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Diamond's Sharks confirmed for Premiership season finish

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A squad of 33 has been confirmed by Steve Diamond as Sale and the rest of the Premiership sides prepare to end the interupted 2019/20 season. Second placed Sharks, 5 points off Exeter Chiefs, have seen...

Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A busy week on the player market this week saw the likes of Gloucester, Leinster and Harlequins all release squad updates while there were a number of confirmed signings across Europe.   We...

Weekly Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Goneva heads to France:     The 36-year-old Fijian has spent most of his career having joined Leicester Tigers from French club Tarbes in 2012. He spent four years...

Goneva heads to France

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Fiji winger Vereniki Goneva has left Harlequins after one season to join PROD2 side Stade Montois.   The 36-year-old Fijian has spent most of his career having joined Leicester Tigers...

Tuilagi brothers join London Scottish

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Tuilagi brothers, Fred and Brian, have put pen to paper and will be pulling on a London Scottish jersey for the 2020/21 season.   Carrying one of the most well-known surnames in rugby, Fred...

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...

Former Scotland forward Tim Swinson to retire at end of the season

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland and Glasgow Warriors second-row Tim Swinson has decided to call time on his career at the age of 33.   "It's a hard goodbye to the game I've played for the last 14 years," Swinson wrote...

Jimmy Gopperth signs new deal at Wasps

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps veteran Jimmy Gopperth has signed a new contract at the club - a month before his 37th birthday.     Jimmy is proudly supported by @CCContractingUK pic.twitter.com/gJ37GB7uSv —...

Where are they now? The extraordinary 2008 Wales under-20s team

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Back in 2008, the Wales u20 team reached the semi-finals of the Under-20 Junior World Cup in 2008 when it was hosted by the country.   The star-studded side saw 10 of the players go on...

Six Players Who Played Through Horrific Injuries

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

  The Cambridge dictionary describes pain as an 'unpleasant physical feeling, often caused by injury or illness, that you want to stop'. However, for some people, pain is just a minor inconvenience.   We...