Latest World Rankings: England Fall, Wales Rise

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

An eventful weekend of rugby in the Six Nations and Rugby Europe Championship led to a couple of positional changes in the World Rugby Men’s Rankings.   England’s first defeat to Scotland...

Monaco selected to host the World Rugby Sevens Repechage

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has today confirmed the repechage tournament for the Tokyo Olympic Games will take place in Monaco on 19-20 June, 2021. The decision was confirmed by the World Rugby Executive Committee following...

Winners and Losers: Rugby World Cup 2023 Draw

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2023 Rugby World Cup Pools are in.    Hosts France have been drawn with the All Blacks as well as Italy while the defending Champions, South Africa, have been drawn alongside Scotland and...

Ref blunder allows HUGE forward pass in Uruguay Test try

6 months ago by Rugby Dump

Uruguay scored one of the most questionable tries of the season during Friday night’s Test match with Spain in Montevideo.

Los Puma Juan Pablo Socino joins Saracens

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens have announced the signing of experienced Argentinian Juan Pablo Socino. The 32-year-old was most recently with Club de Rugby El Salvador and has signed a one-year contract at Allianz...

RFU hopes for cut in Twickenham distancing to one metre and £12m boost

11 months ago by The Guardian

Reduction from two metres would mean 30,000 more fansEngland have four November matches at TwickenhamThe Rugby Football Union is to lobby the government to reduce its physical distancing rule from two...

Rugby Europe Back Sir Bill Beaumont In World Rugby Chairman Vote

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby Europe cast their vote for the position of World Rugby Chairman opened with the voting opening on Sunday, April 26th, 2020.   The organisers who represent the likes of Georgia, Romania, Spain,...

Tough luck for Scotland and Argentina as 2023 World Cup Draw Still Set For November

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina and Scotland are likely to end up in Pools of Death for the 2023 Rugby World Cup with the draw for the competition still set to take place in November later this year despite the disruption...

Further postponements due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak - Update

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

A number of games across multiple leagues have been impacted by the outbreak of the coronavirus.   Below you will see all the games postponed with the list being updated following the confirmation...

The Rugby Europe Championship Final Round

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

This weekend we head into the final round of the Rugby European Championship and while there is already a winner, second place and the relegation playoff place are still two positions that need to be confirmed.  The...