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Munster reveal list of leaving players

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

As previously announced, Simon Zebo, Joey Carbery, Antoine Frisch, RG Snyman and Jack O’Sullivan have all completed their time at Munster.   Additionally, Chris Moore is also departing for...

EPCR 2024/25 Season Pool Draws format announced

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The pool draws for the 2024/25 Investec Champions Cup and EPCR Challenge Cup tournaments will be staged in Cardiff on Tuesday 2 July. Both draws will be streamed live on epcrugby.com and the event, which...

Farrell Names 35-Player Ireland Men’s Squad For South Africa Tour

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Head Coach Andy Farrell has today named a 35-player Ireland Men’s squad for the upcoming Summer Tour to South Africa, captained by Peter O’Mahony. The squad will assemble...

Four players on debut for the Springboks as Rassie shows his hand

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby World Cup-winning prop Vincent Koch will earn his 50th Test cap on Saturday when the Springboks take on Wales at Twickenham in their first international since lifting the Webb Ellis Cup in France...

Andrea Piardi to officiate the URC Final

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

One year after becoming the first Italian match official to referee a BKT United Rugby Championship Grand Final, Andrea Piardi has been appointed to this season’s showpiece decider in Pretoria...

Ireland Sevens Squads Confirmed For 2024 Paris Olympics

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Team Ireland has today officially ratified the selection of the Ireland Men’s and Women’s Sevens squads to compete at this summer’s Olympic Games in Paris. Head Coaches James...

Jack O’Sullivan To Depart For Japan

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster Rugby can confirm that back-row forward Jack O’Sullivan will depart the province this summer for a new playing opportunity in Japan. The 25-year-old scored six tries in 35 appearances since...

Bulls and Glasgow Warriors Reach BKT URC Grand Final

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Iconic Loftus Versfeld to host 2024 BKT URC Grand Final The 2024 BKT United Rugby Championship Grand Final will take place at one of rugby’s most revered stadiums...

Faloon Names Ireland Men’s U20s Squad For World Rugby U20 Championship

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Head Coach Willie Faloon has named his 30-player Ireland Men’s U20s squad, sponsored by PwC, for the upcoming World Rugby U20 Championship in South Africa. The tournament,...

Erasmus pleased as Boks wrap up first camp week

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus was pleased with the bedrock laid at the first week of the national training camp in Pretoria and was satisfied that they have a solid base to build from as the squad prepares...