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How things stand after 5 rounds of the Premiership, Round 6 looming

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The first five rounds of the 2021-22 Premiership have yielded some surprises with some teams rising out of obscurity and looking like real title-contenders while some of the heavyweights of 2020-21 struggling...

Super Rugby Pacific: Getting to Know Moana Pasifika

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Super Rugby newcomers Moana Pasifika will enter their debut season next year with former All Blacks centre Aaron Mauger at the helm.       Mauger, who played 45 Tests...

Moerat earns Springbok call-up for UK tour

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former SA Schools and Junior Springbok captain Salmaan Moerat has earned his first Springbok call-up in a squad of 32 players named by Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber on Tuesday for the Castle Lager Outgoing...

Eddie Jones names England squad for Autumn Nations Series

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has named a 34-player squad for the Autumn Nations Series.     The squad will travel to Jersey on Monday 25 October for a five-day training camp before returning to England ahead...

Tom Youngs takes indefinite leave from Leicester Tigers

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have confirmed that former club captain Tom Youngs has taken indefinite leave from the club.   The Tigers hooker was granted leave ahead of the opening round of the Gallagher Premiership...

Premiership Highlights: London Irish Vs Leicester Tigers

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

A dramatic finish to cracking contest, Dolly opened the scoring for Leicester in the the 20th minute, which saw the game open up and minutes later, Jackson opened the scoring for the Irish. Three late...

Counting down to Round 4 of the Premiership

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins vs Bristol Bears:  Round 4 of the 2021-22 Premiership kicks off with a cracker as defending champs Harlequins host Bristol Bears at the Twickenham Stoop.    After a poor...

How things stand after 3 rounds of the Premiership

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Three rounds of the Premiership are done and dusted with some quite interesting results.    As things stand, Leicester Tigers are leading the pack with three strong, consecutive victories,...