Sam Warburton picks three Welsh Internationals in his Lions Test XV

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Although the British and Irish Lions Tour to South Africa this year is in doubt, former Wales and Lions captain Sam Warburton has picked his test XV.   Warburton has named Wales centre Johnny Williams...

PRO14 Derby Line Ups Confirmed

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The teams for Saturday's Guinness PRO14 Derbies have now been named and are listed below alongside Team Headlines, Match Official appointments and Live TV Broadcast information.   TEAM NEWS HEADLINES   #BENvZEB Despite...

21 for 2021: the unmissable sporting events over the next 12 months

3 weeks ago by The Guardian

The rearranged Tokyo Olympics and Euro 2020 feature in a crowded calendar capped off by the AshesGiven the 2020 Six Nations concluded on 31 October it is going to feel somewhat bewildering for players,...

Masterson Reaches Caps Milestone As Connacht Entertain Ulster

3 weeks ago by Irish Rugby News

Eoghan Masterson will become the latest Connacht centurion tomorrow after he was named in the team to face provincial rivals Ulster at the Sportsground (kick-off 7.35pm). Masterson made his Connacht debut...

Eoghan Masterson to earn 100th Connacht cap in Ulster interpro

3 weeks ago by Connaght Domestic Rugby

Eoghan Masterson will become the latest Connacht centurion tomorrow after he was named in the starting XV to face Ulster at The Sportsground (k/o 7.35pm)   Masterson made his Connacht debut during...

Match Officials Announced For Guinness Six Nations

4 weeks ago by Irish Rugby News

Andrew Brace, Frank Murphy and Joy Neville have been included in the list of match officials for the Guinness Six Nations 2021. In today’s announcement from World Rugby it was confirmed that Brace...

World Rugby announces Six Nations 2021 Officials

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nine referees will feature across the Championship with Matthew Carley (England) taking charge of the opening match between Italy and France in Rome on 6 February. Highlights include:  With...

Wales captain Jones facing race to be fit for start of Six Nations

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales could be without captain Alun Wyn Jones for their Six Nations opener against Ireland as he recovers from a knee injury.     Alun Wyn Jones will need at least 10 weeks to recover from...

Ireland, Scotland and how Ben Healy became a wildcard in the World Cup plan

1 month ago by Irish Independent

In the space of a couple of hours this week, the beauty contest between Ireland and Scotland took a few interesting turns on the World Cup catwalk.

Gregor Townsend says Scotland in ‘toughest pool’ with South Africa and Ireland

1 month ago by Breaking : Rugby

Scotland have been drawn alongside world champions South Africa and Six Nations rivals Ireland