TODAY WAS THE day some Ulster fans feared would never come, and others have been waiting patiently on for about 16 months.

Yes, after his signing was announced in March 2015 and his subsequent spell in Wasps was beset with suggestions that the Premiership club would somehow steal him away for good, Charles Piutau was in full Ulster gear and training in Belfast today.

The province tweeted these pics of today’s training, where the All Black seems to have the upper hand in their jiu-jitsu session. And their Snapchat was cranked into gear for the occasion too.

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