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Garcia calls time on her career

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

After a career spanning 14 years and five countries, Spanish icon Patricia Garcia has announced that she will finally call time on her quite incredible career when the final whistle blows at Sixways in...

Fiji and New Zealand the winners after a brilliant HSBC France Sevens

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fiji’s men and New Zealand’s women turned on the style to win the HSBC France Sevens in Toulouse on Sunday. Ireland, led by the excellent Terry Kennedy, played some impressive rugby to reach...

Blitzboks own worst enemy in Toulouse

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springbok Sevens team suffered a third defeat at the HSBC France Sevens in Toulouse on Sunday in what Blitzbok coach Neil Powell described as “the worst performance at a tournament in my career”.   The...

Men’s HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series favourites suffer shock defeats on opening day in Toulouse as women’s champions Australia continue fine form

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The three contenders for the men’s HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series title faced setbacks on a thrilling opening day at the HSBC France Sevens as South Africa, Argentina and Australia suffered...

2023 Champions Cup and Challenge Cup finals set for Dublin’s Aviva Stadium

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

European Professional Club Rugby (EPCR) has announced that Dublin’s Aviva Stadium will host the 2023 Champions Cup and EPCR Challenge Cup Finals.   The two showpiece matches, representing...

The latest player movement and rumours

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

We recap some of the top stories, rumours and recently confirmed moves.         Gatland on the shortlist for USA job According to a report by the Daily...

Leinster stars to rest, cloud over Furlong's fitness

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

In the wake of Leinster’s dominant victory over Toulouse in Dublin on Saturday, Head Coach Leo Cullen is set to rest some of his top names this weekend in the URC as they face arch rivals, Munster.    Leinster...

Calendar of the Top 14, Pro D2 & in Extenso Supersevens 2022/2023 Championships revealed

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following its adoption by the LNR Management Committee on May 10, the FFR Management Committee in turn approved the calendar of the TOP 14, PRO D2 and IN EXTENSO SUPERSEVENS championships for the 2022...

Newcastle Falcons sign Spanish international lock

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Doncaster Knights’ Spanish international lock Josh Peters is joining Newcastle Falcons on a two-year deal, the Club has confirmed.   The 26-year-old stands at 2.04m (6 foot 8), weighs 117kg...

Edoardo Padovani re-signs for Benetton

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Benetton Rugby has announced the extension of Edoardo Padovani's contract until 30 June 2024.     Padovani is a versatile back that prefers to play at fly half but can play at full back and...