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Four uncapped players in Franco Smith's Italy Six Nations squad

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Italy Head Coach Franco Smith has named four uncapped players in his 2021 Six Nations squad.   The Zebre front-row duo of Daniele Rimpelli and Marco Manfredi come into the side while Mogliano lock...

Fixtures for the remainder of the PRO14 confirmed

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fixtures for the conclusion of the Guinness PRO14 campaign have been scheduled with kick-off times and broadcasters confirmed for Round 12 through to Round 16.   A total of 29 fixtures will take...

'Physically and mentally tired' - Matteo Minozzi opts against joining Italy's Six Nations

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Matteo Minozzi has ruled himself out of Italy's Six Nations campaign stating he is 'mentally and physically tired', writes coventrytelegraph.   The Wasps fullback has been a shining light for...

Duncan Weir returns to Glasgow Warriors

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland fly-half Duncan Weir will return to his first professional club this summer, after putting pen to paper on a long-term deal with Glasgow Warriors.   It marks a homecoming for the 29-year-old,...

PRO 14 Highlights: Zebre Rugby Vs Benetton Rugby

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A season double over Benetton for Zebre for the first time since the 2014/15 season. A slow start to the game saw the two sides trade penalties with Benetton leading 6-3 just before halftime. However,...

Bayonne won't play in the Challenge Cup other TOP14 consider boycott

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Champions and Challenge Cup is under threat with the French clubs considering a boycott.    Bayonne have confirmed that as it stands, the club will not play the two Challenge Cup matches...