Stuart Olding

Stuart Olding on Brive move: ‘It’s been a blessing to get back out onto the pitch and get back into a team’

Stuart Olding has expressed his gratitude to Brive and is looking forward to getting back on the pitch after missing the whole of last season due to …

Top 14

Minister outlines changes for rape trials; Counsellors and new rules mean courtroom no longer ‘cold places'

Complainants in rape trials will be assisted by a counsellor and a set of rules for cases will ensure courtrooms are no longer “cold places” for …

Crime

Watch the trailer for RTE's new documentary on the Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding trial

<b>RTE are airing a documentary on the controversial Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding rape trial.</b><p>Acquitted: The Rugby Rape Trial will air tonight at …

Documentaries

Prosecution considering files on social media users who named Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding rape complainant

THE Public Prosecution Service (PPS) is considering files on two people who identified the complainant in the recent high profile Belfast trial of …

Social Media

Rugby rape trial: Charges possible over social media posts

<b>Prosecutors are considering whether to charge two people who identified a woman who alleged she was raped by two high profile former Ulster Rugby players.</b><p>Police have questioned them about naming the woman on social media.<p>Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding were cleared of rape after a trial that lasted …

Social Media

Hammer of the law must come down on social media misconduct, says judge

A retired appeal court judge who is leading an independent review into how the criminal justice system in Northern Ireland deals with serious sexual …

Social Media

Jackson & Olding Ireland return 'not ruled out'

<b>Former Ulster stars Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding could return to play for Ireland some day, IRFU performance director David Nucifora has said.</b><p>The players were unanimously found not guilty of rape after a nine-week trial earlier this year.<p>But their Ulster and Ireland contracts were revoked …

Sport (N. Ireland)

Paddy Jackson signs for top-flight French club Perpignan

Former Ulster and Ireland rugby player Paddy Jackson has signed a two-year deal with top-flight French club Perpignan.<p>The 26-year-old, who had his …

Top 14

Paddy Jackson: Former Ulster and Ireland fly-half joins French side Perpignan

<b>Former Ulster and Ireland fly-half Paddy Jackson has signed a two-year deal with French top 14 club Perpignan.</b><p>The 26-year-old had his Ulster and Ireland contract revoked in April after he was cleared following a nine-week rape trial.<p>Perpignan secured promotion to the French top-flight last …

Sport (N. Ireland)

Paddy Jackson could be joining Stuart Olding at Brive, according to French reports

It was reported earlier in the week that Gibbes, Jackson's former coach, were interested in signing the Ulster native. However reports from France …

Top 14

Former Ireland and Ulster centre Stuart Olding joins Brive

Stuart Olding joins Brive six weeks after his Ulster and Ireland contract was revoked following rape trial<p><b>Olding links up with Brive coach and former</b> …

Sport (UK)

Social media reacts to ex-Ulster player Olding’s move to French club Brive

News that former Ulster player Stuart Olding is to resume his rugby career in France has been broadly welcomed on social media.The 25-year-old has …

Social Media

Former Ulster centre Stuart Olding signs for French side Brive on a two-year deal

Former Ulster centre Stuart Olding has joined French second-tier side Brive on a two-year contract.<p>The 25-year-old has been looking for a new club …

Top 14

Stuart Olding signs for second-tier French club Brive

Stuart Olding has signed a two-year contract with French side Brive, becoming the first of the two former Ulster players acquitted of rape charges earlier this year to announce a new club.<p>Along with fellow Ireland international Paddy Jackson, Olding was found not guilty of raping a woman at a party …

Rugby Union

Stuart Olding has joined French second-tier club Brive

The 25-year-old had been without a club after his contract was revoked by Ulster and the Irish Rugby Football Union last month. Olding was acquitted …

Top 14

Stuart Olding signs two-year contract with French side Brive

The Irishman will link up with former Ulster second row Jeremy Davidson in France.

Top 14

Stuart Olding: Former Ireland and Ulster centre signs for French club Brive

<b>Stuart Olding has joined Brive six weeks after his Ulster and Ireland contract was revoked following a nine-week rape trial.</b><p>The 25-year-old has signed a two-year deal with the French side, who were relegated from the Top 14 this season.<p>Olding and former Ulster team-mate Paddy Jackson were cleared …

Sport (N. Ireland)

Former Ulster and Ireland centre Stuart Olding completes move to French club

<b>FORMER Ulster rugby star Stuart Olding has joined a second-tier French club two months after being found not guilty at a Belfast rape trial.</b><p>Olding …

Ulster Rugby

Stuart Olding: ex-Ulster player joins French club on two-year deal

Former Ulster player Stuart Olding has signed for second tier French club Brive.<p>The move comes six weeks after his Ulster and Ireland contract was …

Top 14

Belfast Crown Court to hear Paddy Jackson's attempt to recover legal costs

Belfast Crown Court will today hear Paddy Jackson’s attempt to recover his legal costs arising from his nine-week rape trial.<p>The former Ireland and …

Judiciary

Sponsor in talks with Sale Sharks after club linked to move for ex-Ulster players Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding

A lead sponsor of English rugby club Sale Sharks has spoken to the club's boss over any potential move for Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding after they …

Sale Sharks

Sale Sharks: Sponsor opposed Jackson and Olding deals

One of Sale Sharks' main sponsors raised concerns with the club about the reported interest in signing Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding.

Sale Sharks

Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding's move in balance as critics put pressure on Sale Sharks

Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding's move to England is in the balance after Sale Sharks issued a statement denying they are signing the Ireland …

Sale Sharks

Sale Sharks rule out signing Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding

Sale have announced that they will not be signing Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding. The Ulster and Ireland backs were acquitted of rape in March but …

Sport (N. Ireland)

Paddy Jackson's views on women may have been toxic - but he has every right to sign for Sale Sharks

There is no such thing as a clean slate in life, only a fresh start. That is the best that former Ulster fly-half Paddy Jackson can hope for when he takes up a contract next season with Sale Sharks, as revealed in Tuesday’s Daily Telegraph.<p>Likewise his teammate, centre Stuart Olding, if he were to …

Sale Sharks

Paddy Jackson & Stuart Olding: Sale Sharks not signing former Ireland and Ulster players

Sale Sharks will not be signing former Ireland and Ulster players Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding, a club statement has confirmed.

Sale Sharks

Sale Sharks backtrack over Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding deals after furious reaction

Sale Sharks have attempted to backtrack after facing a furious ­response in their attempt to sign Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding, who were at the centre of a highly controversial rape case.<p>The Daily Telegraph revealed on Tuesday that Sale had agreed terms with Jackson and were close to ­following …

Rugby Union

Sale deny interest in signing trial pair Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding

Sale’s owners have dismissed talk of the club signing Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding, the two Irish international players sacked by Ulster last month. The Sharks had reportedly been considering employing at least one of the pair but appear to have had a change of heart.<p>In a statement on Wednesday …

Sport (UK)

Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding lose privacy action against BBC over rape claim reporting

The players are also to pay £20,000 costs as part of a settlement reached in their action against the BBC.<p>The outcome was hailed as a vindication of …

Northern Ireland

Sale Sharks 'close to signing sacked Ulster duo Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding'

Sale Sharks are reportedly close to signing Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding.<p>The pair are available after being sacked by Ulster following their …

English Rugby