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Warren Gatland announces coaching staff for 2021 Lions tour

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland has announced his coaching staff for the 2021 British & Irish Lions tour to South Africa.   After much uncertainty caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, it was finally decided that...

World Rugby launches new global competition to supercharge the women’s 15s game

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has announced details of a new annual global women’s 15s competition model and international playing windows that will supercharge the women’s game.     World Rugby...

Latest World Rankings: England Reclaim Third, Ireland Climb

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

There are no less than seven changes in the World Rugby Men’s Rankings this week following the action in the Rugby Europe Championship and the Six Nations.   Wins over France and Scotland...

Dan Robson weighs in on concussion debate

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

English scrumhalf Dan Robson has lent his voice to the young debate surrounding safety in rugby in terms of concussions.   Just days ago, former international players James Haskell (England) and...

Rugby World Cup 2021 match schedule confirmed

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby World Cup 2021 aims to break the record for attendance at a women’s Rugby World Cup tournament, which is expected to be boosted by some mouth-watering matches, including hosts and reigning...

Glasgow snap up Ian Keatley

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland international fly-half Ian Keatley has joined Glasgow Warriors on a deal until the end of the 2020/21 season following his exit from Italian side Benetton.   The 33-year-old strengthens...

Jamie Ritchie signs the longest contract Edinburgh’s history

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the confirmation of Hamish Watson's committing to the club, Edinburgh has announced that Scotland back-row Jamie Ritchie has committed his future to Edinburgh Rugby by signing the...

Kieran Crowley to leave Benetton a year early

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks World Cup winner Kieran Crowley will exit PRO14 club Benetton a year earlier than planned, the Italian club has confirmed.     Benetton have lost all nine of their Pro14...

The INCREDIBLE World XV side that faced the All Blacks in the 90s

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Back in 1992, New Zealand celebrated a Centenary year of New Zealand Rugby in doing so they hosted a World XV for a three-test series.   The three tests were hosted at Lancaster Park...

Former Rebels and Force flanker heads to the MLR

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The LA Giltinis have recruited the experience and hard-edged forward power of Australian backrower Angus Cottrell.    Today’s announcement is a coup because wooing a seasoned...