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Michael Bent to retire at the end of the season

6 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Rugby prop Michael Bent has announced his decision to retire from professional rugby at the end of the current season.     Bent, who joined Leinster in 2012 and has been capped on...

CONFIRMED: Rainbow Cup to run as 'dual tournaments with no cross-hemisphere fixtures'

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The PRO14 and SA Rugby have confirmed that the Rainbow Cup will no longer take place as planned.    The South African teams are unable to travel to the UK & Ireland and after 'colossal...

Barnes and Carley to take charge of Champions Cup semi-finals

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The match official appointments for the Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup semi-finals have been announced today (Tuesday, 20 April) following a meeting of EPCR’s selection committee.       The...

Sexton out of Leinster's Munster clash

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Johnny Sexton’s injury woes continue as the Leinster and Ireland captain will play no part in the upcoming Leinster vs Munster game on Saturday in the Rainbow Cup.   Sexton picked up yet another...

WATCH: Two Try Hogg Stars In Exeter's Victory Over Wasps

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs bounced back from their 22-34 Champions Cup loss to Leinster to smash Wasps in the Premiership.    Rob Baxter's side ran in seven tries on their way to a 43-13 scoring 33 unanswered...

Toner among 19 players to commit to Leinster for the 2021-22 season

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Devin Toner is among nineteen players to commit to Leinster for the 2021-22 season.      The 34-year old lock made his provincial debut in 2006, and has helped Leinster win four Heineken...

Jack Nowell returns for Exeter clash with Wasps

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following their loss in the Champions Cup to Leinster, Exeter return to action as they host Wasps.   The home side’s cause will be boosted by the news that England and British Lions winger...

Scott Fardy Calls It A Day

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 36 year old today announced he will be playing his last season.    Joining Leinster in 2017 he has gone on to win the Champions Cup and Pro 14 for the Irish Province.    Speaking...