18 May, 11:09
IRFU Chief Executive Philip Browne has issued a statement following confirmation of Ronan O'Gara's decision to retire from playing professional rugby.
The Dragons' two-try winger Aled Brew competes for a high ball with Ulster's Australian wide man Mark Bartholomeusz.
Ulster lock Tim Barker is wrapped up in a tackle by Aled Brew of the Dragons.
Ulster's Paddy Wallace hands off Ceri Sweeney as he tries to set up an attack for the defending champions.
Ulster centre Paul Steinmetz steps inside the challenge of Dragons number eight Nic Fitisemanu.
Dragons' duo Mike Hercus and Jamie Ringer confront Andrew Maxwell.
Ulster full-back Bryn Cunningham is tackled by Jamie Ringer.
Mark Bartholomeusz tries to flick a pass out to Paddy Wallace, under the watchful eye of Dragons centre Nathan Brew.
Bryn Cunningham dives in for a try, one of two touch downs that the Ireland 'A' international notched against the Dragons.
**All photos by Huw Evans/Darren Kidd for Inpho Photography**