Randalstown Rugby Club Notes: Harlequins II XV 48 v Randlastown I XV 8 & Grosvenor III XV 30 Randalstown III XV 31

Belfast Harlequins II XV 48 v Randlastown I XV 8 Randalstown 1sts travelled to Deramore on Saturday afternoon to face Quins 2nds in the conference section of the qualifying league. The final score probably flattered Harlequins slightly as Randalstown had good periods of possession throughout the game, but a combination of errors meant they were […]

To Launch the InTouch Rugby Coverage of The Six Nations in Association with Guinness we bring a special report on The Ulster / Ireland Players and the blogs you can expect on the Ireland Games

1 day to go before the Six Nations! We expect packed stadiums and packed rugby clubs and rugby bars all over Ulster not to mention radio and website coverage. Our coverage will aim to bring you pictures and interviews, as many as we can of all the action before and after each Irish game. As […]

Old Crescent Rugby I XV 7 v Belfast Harlequins Rugby I XV 14: Well done Quins 0 Click Here For Report & Pictures

Old Crescent 7 Belfast Harlequins 14 (Heaney 3p, Gillespie 1t) Quins arrived at Rosbrien for the re-arranged AIL match, and saw the pitch in exceptionally good condition, considering the previous day’s snow-laden blizzards. On paper, Quins put out their strongest team so far this season. Neil McCombe and Niall O’Connor made rare appearances, while Quins […]


AIL RUGBY CAMPAIGNS ARE IN FULL SWING WITH 10 ULSTER CLUBS COMPETING AT THE HIGHEST LEVEL: Here we meet the teams and cover them all, video interviews with coaches, clips from games, table standings. As the season progresses we will capture the action; already battle is well underway, the intensity of match day is covered […]

ULSTER RUGBY SENIOR LEAGUE: Belfast Harlequins Rugby I XV 14 v Ballynahinch Rugby I XV 41 Report & Pictures

Hinch arrived at Deramore Park where the recent snowscape had vanished without warning on the previous day. There was little wind, lots of blue skies, but still chilly. Quins were still missing Miles O’Hagan, Michael Allen, Michael Heaney, Niall Annett and Andrew Gillespie, but fielded what appeared to be a competitive side. The match kicked […]

UCD I XV 47- Quins I XV 24 (Gillespie 1t; Higgins 1t; Allen 1t,1c; Morton 1t; Heaney 1c) The Belfield Bowl

Quins arrived at the Belfield Bowl on a dry, cloudless but crisp Hallowen Saturday. The gentle diagonal flicker of the flags gave neither side any significant advantage. Many will have remembered the last visit 3 seasons ago, when an injury time penalty from the 10 metre line snatched Division 1 status from Quins. Quins still […]