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Ireland's 2007 U20s Grand Slamers: Where are they now?

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The year is 2007 and although Ireland's senior side came second in the men's Six Nations claiming a Triple Crown, the u21s have impressed Grand Slamming the u21 Six Nations and claimed a Triple Crown.   The...

Mark Jones joins Crusaders and Canterbury coaching teams

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Wales international Mark Jones has been confirmed to join both the Crusaders and Canterbury Mitre 10 Cup campaigns for the 2020 and 2021 seasons.    Jones is the fifth coach confirmed...

Alex Rieder forced to retire

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps can today confirm that Alex Rieder has been advised to retire from professional rugby on medical grounds.     The back-row has suffered lengthy knee and shoulder setbacks over the past...

Newcastle Falcons sign Jersey Reds hooker Charlie Maddison

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jersey Reds hooker Charlie Maddison has returned to his native North East, signing a two-year deal with Newcastle Falcons.       The 28-year-old was born in Hexham and played his early...

Jersey Reds bolster squad with new signings

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jersey Reds have added two more forwards to their squad ahead of the 2019/20 season, as well as naming the captain for the forthcoming campaign.       Second row Sam Offer and prop James...

Charlie Mulchrone signs a short-term deal with Quins

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Harlequins have announced that Charlie Mulchrone has signed a playing contract extension, which will keep him at the Club until the end of the Rugby World Cup in Japan, providing cover for Martin Landajo....

Gloucester add to midfield depth

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gloucester have added to their depth in the midfield for next season with the signing of Newcastle Falcons and Scotland centre Chris Harris.   The midfielder is another player to leave Newcastle...

Sean Robinson signs new long-term deal with Falcons

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Lock-forward Sean Robinson will be a Newcastle Falcons player for the next four seasons after agreeing a new long-term contract with the club.   The 28-year-old Durham University graduate has made...

Mark Tampin signs two-year deal with Newcastle Falcons

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tight-head prop Mark Tampin has become Newcastle Falcons’ latest signing ahead of the 2019-20 season, the Ealing Trailfinders prop joining on a two-year deal.     Tampin, 27, was born...

Falcons sign Exeter Chiefs lock Toby Salmon

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs lock Toby Salmon will join Newcastle Falcons in the summer on a two-year deal.     The 26-year-old Norfolk native made 16 appearances in his two seasons with the Chiefs...