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Wednesday Afternoon Round Up

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

 Alun Wyn Jones sidelined for at least 6 weeks Ospreys medical staff have confirmed that Alun Wyn Jones has suffered a shoulder injury from Wales last 6 Nations match against France at the weekend.   The...

Young Gun: Nick Haining – Jersey No.8

1 week ago by The Rugby Paper

Big win against Yorkshire Carnegie last week? It was a great home win for us and it raised the confidence levels even more. We kept our winning record going, taking it to five on the bounce, going into...

Championship to be Premiership 'naughty corner' - reaction to scrapping play-offs

2 weeks ago by BBC Rugby News

The Championship is becoming a "naughty corner" for relegated Premiership sides, according to the Cornish Pirates chairman.

Thursday Afternoon Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Conor McPhillips to leave Connacht Rugby at end of the season   Connacht Rugby have today confirmed that Backs Coach Conor McPhillips will finish in his role with the club at the end of the current...

Pirates trio extend stay

1 month ago by Cornish Pirates

Cornish Pirates have confirmed that Tom Duncan, Nicolas De Battista, Toby May have all signed contract extensions. Back rower Duncan signed a two-year extension, meanwhile centre De Battista and full-back...

Wednesday Afternoon Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons sign DTH van der Merwe Newcastle Falcons have added another proven top-level try-scorer to their squad with the news that Canada and Scarlets wing DTH van der Merwe is moving to Kingston...

Rob Elloway retires

1 month ago by Cornish Pirates

Rob Elloway has announced his retirement from professional rugby to spend more time with his growing family. Elloway has been an integral part of the Pirates since signing with them in 2007, 10 years...

Weekly Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tongan international Tevita Koloamatangi joins London Irish   London Irish have strengthened their back-row with the signing of Tongan international Tevita Koloamatangi until the end of the season.   Koloamatangi...

Monday Afternoon Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Israel Dagg commits to New Zealand All Blacks outside back Israel Dagg has confirmed that he has re-signed with New Zealand Rugby, the Crusaders and Hawke’s Bay Magpies through to 2019.   “There’s...

Simmonds signs new Chiefs deal

1 month ago by Chiefs Rugby

Exeter Chiefs forward Sam Simmonds has signed a new two-year deal with the Premiership club.   The Chiefs academy product has spent time on a dual registration deal at Championship side Cornish...