Johnny Sexton to miss the rest of the season

23 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Head Coach Leo Cullen has issued an injury update ahead of Saturday’s Heineken Champions Cup match against Ulster in Aviva Stadium.   Johnny Sexton will see a specialist on Tuesday...

Women’s Six Nations Fixtures Confirmed For 2024

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Women’s Six Nations fixtures have been confirmed. With anticipation for this year’s Championship building, Six Nations Rugby was committed to giving fans the best possible chance to look...

Should Freddie Steward have been sent off against Ireland?

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nigel Owens digs into the big decision in Ireland's Grand Slam decider, and explains why Freddie Steward was shown a red card.  

Maeve Og O’Leary: Ireland have “fire in our bellies” ahead of Women’s Six Nations kick-off

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Maeve Og O’Leary is urging a fearless Ireland to use the “fire in their bellies” to give big guns England and France a scare in this year’s Women’s Six Nations.   Ireland...

Freddie Steward Update

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England fullback Freddie Steward appeared before an independent Disciplinary Committee via video link having received a red card in the Guinness Six Nations match between Ireland and England on Saturday...

Georgia equal all-time high in World Rugby Men’s Rankings

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Georgia have closed to within 1.16 points of a historic place in the world’s top 10 after successfully defending their Rugby Europe Championship title with a 38-11 victory in Sunday’s final...

Ex-All Blacks coach Hansen fires 'chokers' warning to Ireland ahead of World Cup

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former New Zealand coach Steve Hansen warned in-form Ireland they still have a huge point to prove at the Rugby World Cup this year.   Andy Farrell's side completed a Grand Slam against England...

Farrell warns Ireland have 'a long way to go' to reach their peak despite Grand Slam triumph

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Andy Farrell believes Ireland have "a long way to go" before reaching the peak of their powers despite winning the Grand Slam.   Ireland were crowned Six Nations champions on Saturday after beating...

Six Nations: Farrell 'surprised' by Steward red

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England captain Owen Farrell was "surprised" by Freddie Steward's red card during his team's 29-16 defeat to Ireland in the final round of the Six Nations.   Steward received the contentious red right...

Borthwick 'can't do anything about the past' as England plot post-Six Nations success

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Steve Borthwick says he "can't do anything about the past" with England, but the coach is looking forward to a lengthy World Cup build-up after their Six Nations efforts.   The former Leicester...