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...

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...

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),...

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...

5 players that impressed today

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

John Cooney The former Leinster man fitted seamlessly into the number ten shirt today in the absence of Jack Carty. The Gonzaga veteran was moved, from his usual position of scrum-half, to the pivotal...

Challenge Cup: Quins beaten

5 days ago by Sky Sports Rugby

Edinburgh went top of European Challenge Cup Pool Five with a 23-18 win over Harlequins at the Twickenham Stoop.

European Challenge Cup: Harlequins v Edinburgh Rugby

6 days ago by BBC Rugby News

WP Nel returns from a three-month absence as Edinburgh travel to face Harlequins in European Challenge Cup pool five.

Sale face concussion investigation over TJ Ioane incident against Harlequins

6 days ago by The Guardian

• Ioane appeared to be concussed but stayed on against Harlequins• Back-row took blow to head tackling Quins hooker Dave WardSale are being investigated by the RFU over a possible breach of concussion...

Challenge Cup at a glance

6 days ago by Sky Sports Rugby

Team news ahead of Saturday's Challenge Cup round-five clashes including Harlequins v Edinburgh.