Donnacha Ryan rugby player
Donnacha Ryan rugby player

Donnacha Ryan

11th Dec 1983 2.01m/114kg No 5 Lock

Review: Cheslin Kolbe's Game At Flyhalf For Toulouse

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulouse were forced to select Springbok outside back Cheslin Kolbe at flyhalf in their crunch clash against Racing 92 this weekend with the likes of Romain Ntamack, Antoine Dupont, Thomas Ramos and...

Mike Prendergast to join Racing 92's coaching staff next season

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Racing 92 have released a statement confirming changes in their coaching staff for next season.     The French club has appointed former Munster scrum-half Mike Prendergast as backs and...

Champions Cup: head to heads to watch this weekend

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Champions Cup is back and it's even better with only eight sides left in the competition as we head into the knockout stages.   With four mouth-watering clashes heading your way this weekend,...

Golden Oldies XV

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

 With all the talk of the RWC bringing back memories and heartache and hope we take a chance to look at those that are 35 years or older and still playing the game. Here is our Old Crocks XV   1. Wyatt...

Top 14 Round Two Recap

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Clermont claimed top spot on the Top 14 log after they handed Racing 92 their first defeat at the U Arena.   Pau 20 - 10 RC Toulon  Colin Slade starred in Pau's victory over Toulon this weekend...

PRO14 New Signings XV Ahead of 2018-19 Season

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ahead of the 2018-19 Guinness PRO14 campaign, Ultimate Rugby select a starting XV of the most high-profile signings completed ahead of the new season.    Clayton Blommetjies –...

Player Ratings - Leinster vs Racing 92

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster   1. Cian Healy – 7/10 Put under some early pressure at scrum time but recovered well as the game wore on. He was impressive in the loose, showing some good handling skills and dynamic...

Player Ratings - Racing 92 vs Munster

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Racing   Eddie Ben Arous – 7/10 Put under some early pressure at scrum time but recovered well as the game wore on. He was very impressive in the loose, showing some good handling...

Champions Cup: Semi-Final Team Tracker

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Check out the team line-ups for this weekend's Champions Cup semi-finals with the action kicking off in Dublin on Saturday as Leinster host Scarlets before Munster travel to Bordeaux to face Racing 92...

Racing 92 Confirm Simon Zebo Signing

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Simon Zebo's move to Parisian giants Racing 92 has been officially confirmed by the club, the move will see the Munster & Ireland utility back link up with Donnacha Ryan in the French capital. The...