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...

Connacht Rugby squad update ahead of Toulouse

1 day ago by Connacht Rugby

Ahead of Sunday’s Champions Cup game away to Toulouse, the Connacht Rugby medical team have provided the following update:Denis Buckley (foot) sustained a foot injury in the Zebre game and will be...

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

1 day 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...

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...

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 replaces Sam Warburton as Wales captain

2 days ago by The Guardian

• Warburton steps down after 49 games to concentrate on his game• ‘Jones has vast experience, as a player and a leader,’ says Rob HowleyAlun Wyn Jones, the 31-year-old Ospreys lock who has won...

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),...

Monday Afternoon Round Up

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulon sign Alesana Tuilagi   Toulon have signed Samoan winger Alesana Tuilagi to cover for injured fellow veteran Vincent Clerc, who has been ruled out for 5 months after rupturing his left Achilles...

Ospreys cruise into quarters

3 days ago by Sky Sports Rugby

The Ospreys claimed a ninth straight win in all competitions as they advanced to the European Challenge Cup quarter-finals with a 47-7 win over Lyon at the Liberty Stadium.

Keelan Giles: Ospreys winger a Wales Six Nations injury worry

4 days ago by BBC Rugby News

Keelan Giles is an injury worry for Wales after limping out of the Ospreys' Challenge Cup victory over Lyon.