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Eddie Jones quits England to lead Australia

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following England’s disappointing 2018 Six Nations campaign, Eddie Jones has handed in his resignation and has taken up a new role with the Wallabies.   Jones has been named as the Wallabies...

Conrad Smith backs Joe Schmidt to coach the All Blacks

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Two time World Cup winner Conrad Smith has backed Ireland’s Joe Schmidt to succeed Steve Hansen as All Blacks coach following his stunning success in the Six Nations.   Smith added his voice...

Monday Morning Round Up

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Karmichael Hunt fined and suspended  Rugby Australia has concluded its disciplinary process into the off-field conduct of Wallabies and Queensland Reds back Karmichael Hunt following his arrest in...

Six Nations Highlights: England v Ireland

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland came away with the Grand Slam victory after a convincing win over their rivals, England. They managed to outscore their opponents while also completely shutting down their attack with magnificent...

Six Nations Highlights: Wales v France

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales beat France in the tightest of margins at the Principality stadium. A strange game in some ways as neither team managed to score in the last half an hour of the game. The second saw France dominate...

Six Nations 2018 - Team of the Tournament

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Cian Healy – Ireland The big loosehead is the first of several Irish players in our Six Nations 2018 team of the tournament. This was an easy decision as Healy consistently performed...

Six Nations Highlights: Italy v Scotland

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

What a game we had here in Rome today as the Scots just managed to trump the Italians by 2 points. Fraser brown went over for the first try of the game but Italy swiftly replied with one from...

AWJ commits to Wales and Ospreys

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ospreys and Wales Rugby Union have announced that Alun Wyn Jones has committed his future to the game to Wales after re-signing his National Dual Contract (NDC) to remain at his home Region, the Ospreys.   The...

Six Nations Lineups: England v Ireland

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named his side to play Ireland at Twickenham Stadium.  Captain Dylan Hartley returns after recovering from injury with tighthead prop Kyle Sinckler making his first...

Lawes and Hughes to go undergo knee surgeries

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nathan Hughes (Wasps) and Courtney Lawes (Northampton Saints) will both undergo knee ligament surgery this week following injuries sustained during England’s Six Nations fixture against France. Hughes...