John Cooney to switch allegiance to Scotland?

4 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland and Ulster scrumhalf John Cooney could switch test allegiances to Scotland next year.   The 32-year-old has represented Ireland 11 times since debuting back in 2017 after turning down an...

5 Munster players sign contract extensions

9 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster Rugby and the IRFU have confirmed the first player contract extensions of the season with five members of the senior squad putting pen to paper.     Craig Casey has signed a three-year...

Women's Rugby World Cup Preview: Pool A

10 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Cup draw was made on 19th November 2020 and this split the twelve teams into four “bands”, based on the world rankings at the time and before Italy, Japan and Scotland had...

Eloise Webb: “We have a shared vision at RWC”

11 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The naming of the Springbok Women squad for the 2022 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand resulted in 32 different stories of journeys travelled, but Eloise Webb says all of them have a united vision –...

More of the same for SA teams in the Vodacom URC

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The four South African sides will be looking to build on their winning momentum from last weekend when they line up this coming weekend during the third round of the Vodacom United Rugby Championship,...

Ulster change one for Leinster clash, Marshall earns his 150th cap

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

It's Friday Night Lights at the Kingspan Stadium as top of the table Ulster go head-to-head with Interpro rivals, Leinster (7 35pm UK).   With both teams looking to continue winning ways in the ...

Road to NZ | Fixtures That Got Us There

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland players recap key moments from their Rugby World Cup Qualification matches against Italy, Spain, Ireland and Colombia.  

Handre Pollard on injury: The body is good

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok flyhalf Handre Pollard has shared some positive news regarding his knee injury.     Pollard sustained a knee injury during the Springboks’ Rugby Championship campaign.     “The...

Red Roses' 2023 Six Nations Home Venues Confirmed

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Home venues for the Red Roses' 2023 Six Nations title defence have been confirmed, with Twickenham set to host France clash.     Next year's championship will again be played in its own six-week...

World Rugby Awards returns to Monaco for a star-studded edition in November

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Rugby Awards 2022 will return to Monaco and its prestigious Salle des Étoiles for the first time since the pandemic on Sunday, 20 November to celebrate the best of rugby on and off the...