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2022 Six Nations Fixtures Confirmed

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The eagerly-awaited 2022 Six Nations fixtures have been announced with Wales set to open their title defence against Ireland on 5 February.   Scotland will host England on the same day, while France...

Jones to remain England head coach following RFU's in-depth Six Nations review

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Eddie Jones will continue as the England head coach after the RFU's findings following a review into last month’s fifth-place Guinness Six Nations finish.      Jones'...

Antoine Dupont - What's the secret to his Inside Line? | Rugby Analysis | Toulouse | Champions Cup

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

So, what's the secret to the Antoine Dupont Inside Line? It's not uncommon for players to run cheat lines on the inside of the ball, in fact most players will do so at some point, but not like Dupont!

Nigel Owens expresses 'concerns' over Maro Itoje leading the Lions

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Former test referee Nigel Owens maintains that Alun Wyn Jones and not Maro Itoje or Owen Farrell should lead the British and Irish Lions against South Africa later this year.   Warren...

Warren Gatland: Alun Wyn Jones is 'one of the guys that we would be looking at in terms of captain material'

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland has indicated that Alun Wyn Jones is in the conversation as a potential British and Irish Lions Tour captain.   Speaking after the confirmation of the Lions coaching staff, the...

Eddie Jones' assistants to miss out on Lions Tour - report

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The British & Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland is expected to confirm his coaching staff next weekend as the Lions ramp up their preparations for the tour to South Africa.   According to a report...

Readers' Six Nations Team of the Tournament

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

We ask for your opinion and you gave it!   The results are in and this is your Six Nations team of the competition.   Front row: Wyn Jones, Ken Owens and Tadhg Furlong   Wyn Jones...

So how did Ireland tear through England? | Six Nations 2021 | The Squidge Report

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland and England met in Dublin for a game that would tell us whether their Six Nations was an abject failure or something to build on. So how did Ireland finish on a high, and was this Six Nations truly...

Sir Ian McGeechan selects his B&I Lions XV based on the Six Nations

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former British and Irish Lions head coach Ian McGeechan has named the team he would select to play the Springboks based on the 2021 Six Nations.   McGeechan has named just one English player –...

Records fall as Wales win 'from our living room' - 2021 Six Nations in Opta numbers

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

A dramatic Six Nations championship reached a fitting conclusion on Friday, with Wales celebrating in a record-breaking year.     It was not sealed in the fashion they would have hoped for,...