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All Blacks set for two additional end-of-year tour tests - report

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks could face off against a surprise opponent on their end-of-year tour this year.   The New Zealand Herald reports that the All Blacks could face Wales and the United...

Eight mouth-watering head to heads in the Champions Cup quarter-finals this weekend

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Just eight teams remain in the Champions Cup as they take the field this weekend to narrow that number to just four.    We have picked out eight of the best head to heads to keep an eye on...

Wales Women v Ireland Squad | 50 caps for Wilkins

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales full-back Robyn Wilkins will win her 50th cap against Ireland on Saturday.     Wilkins made her international debut as an 18-year-old against Italy in 2014 and has since been an ever-present...

Bath v London Irish: Redpath returns, Gigena starts

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The teams for Friday's Challenge Cup quarter-final between Bath and London Irish have been named.   Bath Rugby have made six changes for the clash at the Rec while Declan Kidney has handed Facundo...

Red Roses name team to play Italy

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Head coach Simon Middleton has named his England Women’s team to play Italy in their second Pool A Six Nations match this weekend.   The Red Roses visit Stadio Sergio Lanfranchi, Parma...

Hamish Watson named Six Nations Player of the Championship

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland flanker Hamish Watson has been named Six Nations Player of the Championship by fans after winning the biggest ever vote for the award.   The 29-year-old put in a series of superb performances...

All Blacks captain Sam Cane suffers major injury

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks captain and flanker Sam Cane has revealed that he will be sidelined for up to six months with a pectoral muscle tear, ruling him out of Super Rugby and most of the international season.   Cane...

Readers' Six Nations Team of the Tournament

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

We ask for your opinion and you gave it!   The results are in and this is your Six Nations team of the competition.   Front row: Wyn Jones, Ken Owens and Tadhg Furlong   Wyn Jones...

All PRO14 Awards Winners

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Pro14 awards have taken place and here are all the winners:     Chris Cloete awarded Turnover King       Munster’s Chris Cloete has been awarded the Turnover...

Women’s Six Nations Launch

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The launch of the Women’s Six Nations took place today ahead of this weekend’s big kick-off as holders England put their title on the line in what is sure to be an action-packed and exciting...