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Tuesday Afternoon Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hosea Gear joins Narbonne Former All Black winger Hosea Gear has signed for Pro D2 side Narbonne from Lyon. Full story   Lions appoint Swys de Bruin as Head Coach The Lions Rugby have announced...

Connacht sign Jarrad Butler

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht Rugby and the IRFU are delighted to announce the signing of 25-year-old back-row forward Jarrad Butler on a three-year deal. With 70 Super Rugby appearances to his name, New Zealand-born Butler...

Johnny O'Connor returns to Connacht

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht Rugby and the IRFU have announced that Johnny O'Connor will return to the Sportsground as the province’s Senior Strength & Conditioning Coach.  Working with new Head of Athletic...

Which animals have the 2017 Lions resembled so far on tour?

1 month ago by Breaking News.ie : Rugby

Will the Lions be ready for New Zealand?

Monday Evening Round-Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dragons appoint Bernard Jackman as their new coach Bernard Jackman has been appointed as the new coach of the Dragons starting next Monday. Full story Fernandez - Lobbe signs new deal with Toulon Former...

Connacht sign Peter McCabe

1 month ago by Connacht Rugby

Connacht Rugby and the IRFU have announced the signing of prop Peter McCabe for the 2017/18 season.The 25-year-old front rower spent a short time training with Connacht as part of a loan deal in January...

Friday Evening Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cruden Injury Scare For All Blacks The All Blacks received another injury concern ahead of their series with the British and Irish Lions when fly-half Aaron Cruden injured his knee in the Chiefs’...

New Head of Athletic Performance appointed for Connacht

1 month ago by Connacht Rugby

Connacht Rugby and the IRFU have announced the appointment of David Howarth as Head of Athletic Performance at Connacht Rugby.   Previous to his work in the US, David was a Strength & Conditioning...

Wednesday Evening Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht Rugby sign Irish-qualified scrumhalf James Mitchell Connacht Rugby and the IRFU have announced the signing of scrumhalf James Mitchell on a two-year deal. Full story   Cloete back...

Connacht Rugby sign Irish-qualified scrumhalf James Mitchell

1 month ago by Connacht Rugby

Connacht Rugby and the IRFU have announced the signing of scrumhalf James Mitchell on a two-year deal.   Mitchell represented England at Under-16, U17 and U18 level before being selected for the...