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Healy’s love of the game still driving him on

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

It says much about the longevity of Cian Healy’s career that his Leinster Rugby debut came against a team that no longer exists.   That was way back in May 2007 when he came on as a replacement...

Scott Macleod returns to Newcastle Falcons

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scott MacLeod is returning to Newcastle Falcons as line-out coach, with the former Scotland lock on board until at least the end of the season. The Hawick native spent 11 years with the Falcons, making...

The World Cup Centurions: Ireland

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2023 Rugby World Cup is only a few days away. And while there is plenty of young and hungry talent going into this years edition looking to prove themselves and create their own legacies, we...

Scott MacLeod to leave Newcastle Falcons

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scott MacLeod’s 11-year association with Newcastle Falcons will come to an end at the close of the current season, with the line-out coach set to depart the club.   The Hawick native spent...

MOMENT'S APPLAUSE FOR DODDIE WEIR AT ALL BKT URC GAMES IN R9

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

A moment’s applause will occur ahead of all games in the United Rugby Championship this weekend to mark the passing of Doddie Weir.Weir, who played for the Border Reivers in the early days of the...

Cian Healy signs new IRFU & Leinster contract

5 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland international loosehead Cian Healy has signed a new two-year IRFU contract until the end of the 2020/21 season.     Healy has been capped 88 times for Ireland, Healy started four...

Tuesday Round Up

5 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Murray Douglas to join Edinburgh between Brumbies seasons:     Brumbies lock Murray Douglas will spend the Super Rugby off-season back in his native homeland having signed a short-term loan...

Richie Vernon to call time on stellar career

5 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Richie Vernon will retire at the end of the current 2018/19 season after a remarkable thirteen-year career at the highest level.     Vernon joined London Scottish last summer from Glasgow...

Wednesday Evening Round Up

5 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cadan Murley signs new Harlequins contract   Harlequins have announced that Cadan Murley has signed a new contract with the Club, after a brilliant start to the season for the young winger. The...

Ulster confirm coaching team for 2019/20 season

5 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster Rugby have confirmed that Roddy Grant will join the coaching ticket as Forwards Coach from this summer.   Grant was born in Botswana to Scottish parents, but grew up in South Africa...