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La Rochelle progress to the Top 14 Semi-Final

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

La Rochelle will face Toulouse in the 1st Top 14 semi-final on Friday 21 June after beating RC Toulon in their Barrage match. Toulon had 62% possession and 65% territory but that was not enough to book...

The 10 uncapped Scottish players for Americas tour

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Below you can find an introduction to each of the 10 uncapped players selected by Gregor Townsend for Scotland's Skyscanner Americas Tour of Canada, USA, Chile and Uruguay. GREGOR BROWN Position:...

2024/25 Champions Cup Teams Confirmed

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

All the Champions Cup teams for next years competition have been confirmed. The draw will be held in early July with fixtures follow soon after that.   TOP 14: Toulouse Stade Francais Paris Bordeaux Toulon La...

Ferris says pressure is on Leinster ahead of all Irish quarter-final

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Ireland star and Premier Sports pundit Stephen Ferris says the pressure is on Leinster Rugby going into their BKT URC quarter-final against Ulster Rugby at the Aviva Stadium.   The Dublin-based...

Bosch signs for Brive

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

CA Brive are pleased to announce the signing of fly-half Curwin Bosch from the Durban Sharks.   A skillful player with the ball in his hands and blessed with a long and precise kicking games, Curwin...

URC final round review

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Play-off pathway   So, that’s the regular season over and we now know the make-up of the play-offs, with Benetton Rugby and the Ospreys having secured the last two spots in the top eight.   As...

URC Final Round Preview

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Glasgow Warriors v Zebre Parma, Friday, 7.35pm   Having dropped from first to fourth after successive league defeats out in South Africa, Glasgow will be looking for an empathic return to winning...

Skinstad says Sharks’ historic cup success proves South African sides deserve to be on board

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Springboks skipper Bob Skinstad says the “magnificent” Challenge Cup triumph by the Hollywoodbets Sharks has fully vindicated the involvement of South African sides in northern hemisphere...

Leinster Squad Update

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Rugby Head Coach Leo Cullen has issued an injury update ahead of Friday's BKT United Rugby Championship Round 18 match against Connacht in the RDS Arena (KO: 7.35pm, live on TG4 and Premier Sports...

Dupont off to chase SVNS glory after Toulouse triumph

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Antoine Dupont will switch back to sevens rugby next weekend, Toulouse coach Ugo Mola said Saturday after the scrum half was named 'man of the match' for guiding his club to Champions Cup victory over...