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Johnny Sexton's brilliant Irish debut

14 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

It is difficult to think of Irish rugby in the modern era without the face of Johnny Sexton springing to mind.   The incumbent Irish captain has been a pillar of strength for Leinster for the better...

Eleven Twin Brothers In Rugby

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Professional rugby is somewhat of a family business with there being numerous examples of fathers and sons representing clubs and countries with the same being said of brothers.   While...

Stuart Lancaster could have British & Irish Lions role

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stuart Lancaster could return to international rugby with the British and Irish Lions after Warren Gatland admitted to speaking with the former England head coach.     Speaking on...

Leinster Injury Update

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster head coach Leo Cullen has issued a squad injury update as the team continues preparations for a return against Munster at Aviva Stadium on 22 August.   Cullen has confirmed that winger...

Mike Ruddock has committed his future to Ospreys

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ospreys have announced that Mike Ruddock has committed his future to the region for the next three years as the new Development Director at the Liberty Stadium.   Ruddock completed a rugby review...

PRO14 Restart Fixtures & Kick-Off Times Confirmed

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The PRO14 have confirmed the fixtures and kick off times for the return of the PRO14 from 21 August. The abbreviated schedule will see the 2019/20 PRO14 regular season run to 15 rounds followed by Semi-finals...

7 Monster Kicks At Goal

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

While the skill of kicking the rugby can be honed through practice, some players just seem born with the ability to hoof it further than others. Here’s a look at 7 massive kicks at goal, all over...

PRO14’s Ultimate XV

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Over the past few weeks, the Pro14 has been compiling a list of their Ultimate XV from the last 13 seasons as voted for by the fans, with two players going head-to-head and a winner being announced each...

Date And Times Confirmed For Champions And Challenge Cup Quarter-Finals

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the postponement of the knockout stages of its tournaments due to the COVID-19 pandemic, EPCR is now pleased to announce the new dates, kick-off times and TV coverage for the Heineken Champions...

Former Leinster playmaker set for Top 14 switch

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Leinster playmaker Noel Reid is set to sign for Top 14 club Agen according to a report by La Dépêche du Midi.   Reid can play both centre and flyhalf with the latter...