Willie Faloon has returned to Ulster after three years at interprovincial rivals Connacht.
Defending champions Toulon have been drawn in a brutal pool with Bath, Leinster and Wasps in the 2015/16 Champions Cup.
Chris Henry will make his first appearance for Ireland since suffering a mini-stroke in November against the Barbarians.
The combination of Leicester's forward play and Bath's attack could turn England into a force, says Stuart Barnes.
French domestic mayhem, another Super Rugby star and a crying captain feature in Rupert Cox's weekly blog.
Glasgow left it late to book a place in the Guinness PRO12 final after a nail-biting 16-14 win over Ulster at Scotstoun.
Ulster have made a whopping 11 changes for Friday’s Guinness PRO12 play-off against Glasgow Warriors.
Dodgy refereeing, French figures and a sleeping giant's awakening feature in Rupert Cox's weekly blog.
Glasgow ran in four second-half tries to claim a 32-10 win over Ulster and book a home play-off against the same opposition.
Al Kellock returns for Glasgow while Ulster make 12 changes as both sides go in search of a home play-off.
Glasgow Warriors coach Gregor Townsend wants his side to draw on previous PRO12 semi-final win before Ulster clash.
A superb last-minute conversion from Paddy Jackson snatched a dramatic 23-23 draw for 14-man Ulster against Munster.
With one round remaining and the top four sides split by a point there is still everything to play for in the PRO12.
Stuart Barnes says that players should not be banned for accidental acts after Iain Henderson was red-carded for Ulster.
Ulster will put their perfect home record on the line when they host Munster in Saturday’s crucial Guinness PRO12 clash.
The Champions Cup final could be a classic so get to Twickenham if you can, says Stuart Barnes.
Watch all the highlights of this weekend's Guinness PRO12 action.
Ulster secured their place in the Guinness PRO12 semi-finals with a 26-10 victory over Leinster at Kingspan Stadium.