Ireland Squad Named For Autumn Nations Series: Zebo returns, two uncapped players included

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland Head coach Andy Farrell has named a 38 strong squad for the upcoming Autumn Nations Series fixtures at the Aviva Stadium.   Ireland face Japan on Saturday 6th November before hosting New...

B&I Lions announce formation of a Women’s Lions feasibility steering group

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The British & Irish Lions has announced the formation of a Women’s Lions feasibility steering group.     The 13-person group will be chaired by British & Irish Lion, Ieuan Evans,...

United Rugby Championship Round 2 Teamsheets

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The teams for Saturday and Sunday's Round 2 fixtures of the United Rugby Championship have been named with all details of match officials and broadcast information below.     TEAM NEWS HEADLINES     #BENvEDI Just...

Throwback: BOD's try v Australia

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

      @ultimaterugbyapp BOD doing BOD things 🐐 🔥 ##🏉rugby ##rugby ##ultimaterugby ##irishrugby ♬ STAY - The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber

The New Signings Each Top 14 Club Made During The Off Season

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The French Top 14 returns this weekend in a mouth-watering opening round of fixtures.   Newly promoted Biarritz Olympique opening the competition against last season's semi-finalists Union...

Watch: George North burns Jamie Redknapp on A League of Their Own

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

George North delivered a savage put-down aimed at former England footballer Jamie Redknapp when the Wales star said: "I don't play a silly game".   The put-down came after a clip of George...

Finn Russell questions Gatland's tactics

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland and British & Irish Lions flyhalf Finn Russell has spoken out about the tactics employed by Lions Head Coach Warren Gatland during the recent, unsuccessful tour of South Africa.    Speaking...

The Springbok players who made the most of their chance against Argentina

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa cruised to a comfortable 32-12 victory over Argentina in their opening Rugby Championship fixture.   Springboks head coach Jacques Nienaber made 10 alterations to his starting...

B&I Lions legends call on World Rugby to scrap tactical substitutions

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A host of rugby legends have released an open letter sent to World Rugby demanding that tactical substitutions are scrapped in a bid to improve player safety in the game.   Former British and...

Stats & Facts: South Africa v Argentina

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A look at the head to head stats and facts for the second game of the Rugby Championship.   SOUTH AFRICA v ARGENTINA – NELSON MANDELA BAY STADIUM, PORT ELIZABETH – KO 17:05 (16:05...