Aviva Premiership: Weekend Preview

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Friday 24 February Harlequins v Leicester Tigers (Twickenham Stoop, 7.45pm) BT Sport 2 Referee: Dean Richards Harlequins are one of only two sides with a 100% home winning record in Aviva Premiership...

England Rugby squad update ahead of Italy

2 days ago by England Rugby

28 players assembled at Pennyhill Park on Monday evening to train for Sunday's RBS 6 Nations game against Italy at Twickenham.Billy Vunipola (Saracens) will join-up with England today for a medical...

Monday Afternoon Round Up

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle sign Matavesi brothers Newcastle Falcons’ ambitious recruitment plans for the 2017-18 season have advanced with the news that Fijian international Josh Matavesi and younger brother Joel...

Super Rugby 2017 Preview

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

We are previewing all of the Super Rugby teams ahead of the competitions kick-off on Thursday 23 February. Today we have a look at the Southern Kings, Sunwolves, Jaguares, Western Force and Blues keep...

Rizzo gets Italy call-up

3 days ago by Italy Rugby

Italy coach, Conor O'Shea, has called Michele Rizzo into the squad to face England on Sunday. Rizzo has recovered from a knee injury and will replace the unavailable Dario Chistolini.   The...

Wrap: South Africans in Europe

3 days ago by Super Sport.com

Former Springbok wing JP Pietersen scored two tries in Leicester Tigers' 50-17 win over Bristol on Saturday.

Team of the Weekend: 19th February

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

1. Dave Kilcoyne The Munster loose-head was a late try hero for his side as they claimed a win over Ospreys in a crucial top of the table clash. Kilcoyne diving over with 2 minutes to go claimed the...

Former Leicester head coach Richard Cockerill to take charge of Edinburgh

3 days ago by The Guardian

• Cockerill was sacked by Leicester in January• Edinburgh acting head coach Duncan Hodge will be backs coach againRichard Cockerill, the former Leicester coach, will become Edinburgh’s new head coach...

Leicester Tigers vs Bristol Rugby: Premiership Round 15 Highlights

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester overpowered Bristol today with 8 tries proof of their attacking firepower available. The back three of Pieterson, Thompstone & Veainu caused Bristol trouble all day with open field running...

Edinburgh land Cockerill as head coach

3 days ago by BBC Rugby News

Pro12 side Edinburgh appoint former Leicester Tigers director of rugby Richard Cockerill as head coach from next season.