Champions Cup Round 6

8 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

As we enter Round 6 of the Champions Cup this weekend, we take a look at what each team needs from the final round of tournament to progress to the quarter-finals. With four teams already securing their...

Alec Hepburn: Exeter's England Saxons prop to miss much of 2017 with knee injury

1 day ago by BBC Rugby News

Exeter's England Saxons prop Alec Hepburn could be out for 10 months after injuring his knee ligaments in training.

Tuesday Afternoon Round Up

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nick De Luca extends Wasps contract until end of season   Scotland international centre Nick De Luca has extended his contract with Wasps until the end of the season, at which stage he will retire...

Alun Wyn Jones to captain Wales in the 6 Nations

2 days ago by Wales Rugby

Wales have named seven uncapped players for their 2017 Six Nations squad.   Five of the seven uncapped players, Olly Cracknell (Ospreys), Thomas Young (Wasps), Owen Williams (Leicester Tigers),...

Anson joins Warriors as Head of Strength & Conditioning

2 days ago by Worcester Warriors

Warriors can today announce that Paddy Anson has joined the Club as Head of Strength & Conditioning.   Anson has a wealth of experience in Aviva Premiership Rugby, having overseen the Exeter...

Jack Nowell: British and Irish Lions call a possibility, says Rob Baxter

2 days ago by BBC Rugby News

England winger Jack Nowell has the ability to be selected for the British and Irish Lions, says Exeter head coach Rob Baxter.

Champions Cup Round 5 Review

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Champions Cup Round 5 Review: Leinster, ASM Clermont, Munster and holders, Saracens, have all booked their places in the knockout stage. Should all 4 clubs win their Round 6 matches, they will be guaranteed...

Ulster announce two big signings for next season following disappointing Champions Cup exit

3 days ago by Irish Independent

Ulster were in dire need of good news after losing eight of their last 12 games and exiting the Champions Cup with a round of games to go after their defeat at Sandy Park last night to the Exeter Chiefs.

Team of the Weekend: December 15th

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

1. Eddy Ben Arous A dominant forward performance from the French loose-head, as Racing 92’s giant pack finally showed up in this year’s competition, Ben Arous played a starring role in securing...

Out of Europe, eight defeats in the last 12 games but Ulster coach Les Kiss is safe in his job

3 days ago by Irish Independent

Fuming Ulster coach Les Kiss has told his struggling players to shape up or ship out following last night's 31-19 loss to Exeter that effectively ended their European season - because Australian will not...