The Ulster Rugby Medical Performance Team has issued a squad update as the team prepares for a return against Connacht at the Aviva Stadium on 23 August.
Iain Henderson recently underwent hip surgery and is expected to be unavailable for a period of 8-10 weeks – with an estimated return date of mid-late October.
Angus Curtis continues to rehabilitate a multi-ligament knee injury.
Andrew Warwick is due to undergo hip surgery next week.
Will Addison is rehabilitating a back injury.
Greg Jones (ankle), Matthew Rea (ankle), Sam Carter (shoulder) and Matt Faddes (shoulder) are now integrating back into training, following respective surgeries, and are projected to be fit for selection on 23 August.
Squad updates in association with The Ulster Independent Clinic.