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Premiership Rugby Team News and Lineups

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The final round of the 2021/22 Premiership Rugby season is upon us.   Here are how the teams' lineups.     Exeter Chiefs v Harlequins Team news for the Chiefs sees England...

Sarries brace for vigorous Gloucester challenge

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

An intriguing clash is lining up at Kingsholm where Gloucester await the challenge of Saracens.    There is much to play for in this encounter for George Skivington’s men who, should...

Challenge Cup winners Lyon the stats kings too

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

As befits a team who won their maiden European trophy so convincingly last week, Lyon bestrode the EPCR Challenge Cup’s statistical lists this season as well, topping nine of the 12 categories.   Tries...

Worcester Warriors confirm list of departing players

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Worcester Warriors have confirmed that eight more players will be leaving Sixways at the end of the season.     Full-back/wing Melani Nanai, back-row forward Caleb Montgomery, tighthead...

Five coaches shortlisted for the Premiership Director of Rugby of the Season

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Five of the game’s leading coaches have today been announced on the shortlist for this year's London Pride Director of Rugby of the Season.   The quintet includes a former winner...

Alessandro Garbisi named in 33 player Azzurri squad, Tommy Allan recalled

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Italy coach Kieran Crowley has named his squad for the upcoming internationals against Portugal, Romania and Georgia with Paolo Garbisi's younger brother, Alessandro called into the squad.   The...

The latest rumours, player movements and re-signings

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

We round up the week's latest rumours, signings, and re-signings.     Richie Mo'unga re-signs with New Zealand Rugby until at least 2023 Richie Mo'unga has signed...

Challenge Cup decider: Toulon and Lyon ready to lock horns

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Challenge Cup is set to culminate in an all-French affair as Lyon host Toulon at Stade Velodrome on Friday evening.    It will be Lyon’s first involvement in a European final in the...

Challenge Cup Final Teams: Cheslin Kolbe returns

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Lyon and RC Toulon have named their teams ahead of Friday evening's EPCR Challenge Cup final in Marseille.       Jordan Taufua will captain Lyon who have named an entirely...