England to be without skills coach for Six Nations

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Eddie Jones’ England coaching staff has suffered a blow ahead of the Six Nations as newly-appointed skills coach Jason Ryles has chosen not to move to the UK from Australia amid concerns of Covid-19.   It...

Danny Wilson on Glasgow's fly-half woes

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Glasgow Warriors head coach Danny Wilson finds himself in a somewhat frustrated space after his much-valued fly-half, Adam Hastings announced that he would be leaving the club and taking up with Gloucester...

The Springboks' jersey for the 2021 Lions tour has been released

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

ASICS unveiled the unique Springbok jersey for next year’s tour to South Africa of the British & Irish Lions on Friday, featuring a vintage colourway and special commemorative 3D...

Gregor Townsend signs two-year extension

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gregor Townsend will lead Scotland through to the next Rugby World Cup in 2023, the Scottish Rugby Union confirmed on Thursday.   Townsend took on the Scotland role in 2017 and becomes Scotland’s...

Earls double guides Ireland to a comprehensive win

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Kieth Earls scored a brace while Cian Healy also got the scoreboard as Ireland finished 2020 on a high with a 31-16 triumph over Scotland. The win saw Andy Farrell's men secure third place in the...

SA to battle Scotland in November 2021

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The world champion Springboks will face Scotland at Murrayfield on 13 November 2021 as Jacques Nienaber's charges embark on their traditional end of year tour to the north.   The Springboks can...

The New Look France: The new faces in the squad

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The new year saw change in France as Fabien Galthie took over the head coaching role and brought in the likes of Shaun Edwards in to assist him and bring new life to Les Bleus after a disappointing...

Flattering scoreline as Scotland avoid an upset in Florence

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gregor Townsend's Scotland avoids defeat in their opening game of the Autumn Nations Cup in Florence. Italy put in a valiant performance but could not upset Scotland at the same ground they beat the...

Duncan Weir starts in one of four changes to the Scotland starting line up

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland have made four changes to their starting line-up for the opening match of the 2020 Autumn Nations Cup away to Italy in Florence on Saturday 14 November kick off 12:45pm GMT.   Three...

England Women's Dominance of 6 Nations

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saturday saw the England Women’s team lift the 2019-20 trophy after comprehensive 54-0 drubbing of Italy at Stadio Sergio Lanfranchi.   It was a predictable result as England had powered through...