We use cookies to provide you with a better service. Carry on browsing if you're happy with this, or find out how to manage cookies.

7 great sport channels

Football, Rugby, UFC, GAA

All free when you join eir Broadband

Subscribe to eir Sport
Published: 14:44 | 26/4/16

Williams to miss season end

Nick Williams has played his last game for Ulster after being ruled out for the remainder of the season.

Williams, who is due to move to Cardiff Blues at the end of the season, has failed to recover from a shoulder injury and will undergo surgery to repair a labral tear, which will bring his campaign to a premature end.

Tommy Bowe made his first appearance of the season in Ulster's Guinness PRO12 win over Zebre after recovering from the knee injury he picked up in the Rugby World Cup but he has suffered a mild reaction to the problem and will miss the visit of Leinster to the Kingspan Stadium.

Director of Rugby Les Kiss will be without several players for Saturday's game with Louis Ludik and Paul Rowley unavailable due to their respective groin and knee injuries, while Ian Humphreys has seen a spinal specialist for a long-standing back problem.

Sammy Arnold is likely to miss the remainder of the season but Wiehahn Herbst could be available for selection within the next two weeks.

Van der Merwe set for Ulster debut

16:00 | 18/10/17

Schalk van der Merwe is set to make his Ulster debut in Sunday's Champions Cup game against La Rochelle at Stade Marcel-Deflandre.

Zebo still mulling over next move

17:21 | 18/10/17

Munster and Ireland full-back Simon Zebo has yet to make a decision on his future but says he wants to play Top 14 rugby in France at some point.

Ireland to play three Tests in Australia next June

09:34 | 18/10/17

Ireland will play three Tests against Australia Down Under next June.

McCall rules himself out of Ireland job

22:09 | 17/10/17

Mark McCall has ruled himself out contention for the Ireland head coach job when Joe Schmidt leaves the role.

Gatland "really, really hurt" by O'Brien criticism

10:11 | 17/10/17

British and Irish Lions head Warren Gatland says he was "really, really hurt" by Sean O’Brien's criticisms of his training methods during the summer tour of New...

What’s in the eir Sport Pack?

We’ve got heartstopping action across 7 great sports channels, with 42 Premier League games, every Champions League game and every Europa League game, as well as UFC, Allianz Leagues GAA, Golf, F1 and much more.