Ulster prop Declan Fitzpatrick Fitzpatrick receives one-week ban

Ulster prop Declan Fitzpatrick is handed a one-week ban for his punching offence during Saturday's Pro12 defeat by Zebre.

Keith Earls Earls ruled out of autumn series

Munster winger Keith Earls will miss Ireland's autumn internationals after undergoing knee surgery.

Ulster crashed to a surprise defeat against Zebre in Parma on Saturday Trimble says Ulster must improve

Andrew Trimble says Ulster have a lot to work on for Friday's Pro12 game against Edinburgh after the defeat by Zebre.

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