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Vunipola the latest player to graduate from the Saracens' Academy

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens have announced that flyhalf Manu Vunipola has extended his contract at the club until 2023. The youngster is the latest Senior Academy player to sign fresh terms and graduate to the first-team...

Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another busy week in the player market this week with the major announcement of Beauden Barrett's move to Japan next year.   We recap some of the biggest moves of the week as well as some of...

Johan Ackermann's replacement set to be announced

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

With much interest in the past weeks surrounding Johan Ackermann’s exit from the head coaching role at Gloucester, it appears that he will be succeeded by former London Irish captain George Skivington.   Skivington,...

Where are they now? The 2016 Super Rugby winning Hurricanes Team

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the Rugby World Cup in England in 2015, The Hurricanes won their first championship after repeating their efforts of 2015 by finishing first in the regular season and hosting the...

Ins and outs: A full list of the 2020/2021 Transfers

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

This is a list of player transfers involving all of the top flight leagues before or during the 2020-21 season.     Premiership BATH Players in: Ben Spencer (Saracens), Will...

Bath confirm 2020/21 squad with three new signings

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bath Rugby have confirmed three new signings in their latest squad update.   Ben Spencer has been linked with a move to the Rec for sometime now with the club officially confirming that the scrum-half...

Rising Star In High Demand In Europe After Reds Exit

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Reds fly-half Isaac Lucas finds himself in high demand following his exit from the Super Rugby franchise.   According to the Rugby Paper, Glasgow Warriors, Munster, Bath, Edinburgh and London...

Arno Botha returns to Loftus

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Bulls have announced that Arno Botha will return to Loftus Versfeld after an emphatic three-year display in Europe.     The 29-year-old loose forward is set to join the team as of July...

Where are they now? The 2016 Super Rugby winning Hurricanes Team

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the Rugby World Cup in England in 2015, The Hurricanes won their first championship after repeating their efforts of 2015 by finishing first in the regular season and hosting the...

The Baabaas team that beat an England side featuring Andy Goode in 2009

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

In 2009, Martin Corry and Josh Lewsey bade a victorious farewell to English rugby at Twickenham with the Barbarians as they held on for victory despite a late England comeback.   Martin Johnson's...