Dave Heffernan rugby player
Dave Heffernan rugby player

Dave Heffernan

31st Jan 1991 1.85m/107kg Hooker

Andy Farrell names a 36-man squad to prepare for England

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland head coach Andy Farrell has named a 36-man Ireland squad to prepare for next Sunday’s Six Nations trip to England.   Garry Ringrose is the sole big name missing from the squad following...

Ireland Squad Update: Ringrose To Miss Wales And England Tests

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland centre Garry Ringrose has been ruled out of Ireland's next two Six Nations matches against Wales and England after sustaining a broken finger in Saturday's 19-12 home win over Scotland.   Ringrose,...

Predicted: How Ireland could line up in the Six Nations opener

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland kick off a new era on Saturday 1 February with Andy Farrell taking charge of his first game as the new Irish head coach as they host Scotland.   The former defence coach will name his...

Ireland name 5 uncapped players for 2020 Six Nations

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Andy Farrell has named a 35 player squad which will be captained by Johnny Sexton for the upcoming 2020 Six Nations Championship.     There are five uncapped players...

Andy Farrell’s names a 45 Ireland training squad

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ireland coaching group will host a 24hr mid-season stocktake at the IRFU’s High-Performance Centre in Dublin across the 22nd and 23rd December ahead of a busy period of interprovincial...

Best and Cave set for Kingspan Swansong While Munster Welcome Murray and Earls Back

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster host Benetton Treviso while Ulster and Connacht clash in the PRO14 quarter finals this weekend with Leinster and Glasgow Warriors having already booked their places in the semi-finals.   Here...

Heffernan and Adeolokun the latest Connacht players to sign contract extensions

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dave Heffernan and Niyi Adeolokun are the latest two Connacht players to sign contract extensions with the province.Heffernan has made 110 appearances for Connacht, having come through the club game in...

Stade beat Ospreys on emotional Chauvin tribute night

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stade Francais beat the Ospreys 12-3 on an emotional night in which they paid tribute to Nicolas Chauvin, while Connacht and Agen also claimed European Challenge Cup wins on Friday. Stade teenager Chauvin...

Preview: Ulster v Connacht

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

An action-packed Friday night in the PRO14 sees Connacht travel to Kingspan Stadium to face Ulster. Ulster enjoyed a promising start to the season going undefeated in their opening 4...

Heffernan & Cannon commit to Connacht

3 years ago by Connacht Rugby

Connacht Rugby and the IRFU have confirmed two-year contract extensions for senior players Dave Heffernan and James Cannon. Mayo-born Heffernan has featured in every game for Connacht so far this season,...