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Road to Marseille: RC Toulon

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

As three-time runners-up RC Toulon bid to make it fourth-time lucky in the EPCR Challenge Cup final, we look back at how they set up their showdown with Lyon at Stade Vélodrome in Marseille on...

EPCR European Player of the Year shortlist: Caelan Doris

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Rugby back-row forward Caelan Doris has been named on the final EPCR European Player of the Year shortlist after a series of excellent performances in the Heineken Champions Cup.     The...

Friday Night Rugby: Bristol vs Exeter & Wasps vs Sale Sharks

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bristol vs Exeter:  Exeter will travel to Ashton Gate with some steely determination on Friday evening when they take on Bristol in their backyard.     After a disappointing season, the...

Ollivon demands Toulon focus

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

RC Toulon captain Charles Ollivon urged his side to keep focused as they target EPCR Challenge Cup glory.   Toulon will play fellow TOP 14 side Lyon in the final after defeating Saracens 25-16...

The Eight Players Ruled Out Of Wales Tests Against South Africa

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wayne Pivac has named his 33-player squad for the three-Test Series in South Africa this July.   There are several notable absentees along with the welcomed returns of Dan Lydiate and George North.   The...

Wales name squad for South Africa Test Series

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales men’s head coach Wayne Pivac has named a 33-player squad for the three-Test Series in South Africa this July.   It is Wales' first visit to the Republic since 2014 when Wales lost their...

Star-studded line-up for EPCR European Player of the Year shortlist

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

As the countdown begins in earnest to the showpiece Heineken Champions Cup final in Marseille, in-form candidates from Leinster Rugby and Stade Rochelais are not surprisingly dominating the prestigious...

Leinster ‘desperate’ for fifth title after 2019 defeat

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Rugby captain Johnny Sexton has asserted that the Irish province are “desperate” for a fifth a European title as they gear up to face Stade Rochelais in this season’s Heineken...

England call up Arundell for first time ahead of Australia series

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Henry Arundell has impressed for London Irish and may now get a chance to stake a claim for an England squad place for the Australia series.   England head coach Eddie Jones has included...

Joe Gray announces retirement

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins stalwart Joe Gray has announced that he will hang up his boots at the end of the season   Calling to an end a 12-year playing career, the hooker retires having amassed over 170 appearances...