Shane Williams
Shane Williams

Shane Williams

26th Feb 1977 1.70m/80kg Left Wing

Shane Williams opens up about early days in the Welsh team

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A new three-part documentary entitled 'Slammed' and featuring Shane Williams has seen the legendary Welsh winger shed light on his early days with coach Steve Hansen. By his account, it was not an easy...

S4C to show live European rugby matches

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

S4C will show live European rugby matches from the Heineken Champions Cup and EPCR Challenge Cup this season.   The Welsh broadcaster will show two matches from the Champions Cup group stages, in...

Shane Williams backs Priestland to wear Welsh jersey again

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Legendary Welsh winger Shane Williams has conveyed the notion that Rhys Priestland could be back in the red jersey soon.    Priestland has recently returned to Wales after a stint with Bath...

Gatland wants more despite rampant start to Lions tour

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland could not find too much to complain about after the British and Irish Lions made a brilliant start to their tour of South Africa, but says his team will not be 100 per cent satisfied.   Gatland's...

Where are they now? The 2009 Emerging Springboks that drew with the Lions

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

12 years ago today, the British and Irish Lions were dealt a blow in their preparations for the Test Series against the Springboks as they failed to put an Emerging Springbok side away drawing 13...

Where are they now? The 2009 Emerging Springboks that drew with the Lions

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

  In 2009, the British and Irish Lions were dealt a blow in their preparations for the test Series against the Springboks as they failed to put an Emerging Springbok side away drawing 13 all in Cape...

Shane Williams picks his ideal Lions backline

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales and Lions legend Shane Williams has picked what he believes will be the best backline to come up against the Springboks in July.    Williams, a three-time tourist with the Lions, selected...

Hamish Watson named Six Nations Player of the Championship

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland flanker Hamish Watson has been named Six Nations Player of the Championship by fans after winning the biggest ever vote for the award.   The 29-year-old put in a series of superb performances...

The 2021 6 Nations Player Of The Championship Nominees

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

At the conclusion of what has been a fantastic 2021 Six Nations, the Player Of The Championship nominees are in.   A dramatic final clash on Friday evening between France and Scotland – the...

Wales on for clean sweep as England's Farrell nears milestone

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales need a win in Paris to complete a Grand Slam and seal their second Six Nations title in the space of three years.       Wales need a victory against France in Paris to reclaim...