Banbridge and Rainey Old Boys will take in the Christmas break as the leaders of Division 2A and Division 2B respectively, with Rainey beating Instonians in a provincial derby today to make it seven wins out of seven.
ULSTER BANK LEAGUE RESULTS: Saturday, December 8
Banbridge 27 Bective Rangers 6, Rifle Park
Cashel 21 City of Derry 9, Spafield
De La Salle Palmerston 22 Old Crescent 11, Kirwan Park
Greystones 22 Old Wesley 22, Dr. Hickey Park
Highfield 9 Terenure College 13, Woodleigh Park
Queen's University 22 Midleton 12, Dub Lane
UCC 32 Seapoint 24, the Mardyke
Highfield v UCC, Woodleigh Park, Saturday, December 15, 2.30 p.m.
Ballinrobe Under 17 squad have just returned from "Festival Mondial de Rugby" (a A L'Ouverture) tournament in Vienne France which had 32 teams made up of the under 17 and 15 Rugby teams from the four corners of the world.
The Stevenson Sharks, a Dungannon-based Tag rugby team for children with a learning disability/special needs, have welcomed Ulster and Ireland stars Craig Gilroy and Paddy Jackson on board as club patrons.
Leinster players Leo Auva'a, Andrew Goodman, Darren Hudson and Jack McGrath received a schooling recently as they surprised St. Mary's CSSP, Rathmines with a flash training session to launch the Herald's Leinster Rugby Summer Camps.
Check out our footage of the inaugural Ulster Bank League Awards which took place at Ulster Bank headquarters in Dublin last week. Six club players from across the country were chosen for individual honours, with Lansdowne's Craig Ronaldson a double winner on the night.
The inaugural Ulster Bank League Awards took place in Dublin last Thursday as some of Ireland's finest and most talented club rugby stars were honoured for their achievements in the league this season. Check out our photo gallery from the night.
Minister for Sport Leo Varadkar TD and Ireland captain Jamie Heaslip today launched the GUINNESS Mid-Strength Irish Rugby Gathering which is set to attract hundreds of teams to a one day festival of Sevens, Tag and Touch rugby in Dublin on Saturday, August 17.
Irish Rugby will deliver an estimated 250,000 euro boost to the economy with over 100 teams expected to 'Gather' in University College Dublin on Saturday, August 17 to compete in the GUINNESS Mid-Strength Irish Rugby Gathering, organised by the IRFU and Leinster Rugby.