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Leinster stars to rest, cloud over Furlong's fitness

1 month 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 month 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

1 month 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

1 month 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...

Unions in talks about massive shake-up of international rugby scene

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

A massive development is in the pipeline with regard to the international rugby scene.    The proposed idea of the Nations Championship – a competition involving twelve teams (England,...

"We have been deceived" - President of the Spanish Federation speaks on 2023 RWC disqualification

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The president of the Spanish Federation, Alfonso Feijoo, has spoken after seeing Spain out of the World Cup after qualifying 23 years later.     Spain had qualified for the Rugby...

Spain disqualified from Rugby World Cup 2023

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Spain have been disqualified for a second Rugby World Cup in a row.   Spain had qualified for the Rugby World Cup in France as the winners of Europe 2. They were set to feature in Pool B along with South...

Springboks to prepare for the next World Cup in Toulon

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks have selected Toulon as their base for the pool stages of the Rugby World Cup in 2023 in France, with the team set to be based in Paris for their third pool match against Ireland in at the...

World Rugby announces international match official appointments

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has confirmed the match official appointments for the men’s 15s internationals to be played in June and July.     A total of 22 match officials representing nine nations...

Sensational Fiji claim Singapore Rugby Sevens title on Series return

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Olympic champions Fiji overcome New Zealand 28-17 in a pulsating final to claim the HSBC Singapore Rugby Sevens title Australia beat Ireland 21-19 to clinch bronze medal and remain in contention for...