Bristol’s Tom Varndell breaks try-scoring record in defeat against Harlequins

1 week ago by The Guardian

Bristol 8-42 Harlequins; Bath 32-30 Northampton; Sale 26-24 NewcastleBristol’s Tom Varndell became the Premiership’s all-time top try scorer on Friday night as he touched down for the 91st time, putting...

Weekly Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok legend Joost van der Westhuizen loses battle to Motor Neuron Disease   The J9 foundation, the charity founded Joost van der Westhuizen, has formally confirmed the passing of...

Aviva Premiership Weekend Preview

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bristol Rugby v Harlequins (Ashton Gate, 7.45pm)Referee: Matthew Carley (54th Premiership game).Bristol Rugby have win nine more points in their last three games. Bristol won 28-20 in their most recent...

Monday Afternoon Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tom Varndell commits future to Bristol Rugby   Tom Varndell has committed his future to Bristol Rugby until the end of the 2017/18 campaign.   “I’m delighted to extend my contract...

Weekly Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bath promote Zach Mercer   Bath Rugby have announced that, New Zealand born, back rower Zach Mercer has signed a senior contract with the club promoting him to the senior squad.   Mercer, son...

Monday Afternoon Round Up

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England Rugby squad update   The 34 players who took part in England's training camp in Portugal got together yesterday (Sunday 29 January) to prepare for England's RBS 6 Nations encounter...

Weekly Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fia and Giles ruled out   Ospreys pair Ma’afu Fia and Keelan Giles have both been ruled out of action after picking up injuries in last Sunday’s Challenge Cup win over Lyon at the Liberty...

Six Nations: Eddie Jones in no rush to cap Jason Woodward

1 month ago by The Guardian

• Jones to stick with Mike Brown at full-back for opener against France• Several young Bath players have caught England coach’s eyeEddie Jones will resist any temptation to fast-track the Bristol...

Guest Blogger: He may not be captain, but he's still Super Sam!

1 month ago by Cardiff Blues Blog

Guest Blogger Dan from Cardiff Blues Blog reminisces on Sam Warburton's Wales captaincy. Wales' Six Nations team announcement on Tuesday brought about plenty of headlines, but the biggest of all...

Challenge Cup: Bath bash Bristol

1 month ago by Sky Sports Rugby

Bath scored eight tries as they blew away West Country rivals Bristol 57-22 at Ashton Gate to move closer to booking a place in the Challenge Cup quarter-finals.