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Leicester Tigers confirm re-signings

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have confirmed a number of players have signed contract extensions at the club.   The club confirmed the departure of five players including England centre Manu Tuilagi...

Leone Nakarawa commits his future to Glasgow

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Glasgow Warriors have announced that Fijian second row, Leone Nakarawa, will remain at Scotstoun until 2021, subject to visa, in a deal penned prior to the coronavirus lockdown.   Nakarawa made...

Mark Hammett to step down as Highlanders assistant coach

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

It has been confirmed that Highlanders assistant coach Mark Hammett will step down from his role at the conclusion of Super Rugby Aotearoa.     Hammett, who played for the All Blacks between...

Weekly Round Up

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highlanders sign Wallabies prop       The Highlanders confirmed the signing of Wallabies tighthead prop Jermaine Ainsley who has inked a two-year deal with the side that...

Macauley Cook leaves Cardiff Blues after a decade

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cook who is 8th on the all time appearance list for the Blues played 167 times for the first team scoring 17 tries.    Cook said: “It’s sad to be leaving Cardiff Blues, particularly...

WRU calls off Judgement Day VIII

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Welsh Rugby Union has today confirmed that Judgement Day VIII that was scheduled to take place on the 18th April has been cancelled.     This follows the recent announcement...

PRO14 Targeting August Return

3 weeks 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...

Where are they now? The 2016 Super Rugby winning Hurricanes Team

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the Rugby World Cup in England in 2015, The Hurricanes won their first championship after repeating their efforts of 2015 by finishing first in the regular season and hosting the...

Ins and outs: A full list of the 2020/2021 Transfers

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

This is a list of player transfers involving all of the top flight leagues before or during the 2020-21 season.     Premiership BATH Players in: Ben Spencer (Saracens), Will...

Ultimate Rugby's All Time European Imported XV

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Since rugby went professional in 1995, European clubs have searched the market to sign top players to help propel them to glory both domestically and in Europe.   We have picked a XV of...