Gloucester lose Rapava-Ruskin, Tuisue, and Kveseladze to injuries

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gloucester Rugby can confirm that Albert Tuisue, Val Rapava-Ruskin and Giorgi Kveseladze have all suffered season-ending injuries.   Albert Tuisue sustained a significant hamstring injury in the...

Wales Women announce squad to face Ireland

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales Women’s senior head coach Ioan Cunningham has named his side to open the 2023 Six Nations against Ireland at Cardiff Arms Park on Saturday, March 25th (KO: 2.15pm).   Centre Hannah...

Top Tries - Finals Weekend Rugby Europe Championship

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A look back at the Top 5 tries from the Finals weekend in Badajoz and Amsterdam.  

Georgia equal all-time high in World Rugby Men’s Rankings

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Georgia have closed to within 1.16 points of a historic place in the world’s top 10 after successfully defending their Rugby Europe Championship title with a 38-11 victory in Sunday’s final...

Gatland hails Wales' 'real character' despite France defeat

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland saluted the "real character" demonstrated by Wales in their Six Nations defeat by France at Stade de France. Gatland's side concluded a disappointing campaign, in which they finished fifth,...

World Rugby Men's Rankings Preview: 18-19 March, 2023

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has published the ranking permutations for the final round of matches in the Guinness Six Nations and Rugby Europe 2023 this weekend.      Permutation highlights:   Neither...

Wales up to ninth in the World Rugby Men’s Rankings

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales have moved up one place to ninth in the World Rugby Men’s Rankings following their 29-17 win against Italy in Rome.   Warren Gatland’s side had faced the prospect of dropping out...

Fiji Lock Temo Mayanavanua Signs for Saints

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints have secured the signing of Fiji international Temo Mayanavanua, with the lock set to join the men in Black, Green and Gold ahead of the 2023/24 season. The 25-year-old arrives at cinch...

Wales Woman Six Nations squad announced as six uncapped players called up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales coach Ioan Cunningham has announced his 36-strong squad for the upcoming 2023 TikTok Women’s Six Nations, with six uncapped players making the final cut.   Centre Hannah Jones will...

Rugby Europe Championship Preview: Semi-Finals

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Rugby Europe men’s Championship has reached the knock-out stages and there are four big matches this weekend.   First up on Saturday lunchtime at 1.15pm local time (12.15pm UTC), Netherlands...