Premiership Rugby

2019 - 2020

Analysis: Why one of rugby's most annoying tactics is so effective

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

In his latest exclusive for Ultimate Rugby, Omar Mouneimne has a look at exactly why Exeter Chiefs and other sides use the controversial caterpillar box kick.   In part one of the two-part...

Highly rated flyhalf signs for Cardiff Blues

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cardiff Blues have signed highly-rated fly-half Luke Scully from Worcester Warriors.     The Wales Under-20s star came through the Ospreys pathway and joined the Worcester Warriors academy...

Worcester lock Fatialofa out of intensive care

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Michael Fatialofa is showing "encouraging signs of improvement" and has been moved to the Major Trauma Unit at St Mary's Hospital.     Worcester Warriors lock Michael Fatialofa has been...

Wray responds to report of 'egregious' and 'reckless' Saracens salary-cap breaches

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens owner Nigel Wray apologised for his "ill-considered approach" after a report detailed how Saracens fell foul of salary-cap rules.     Nigel Wray has taken full responsibility for...

How Saracens could hold onto star players while in the Championship

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the confirmation that Saracens will be relegated at the end of the season, the club has come up with a plan that could see them hang on to the majority of their England stars.   The...

Saints winger suspended for two weeks

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints outside back Tom Collins appeared before an independent disciplinary panel in Coventry on Wednesday evening.   Collins was shown a red card by referee Matthew Carley in the...

Worcester added to their flyhalf stocks for next season

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Worcester Warriors have confirmed the signing of Wasps' fly-half Billy Searle on a two-year contract from the start of the 2020/21 season.   Searle, 23, is the first new recruit to be announced...

Exeter to donate fine earnings to charity

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Exeter Chiefs Foundation, the club’s official charity, is today set to benefit to the tune of £350,000.   The six-figure sum has been donated to the Foundation by the club’s...

Jonny may leave Tigers in the summer

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

England flyer Jonny May has revealed that he could be on the move at the end of the season with his current contract with Leicester Tigers expiring at the end of the current season.   "It's never...

Watch: London Irish youngster scores an ABSOLUTE BLINDER against Exeter Chiefs

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs may have claimed a comfortable victory over London Irish in Sunday's Premiership action but that didn't stop the Exiles scoring a few brilliant tries in 28-45 defeat.   20-year-old...