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# ail - Friday 27 April, 2018

From The42 It's a big weekend in the Ulster Bank League as we reach the semi-final stage Domestic Matters

It's a big weekend in the Ulster Bank League as we reach the semi-final stage

Lansdowne, Garryowen, Terenure and Cork Con are all still in the hunt for domestic glory.

# ail - Friday 20 April, 2018

From The42 Lansdowne stand in the way of Cork Con's remarkable six-in-a-row bid Bateman Cup

Lansdowne stand in the way of Cork Con's remarkable six-in-a-row bid

The two clubs meet in Saturday’s Bateman Cup final at Temple Hill.

# ail - Saturday 14 April, 2018

From The42 Disbanding of the B&I Cup represents real opportunity for AIL to grow Grassroots

Disbanding of the B&I Cup represents real opportunity for AIL to grow

Joe Schmidt recently said the club game is “the base” rugby in Ireland is built on.

# ail - Friday 13 April, 2018

From The42 Defending champs stand between Clontarf and semi-final places as UBL regular season comes to a close Final Round

Defending champs stand between Clontarf and semi-final places as UBL regular season comes to a close

The semi-final shake-up will be settled this weekend.

# ail - Sunday 25 March, 2018

'Looking back now, I made the right decision as playing for Con helped shape my career'

After helping Ireland win the Grand Slam last weekend, Peter O’Mahony tells The42 how his time in the Ulster Bank League made him the player he has become.

# ail - Sunday 11 March, 2018

From The42 AIL round-up: Quinlan's left boot condemns leaders Lansdowne to defeat Domestic Matters

AIL round-up: Quinlan's left boot condemns leaders Lansdowne to defeat

Here’s what happened in the Ulster Bank Leagues over the weekend.

# ail - Friday 9 March, 2018

From The42 Cork Con welcome table-toppers Lansdowne while Buccaneers face stiff fight for survival AIL Previews

# ail - Saturday 3 February, 2018

From The42 Garryowen put an end to Lansdowne's five-month unbeaten run and the rest of your AIL roundup AIL

Garryowen put an end to Lansdowne's five-month unbeaten run and the rest of your AIL roundup

Lansdowne’s unbeaten run finished at 12 games as they finally fell at Dooradoyle.

# ail - Saturday 27 January, 2018

From The42 Ashbourne retain All-Ireland Junior title as unbeaten Lansdowne move 16 points clear AIL

Ashbourne retain All-Ireland Junior title as unbeaten Lansdowne move 16 points clear

Here’s your round-up of AIL action.

# ail - Friday 26 January, 2018

From The42 Cookies aiming to make amends at Clontarf and all of the weekend's AIL previews AIL

Cookies aiming to make amends at Clontarf and all of the weekend's AIL previews

All of your Division 1A and 1B previews are right here.

# ail - Saturday 13 January, 2018

From The42 Lansdowne reach first Bateman final in 87 years while Con stay on course for six-in-a-row A1 For 1A

Lansdowne reach first Bateman final in 87 years while Con stay on course for six-in-a-row

Sligo and City of Armagh put up huge fights but in the end it was the Division 1A sides who prevailed in the last four.

# ail - Sunday 10 December, 2017

From The42 Ex-Chief Hayes blazing a trail for Shannon in his own December back-to-backs Home Front

Ex-Chief Hayes blazing a trail for Shannon in his own December back-to-backs

Tom Hayes, who played such a key role in bringing Exeter to the top tier of English rugby, has guided Shannon to a Christmas number 1 slot in the Ulster Bank League.

# ail - Saturday 9 December, 2017

From The42 Unbeaten Lansdowne top of the table at Christmas while Young Munster earn big win Round-Up

Unbeaten Lansdowne top of the table at Christmas while Young Munster earn big win

Reports from all five of this week’s AIL Division 1A fixtures in the Ulster Bank League.

# ail - Friday 8 December, 2017

From The42 Unbeaten leaders Lansdowne host UCD and the rest of your UBL previews Tee-ups

Unbeaten leaders Lansdowne host UCD and the rest of your UBL previews

In Division 1B, it’s first against second at Thomond Park.

# ail - Friday 1 December, 2017

From The42 A mouthwatering Munster derby in Dooradoyle and more of your UBL previews Clubbin'

A mouthwatering Munster derby in Dooradoyle and more of your UBL previews

And in Division 1B, leaders Shannon make the long trip to take on second-place Ballynahinch.

# ail - Friday 24 November, 2017

From The42 Tasty top of the table clash in Division 1A and all of the weekend's AIL previews Ulster Bank League

Tasty top of the table clash in Division 1A and all of the weekend's AIL previews

All of your Division 1A and 1B previews are right here.

# ail - Saturday 11 November, 2017

From The42 Lansdowne tighten their grip on the top spot and all of last night's Division 1A action Ulster Bank League

Lansdowne tighten their grip on the top spot and all of last night's Division 1A action

Reports from Friday night’s four games. Buccaneers and Cork Con face off at 2.30pm today.

# ail - Friday 10 November, 2017

From The42 Lansdowne face battle in Clontarf to remain top and all of the weekend's AIL previews Derby Weekend

Lansdowne face battle in Clontarf to remain top and all of the weekend's AIL previews

There’s a Limerick derby in Dooradoyle while fourth-place Con face a tricky trip to Athlone.

# ail - Saturday 4 November, 2017

From The42 Lethal Lansdowne continue their 100% start: catch up on all of today's action in UBL Division 1A Grassroots

Lethal Lansdowne continue their 100% start: catch up on all of today's action in UBL Division 1A

Terenure, Clontarf and Cork Con all kept pace at the business end with wins on Saturday.

# ail - Saturday 28 October, 2017

From The42 Young Munster see off Cork Con with last gasp penalty, while pacesetters Terenure College suffer 1st loss Domestic Matters

# ail - Friday 6 October, 2017

From The42 Andrew Porter back in AIL action with UCD and all of the weekend's previews Domestic Matters

Andrew Porter back in AIL action with UCD and all of the weekend's previews

Division 1A leaders Terenure College host Garryowen in one of the standout fixtures of the weekend.

# ail - Friday 29 September, 2017

From The42 Midlanders bid to Bucc a trend, high-flying Terenure take on familiar foes Clubbin'

Midlanders bid to Bucc a trend, high-flying Terenure take on familiar foes

All your Ulster Bank League previews are right here.

# ail - Saturday 23 September, 2017

From The42 Here's what happened in the Ulster Bank League today AIL Round-up

Here's what happened in the Ulster Bank League today

Reports from all of today’s Division 1A games, plus scores from Division 1B.

# ail - Sunday 7 May, 2017

Living a life immersed in fitness while edging Clontarf towards further club glory

Clontarf’s Royce Burke-Flynn spoke to The42 about club rugby and splitting his day job between Crossfit and personal training.

# ail - Thursday 4 May, 2017

From The42 No Carbery, but Cork Con and Clontarf can show UBL has lots more talent Promise

No Carbery, but Cork Con and Clontarf can show UBL has lots more talent

This Sunday sees a repeat of last season’s Division 1A final at the Aviva Stadium.

# ail - Sunday 30 April, 2017

From The42 'In pro rugby, you're in a bit of a bubble. It's nice to come out of it for a while' Grassroots

'In pro rugby, you're in a bit of a bubble. It's nice to come out of it for a while'

Jason Harris-Wright will look to help Clontarf to AIL glory before joining Pat Lam at Bristol.

# ail - Sunday 23 April, 2017

From The42 Heavyweight contenders collide in today's Ulster Bank League 1A semi-finals Knockout Rugby

Heavyweight contenders collide in today's Ulster Bank League 1A semi-finals

There are two cracking Division 1A games down for decision this afternoon in Dublin.

# ail - Saturday 15 April, 2017

From The42 Young Munster and Cork Con heading to Dublin for UBL semi-finals Round-Up

Young Munster and Cork Con heading to Dublin for UBL semi-finals

Trinity battled clear of relegation trouble with a dramatic late try against Terenure.

# ail - Friday 14 April, 2017

From The42 It's the final round of the UBL regular season, here's what you need to know Moving Day

It's the final round of the UBL regular season, here's what you need to know

In Division 1A only the order of the top four has to be sorted out, but there’s no shortage of drama at the bottom.

# ail - Saturday 8 April, 2017

From The42 Terenure trounce Lansdowne as UBL 1A gets tight for the tail end of the season Squeaky Bum Time

Terenure trounce Lansdowne as UBL 1A gets tight for the tail end of the season

Meanwhile, UCD claimed the Colours bragging rights and Young Munster managed the only score in a terribly tight tussle with Cork Con.

# ail - Sunday 2 April, 2017

From The42 Dramatic Belvo win sets up All-Ireland league final against UL Bohs Decider

Dramatic Belvo win sets up All-Ireland league final against UL Bohs

Jackie Shiels scored all the points in a victory over Railway Union, while Bohs beat Galwegians well.

# ail - Friday 10 February, 2017

From The42 Trinity first up for Eddie O'Sullivan and more previews on a big weekend of UBL rugby Clubbing

Trinity first up for Eddie O'Sullivan and more previews on a big weekend of UBL rugby

The former Ireland coach will hope to have an instant impact on Old Belvedere tonight.

# ail - Saturday 4 February, 2017

From The42 Struggling Terenure shock champions, Cookies beat Garryowen and more from last night's UBL Friday Night Lights

Struggling Terenure shock champions, Cookies beat Garryowen and more from last night's UBL

The four Division 1A matches last night were played in tough conditions, but still provided plenty of scores.

# ail - Friday 30 September, 2016

From The42 Lansdowne look for 3rd win on the trot, Cookies welcome 'Tarf and all your UBL previews Clubbing

Lansdowne look for 3rd win on the trot, Cookies welcome 'Tarf and all your UBL previews

Meanwhile, Shannon, Dolphin and UCC will hope to claim their first wins of the season in division 1b.

# ail - Friday 23 September, 2016

From The42 There's a busy line-up of domestic action for Ireland's rugby clubs this weekend Real Rugby

There's a busy line-up of domestic action for Ireland's rugby clubs this weekend

Promoted Dublin University host college rivals UCD in a Division 1A derby on Saturday afternoon.

# ail - Friday 13 May, 2016

From The42 Analysis: Clontarf and Cork Con show attacking quality of Irish club rugby AIL

Analysis: Clontarf and Cork Con show attacking quality of Irish club rugby

Last weekend’s clash at the Aviva Stadium was full of attacking excitment.

# ail - Monday 9 May, 2016

From The42 Clontarf resigned to losing 'very, very special player' Carbery to the big stage STANDOUT

Clontarf resigned to losing 'very, very special player' Carbery to the big stage

‘Tarf coach Andy Wood says his young out-half is a formidable operator with and without the ball.

# ail - Sunday 8 May, 2016

From The42 Classy Carbery guides 'Tarf to UBL victory over Cork Con Going Gets 'tarf

Classy Carbery guides 'Tarf to UBL victory over Cork Con

The Leinster academy out-half had a hand in everything the Dublin club did well at the Aviva Stadium.

# ail - Saturday 23 April, 2016

From The42 Cork Con power to late win to set up UBL final date with Clontarf Div 1 Semis

Cork Con power to late win to set up UBL final date with Clontarf

‘Tarf moved a step closer to claiming a second title in three years with victory over UCD.

# ail - Monday 28 September, 2015

From The42 Blackrock edge out champions Old Belvedere, Cooke beaten on debut Round-Up

Blackrock edge out champions Old Belvedere, Cooke beaten on debut

This weekend saw eight teams meet in the second round of the Women’s AIL Division 1.