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Wales' name 36-man squad for the forthcoming 2021 Six Nations

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales have named a 36-man squad for the forthcoming 2021 Guinness Six Nations campaign.     The squad features one uncapped player, Scarlets back-row Josh Macleod, who was named in the autumn...

Chris Ashton on the move again?

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former England winger Chris Ashton looks set to leave Harlequins at the end of the season with the 33-year-old attracting the interest of suitors locally and abroad.    According to The Rugby...

Sale Sharks circle Worcester at the AJ Bell

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

After their narrow 22-19 victory over Gloucester in Round 5, Sale return home to host Worcester Warriors at the AJ Bell.   Sale have been in decent form during the current campaign, finding themselves...

Suspensions dished out to Slater and du Preez

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Two suspensions have been handed out following Sale Sharks and Gloucester's Premiership clash last weekend.    Dan du Preez (3 weeks) and Ed Slater (4 weeks) have both been suspended after...

Leo Cullen throws a curveball with Ross Byrne's positional switch

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Having slipped to their first defeat of the PRO14 campaign against Connacht last week, Leinster have made an intriguing change ahead of their clash against Ulster this weekend with flyhalf Ross Byrne selected...

No try celebrations among new Premiership measures to curb spread of Covid

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership Rugby have released a host of new measures to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the competition.   A ban on ice baths and no face-to-face try celebrations are among the tightened Covid-19...

Champions Cup and Challenge Cup Rounds 3 and 4 Referee Appointments

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nika Amashukeli of Georgia will make his debut as a Champions Cup referee when he takes charge of the Round 3 fixture between Pool B joint-leaders, Racing 92, and Harlequins at Paris La Défense...

East Midlands Derby Cancelled

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership Rugby have confirmed that the Club’s Premiership fixture against Leicester Tigers on Saturday has been cancelled.   In this week’s round of PCR testing ahead of the...

Saints awarded win and four league points following London Irish cancellation

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints have been awarded four league points by Premiership Rugby, following the cancellation of the Club’s Gallagher Premiership match against London Irish.   The Round Five clash...