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Newcastle Falcons Sign Springbok Scrumhalf

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ex-Springbok scrum-half Louis Schreuder is joining Newcastle Falcons for the upcoming Gallagher Premiership season.   The 30-year-old was a central part of the Sharks side which topped Super Rugby’s...

PRO14 Coach and Player of the season named

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh duo Duhan van der Merwe and Richard Cockerill have earned the two most prestigious awards on offer in the Guinness PRO14 having been voted in as the best player and coach by their peers for the...

PRO14 Returns | Benetton Rugby v Zebre Rugby

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 14 kicks off with an Italian derby as Benetton Rugby host  Zebre. The last time the two sides met, in Round 9, Benetton enjoyed a decent 36-25 victory despite playing just over three-quarters...

Newcastle Falcons sign Italian lock Marco Fuser

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Italian lock Marco Fuser has signed a two-year deal with Newcastle Falcons.       Capped 33 times by Italy, the 29-year-old joins from Pro 14 side Benetton Treviso.         Fuser...

The 10 Youngest Players To Make Their Premiership Debut

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Every now and then a young player will perform well above his age and force the hand of Premiership rugby bosses to hand them a shot in the Premiership.   These young sensations often...

PRO14 Targeting August Return

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The PRO14 has today confirmed a return to play date as well as a reduced format to finish the 2019/20 season following a five-month Covid-19 pandemic hiatus.     The PRO14 Board selected August...

Vunipola ruled out of Wales clash for 'medical reasons'

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Mako Vunipola is unavailable for England's crunch Six Nations clash against Wales.     Saracens prop Vunipola was absent for England's win over Ireland last time out as he was in Tonga...

Weekend Round Up

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland coach Farrell takes blame after England loss     Andy Farrell shouldered the burden of blame for Ireland's Six Nations loss to England as his side were outplayed at Twickenham on...

Scarlets and Blues fight back to sink Kings and Treviso

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scarlets turned on the style in the final half hour to avoid an upset against Southern Kings, while Cardiff Blues fought back to defeat Benetton Treviso 34-24 in Pro14 on Sunday.     After...

Ulster pay the Price in stormy Swansea, Leinster juggernaut rolls on

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ospreys claimed only their second Pro14 win over the season at the expense of high-flying Ulster in a stormy Swansea.     Luke Price booted the Ospreys to a stunning 26-24 victory over...