England squad named ahead of Ireland Test

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named a 35-man squad to begin preparations to play Ireland in their opening Guinness Six Nations match in Dublin on 2 February 2019.           Props...


1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The NSW Waratahs second row will have a touch of international flavour after a young South African-born lock confirmed a move to Sydney today.   Promising 23-year-old lock Le Roux Roets has signed...

Ben John retires

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ben John has confirmed his retirement from rugby following a year out of the game after suffering a series of head injuries.   The 27-year old last played on Boxing day 2017, against the Scarlets,...

32-Man England U20s Squad Announced

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England U20s have named their 32-man Elite Player Squad for the 2018/19 season.     The squad, which will compete in the 2019 Six Nations as well as the World Rugby U20 Championship in Argentina,...

TEN OF THE BEST: The All Blacks

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A countdown of the All Blacks top 10 tries of the year.     George Bridge     The countdown begin with a superb chip and chase try from George Bridge on debut...

Jaguares confirm 43-man training squad

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Jaguares head coach Gonzalo Quesada has confirmed his first squad ahead of the 2019 Super Rugby preseason which will start next week.     Veteran Los Pumas scrumhalf Tomas Cubelli is set...

Midi Olympique's Top 14 Team of the Year

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Well known biweekly French Rugby Newspaper Midi Olympique has announced their Top 14 team of 2018. Eleven of Midi Olympique's journalists have voted for the side that is widely represented...

VIDEO: Rieko Ioane vs Argentina

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A look at one of the All Blacks' best tries of 2018 scored by Rieko Ioane against Argentina.

Ben Curry signs new Sale Sharks deal

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sale Sharks have announced that openside flanker Ben Curry has signed a contract extension which will keep him in the North West until 2023.   Curry,20, first appeared for the Sharks in November...

Super Rugby's future to be decided in March

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sanzaar boss Andy Marinos has all but confirmed that changes will once again be made in the format of Super Rugby as poor crowd attendances, and viewership figures continue to fall.        Marinos...