Connacht Fly-Half and Ulster Bank League Player of the Year for 2013 Craig Ronaldson will be taking part in a LIVE Twitter Q& A today, Thursday 5th December at 12pm hosted by Ulster Bank, Community Partner with Irish Rugby.
Nenagh Ormond remain unbeaten in Division 2B. Can they keep that intact when they host Richmond for a Friday Night Lights special? On Saturday there is a big clash between Greystones and Skerries with top four slots at stake.
The last weekend of Ulster Bank League action before the Christmas break and a chance for clubs to enjoy a well-earned rest. There's a big Ulster derby in prospect that could have a big effect on the top four as leaders City of Derry travel to third placed Queen's.
The Irish Rugby TV cameras recorded today's much-anticipated 'Your Club, Your Country' Grand Prize Draw, with the 2013 winners drawn by IRFU President Pat Fitzgerald. Lionel Mahon from Ulster Bank and independent auditor Aidan Connaughton from Grant Thornton were also present for the draw which was hosted by the IRFU's Barry Cunningham.
The Your Club Your Country winners were drawn by IRFU President Pat Fitzgerald at a ceremony at the Aviva Stadium today (Wednesday). The 2013 Grand Draw, in association with Ulster Bank, has raised over 530,000 euro for the 142 clubs who participated in the scheme this year.
The 2013 Bangor Mini Rugby Floodlit Festival took place on Saturday evening at Upritchard Park, Bangor. On a dry, windless night, Primary 5 and 6 teams from Ballyclare, Ballymena, CIYMS, Cooke, Coleraine and Lisburn joined their hosts in playing a series of matches, under floodlights, over a three-hour period.
Jack Conan's 72nd-minute try proved crucial at Templeville Road where Old Belvedere maintained their excellent recent form with a well-earned victory over St. Mary's College in an absorbing top flight clash.