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Hamish Watson ruled out of the Lions clash with Japan

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland has been forced into a change ahead of the British and Irish Lions' test against Japan on Saturday.     Flnaker Hamish Watson (Edinburgh Rugby, Scotland) has been replaced by...

British & Irish Lions Team To Face Japan

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

British & Irish Lions Head Coach, Warren Gatland, has named his side to take on Japan at BT Murrayfield Stadium on Saturday 26 June (kick off 3pm) for The Vodafone Lions 1888 Cup.       16,500...

Matthew Dalton joins Newcastle Falcons

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Ulster back-five forward Matthew Dalton has joined Newcastle Falcons on a two-year deal.   Standing at 6 foot 6 and weighing 115kg, the ex-Ireland Under-20s international is already on Tyneside,...

British & Irish Lions Squad Update

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

British and Irish Lions have confirmed that Finn Russell (Racing 92, Scotland), Owen Farrell (Saracens, England), Elliot Daly (Saracens, England), Jamie George (Saracens, England), Maro Itoje (Saracens,...

British & Irish Lions squad update

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Kyle Sinckler (Bristol Bears, England) and Tom Curry (Sale Sharks, England) have joined up with 26-man Lions squad in Jersey.   Ronan Kelleher (Leinster Rugby, Ireland) will remain in Jersey to...

Ireland U20's with a big round 1 win over Scotland

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland showcased their title credentials with an impressive six-try 38-7 triumph over Scotland in the 2021 Six Nations Under-20s curtain-raiser at Cardiff Arms Park.Richie Murphy’s men won all three...

Leone Nakarawa to no longer join Ulster

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster Rugby can today confirm that Leone Nakarawa will no longer join the province this summer.         An Ulster Rugby spokesperson said: “We...

Ulster Injury Update ahead of Edinburgh

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ulster Rugby Medical Performance team has issued a squad update ahead of Saturday’s Guinness PRO14 Rainbow Cup fixture against Edinburgh Rugby at BT Murrayfield.     In a statement,...

Sexton resumes contact training, Connors' season is over

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster have confirmed that Ireland captain Johnny Sexton has returned to contact training as he continues his recovery from a head injury.   Sexton has been sidelined since failing a Head...