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Sunday 24 September 2023 Dublin: 15°C

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AIL season takes shape as IRFU unveil men and women's fixture list
The new club season will get under way on 28 September with the men’s division 1 kicking off a week later.
Unbeaten leaders Lansdowne host UCD and the rest of your UBL previews
In Division 1B, it’s first against second at Thomond Park.
Here's what happened in the Ulster Bank League today
Reports from all of today’s Division 1A games, plus scores from Division 1B.
'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.
'Unheard of': Royal County rugby on verge of coronation as Navan challenge on two fronts
The influence of director of rugby Alan Kingsley and some energetic U20s is pushing Navan torwads their first promotion since reaching the UBL.
Clontarf and Cork Constitution close gap on Lansdowne and all the weekend's UBL action
Wins for both Clontarf and Cork Con and a loss for Lansdowne tightened the gap at the top to four points.
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.
Professional power has put the squeeze on Ireland's once-vibrant club rugby scene
“The top of the game is very strong, but the bit in the middle, the clubs, are struggling badly.”
Young Munster welcome leaders Lansdowne as UBL swings back into action
Meanwhile, Tom Hayes will take the reins as Shannon boss for the first time tomorrow.
'It's definitely not a route I'd recommend. It's quite tough'
Clive Ross had to take the hard way, but is now loving playing with Ulster.
7s interest on the rise as Kilkenny-hosted event continues to grow
Marble City Sevens founder James Blanchfield tells us about the growth of the tournament.
Joe Schmidt hands out awards to Ireland's club rugby stars
Clontarf centre Matt D’Arcy was named Ulster Bank Player of the year in Division 1A.
Munster legend Leamy's Clonmel miss out on magnificent double
Shannon were crowned Junior Cup champions as the Tipp club relinquished their crown.
Lansdowne land second title with thrilling UBL final win over Clontarf
Scott Deasy played a central role in an absorbing final at the Aviva Stadium.
Clontarf aiming for 'massive feat' with back-to-back AIL titles
Andy Wood’s men take on Lansdowne in the Ulster Bank League Division 1A final this weekend.
Doyle leads the march as Garryowen bounce straight back to top flight
The former Munster centre/out-half was appointed head coach at the start of the season.
The Ulster Bank League semi-finals features one big surprise after a dramatic final day
Young Munster elbowed their way into the playoff picture right at the end.
Terenure and Clontarf back to winning ways as Galwegians soar in 1B
Get all the results and scorers from yesterday’s Ulster Bank League Division 1A and 1B action.
Here are your Division 1A and 1B Ulster Bank League previews
You can watch the Clontarf v UCD clash live from the comfort of your couch this evening, before a busy Saturday of AIL action.
Lansdowne edge Clontarf, Cork Con off the mark and the rest of this weekend's UBL rugby news
Meanwhile, Terenure tore Young Munster apart to move top of the Division 1A table.
Here are your division 1A and 1B Ulster Bank League previews
There are some tasty ties in the top two divisions of the Irish domestic game.
Here's your division 1A and 1B Ulster Bank League previews
You don’t even have to leave the house to watch UCD take on St Mary’s tonight.
Dan Carter made his comeback from sabbatical in a local club match
The 32-year-old out-half came through 40 minutes for Southbridge, scoring 10 points.'s end-of-season rugby awards bonanza
With finals in France, England and the Pro12 bringing the curtain down on the club season this weekend, it’s time to give credit where it’s due.
All-Ireland League gets ready for kick-off with questions lingering over its future direction
This is the last season that AIL clubs will be permitted to financially reward their players.
'The odds are stacked against me to be honest' - Bowe's doubts over Lions tour
The Ulster and Ireland winger admits that his comeback date is ‘months rather than weeks’ away.
Ulster Bank League: Belvo hope to reel in Lansdowne before winter break
The league is heading into hibernation, but not until plenty of precious points have been stored.
Ulster Bank League: Lansdowne stay top as they return to winning ways in Clontarf
A second-half comeback gave Mike Ruddock’s side the victory while Garryowen stayed in touch with a win over Shannon.
Ulster Bank League: Cork Con show their title credentials by toppling league-leading Lansdowne
Johnny Holland was the hero for Constitution while Dolphin blitzed the champions and Old Belvedere got their first win in some style.