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George North confirms the extent of his injury ruling him out of the British and Irish Lions Tour

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

George North's hopes of making the British and Irish Lions squad that will tour to South Africa have been dashed.    The experienced Welsh Internation has confirmed that he will undergo surgery...

George North faces anxious British and Irish Lions wait after an agonising injury against Cardiff

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

George North faces an anxious wait to see whether he will be fit for a third British and Irish Lions tour.   North has been in fine form recently starring in the midfield for Wales as they claimed...

Baptism of fire for Fickou against old club Toulouse

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

 A titanic struggle is set to play out at Stade Ernest Wallon as Toulouse host Racing 92 in Round 32 of the Top 14.   Toulouse’s prodigious efforts so far this season have earned them...

Team News: Ospreys call number of Wales Six Nations winners for Cardiff

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ospreys have called upon a number of Wales Six Nations winners with George North, Adam Beard and Justin Tipuric all included in Toby Booth’s team to face Cardiff Blues.       Owen...

Exeter set to sign hulking, young NZ tighthead

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rob Baxter’s global search for a tighthead has seemingly come to an end with the result that 6'4, 128kg Josh Iosefa-Scott is set to call Sandy Park his new home.   Iosefa-Scott currently...

Alun Wyn Jones extends Ospreys contract

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Alun Wyn Jones has announced a contract extension with the Welsh Rugby Union and the Ospreys.   Announcing the news directly to supporters, the world's most capped player (157 international caps,...

Law Trials Confirmed for Rainbow Cup

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Three law variations will be trialled in the Rainbow Cup starting next week, Red Card Replacements, Captain’s Challenge and Goal-line drop-outs all come in to affect for the tournament.   Alan...

Warren Gatland announces coaching staff for 2021 Lions tour

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland has announced his coaching staff for the 2021 British & Irish Lions tour to South Africa.   After much uncertainty caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, it was finally decided that...

Steve Tandy a frontrunner for Gatland's Lions coaching staff

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Steve Tandy – Scotland’s revered defensive coach – is now a leading candidate to join British & Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland’s staff.   Gatland suffered something...