2019 - 2020

Eddie Jones Addresses Ben Spencer's Omission

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A standout for Bath since arrived at the club and a regular performer for Saracens before then, Ben Spencer has been unable to crack the nod for England despite getting the SOS for the Rugby World Cup...

Maro Itoje reveals that he wants year away from Saracens

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England and Saracens lock Maro Itoje has revealed that he intends to spend at least a year of his career abroad.   The 25-year-old has spent his career at Saracens but revealed ahead of...

Form Guide: Champions Cup Quarter-Finals

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Champions Cup is back and just eight teams remain as the top clubs in Europe battle it out this weekend for a place in the semi-finals.   Five winners, with 13 Champions Cup titles, remain...

Premiership | Bristol vs Northampton Line ups, stats and more

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A cocktail of frustration and determination will flood the minds of Saints as they go marching into Ashton Gate to challenge Bristol Bears after the former nearly toppled log-leaders Exeter on Friday evening.   Exeter...

Worcester Warriors 13-36 Bristol Bears | Reaction, Stats, Highlights and More

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bristol Bears delivered an outstanding second-half performance to earn a historic victory at Sixways, their first win at Worcester's home ground in more than 14 years.   The win saw Pat Lam's men...

Andrew Kitchener red carded for 'cheap shot' punch

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tempers flared in the final moments of Bristols and Worcester Warriors' Premiership clash on Friday with Siale Piutau being shown a yellow card and Worcester's Andrew Kitchener shown a red card.   Kitchener...

Chris Boyd concedes that Saints' have left themselves too much to do to make the playoffs

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Chris Boyd admitted that Northampton Saints have now left themselves too much to do in the race for a top-four finish in the Premiership after the 22-19 defeat to Exeter Chiefs on Friday night.    The...

Falcons swoop for rugby league prospect

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leeds Rhinos rugby league prospect Iwan Stephens has switched codes to join Newcastle Falcons’ senior academy.   The 18-year-old England Academy international joins the Falcons on a two-year...

Premiership | Gloucester vs London Irish line ups and preview

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 18 concludes on Sunday evening with Gloucester hosting London Irish at Kingsholm. There was not much in it the last time the two teams met, in Round 11, with Exiles taking the honours 24-20 at the...