Thursday Afternoon Round Up

4 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Aplon re-signs for Grenoble until 2020   South Africa fullback Gio Aplon has committed his future to Grenoble with a new three-year deal.   The 34-year-old, who played 17 times for the Springboks,...

Gareth Evans signs new contract to remain with Gloucester Rugby

12 hours ago by Gloucester Rugby

Back row forward Gareth Evans has become the latest member of the current squad to commit his future to Gloucester Rugby with the news that he has signed a new contract with the club.  The 25-year-old...

Gloucester: Gareth Evans forwards agrees new deal with Premiership side

12 hours ago by BBC Rugby News

Gloucester forward Gareth Evans signs a new two-year contract with the Premiership club.

Wednesday Afternoon Round Up

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

John Muldoon signs new deal for 2017/18   Connacht Rugby have announced that John Muldoon has signed a new contract for the 2017/18 season.   Head Coach Pat Lam commented:“John represents...

Former Fiji sevens coach Ben Ryan joins Wales as consultant

1 day ago by The Guardian

• Ryan led Fiji to gold medal at Rio Olympics last summer• Peter Drewett appointed as the new performance coach managerThe Welsh Rugby Union has appointed sevens coach Ben Ryan in a consultancy role.Former...

Six Nations 2017: Gloucester centre Matt Scott recalled to Scotland squad

1 day ago by The Guardian

• Uncapped forwards Cornell du Preez and Simon Berghan also included• Prop WP Nel a doubt following neck injury against HarlequinsMatt Scott has earned a recall to Scotland’s squad for the Six Nations...

Matt Scott recalled as Scotland name their Six Nations squad

1 day ago by Irish Independent

Gloucester centre Matt Scott has earned a recall to Scotland's squad for the RBS 6 Nations.

Vern Cotter has announced his Scotland rugby side for the Six Nations

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Head Coach Vern Cotter today named a 37-man Scotland squad for the forthcoming RBS 6 Nations Championship.   Among the group is 37-times capped Gloucester centre Matt Scott who – after missing...

Waller to join Worcester

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Worcester Warriors have agreed a deal to sign Ethan Waller from Northampton Saints. The loosehead prop will move to Sixways ahead of the 2017/18 season, replacing Val Rapava Ruskin who is to join Gloucester...

We take a look at Wales' 7 uncapped 6 Nations players

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

With Rob Howley announcing his 36-man squad for the 2017 6 Nations. We take a look at the 7 uncapped Welsh players who made the 36-man extended squad. Rory Thornton (Ospreys)   Thornton made...