Stephen Jones rugby player
Stephen Jones rugby player

Stephen Jones

8th Dec 1977 1.83m/95kg Coach

Five coaches shortlisted for the Premiership Director of Rugby of the Season

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Five of the game’s leading coaches have today been announced on the shortlist for this year's London Pride Director of Rugby of the Season.   The quintet includes a former winner...

Dan Biggar to become Wales' ninth test centurion

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales captain Dan Biggar is all set to become the ninth Welsh player to play 100 Tests on Saturday.   The 32-year-old is set to lead his country for the second time and earn his 100th test...

Six All Blacks, Four England Players & No Ireland Players In Rugby World's 20 Best Players

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Six All Blacks have been included in Rugby World magazine's top 20 list of 100 best players of 2021, with France's Antoine Dupont topping the list.   The biennial countdown by the Magazine...

The most capped Test rugby XV of all time - by position

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales and British & Irish Lions captain Alun Wyn Jones will become the first player to play 149 tests for one country on Saturday.   The 36-year-old second-rower will feature in his 161st test...

Profiles of the 16 teams in the United Rugby Championship

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

In the wake of the exciting announcement of the brand new United Rugby Championship, scheduled to kick off in September this year, here follows the particulars of the 16 participating teams:     South...

Leinster tackle the Defending champs at Sandy Park

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sandy Park will be the venue for this Anglo-Irish clash as defending champions Exeter Chiefs attempt to establish a grip on Leinster.   Leinster had their fixture against Toulon called off after...

Wales duo Hardy and Biggar nursing injury problems

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scrum-half Kieran Hardy has been released from the Wales Six Nations squad, while Dan Biggar also has an injury problem.   Kieran Hardy has been released from the Wales squad after suffering a...

Biggar ruled out of Northampton's Premiership clash against Harlequins

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dan Biggar is set to miss Northampton’s Premiership game against Harlequins on Sunday with a leg injury picked up in the England win.     “Dan has got an injury that he is nursing...

George North given the “green light” for century test

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

George North is set to join the test centurion club after he was given the “green light” to return to action for Wales.   The 28-year-old missed Wales’ second Six Nations...

A tribute to rugby fans

1 year ago by Rugby World

As the absence of crowds is felt throughout sport, Rugby World columnist Stephen Jones hails the game’s lifeblood – supportersPacked: Ireland supporters celebrate as Jordan Larmour scores against Wales...