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Toulon snatch up England duo

4 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulon  confirmed they will be signing England stars Kyle Sinckler and Lewis Ludlam to the Cote d’Azur this summer. Sinckler, the 31 year old Bristol Bears tight-head prop, began his career...

Gardner withdraws from Springbok tests

4 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Australian referee Angus Gardner has withdrawn from officiating the Springboks' test series with Ireland for personal reasons and will now be replaced by English referee Luke Pearce, World Rugby said...

Wales confirm squad for Australia tour

10 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Senior men’s head coach Waren Gatland has confirmed the 34-player squad that will travel to Australia on 26 June. Wales will play two Test matches against the Wallabies in Sydney and Melbourne,...

Rugby sevens pools unveiled for Olympic Games Paris 2024

14 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the line-up now complete in the men’s and women’s competitions, the pools for rugby sevens at the Olympic Games Paris 2024 have been confirmed for what promises to be a coming-of-age tournament...

China and South Africa qualify for Paris 2024 Olympic rugby sevens

16 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

China women and South Africa men secured the twelfth and final places in the Olympic Games Paris 2024 rugby sevens competitions with victory at the World Rugby Sevens Repechage in Monaco China women...

Joe Schmidt names his first Wallabies squad

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies coach Joe Schmidt has named a 38-player squad for the July series, his first as coach.   Western Force captain Jeremy Williams is one of 13 uncapped players in the squad, with the opening...

Australian lock leaves Australia for Pro D2

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby Australia has been rebuffed on the eve of Joe Schmidt’s first Wallabies squad announcement, with Izack Rodda rejecting a new contract and heading to France instead.   After months of...

WATCH: Eddie Jones opens up about England, Wallabies and Japan

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former England and Wallabies coach Eddie Jones, made an appearnce on 'Big' Jim Hamiltons podcast recently where he essentially for the first time broke his silence on his depature from the Australian national...

Hooper to stay with the Brumbies

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Safeguard Global ACT Brumbies and Rugby Australia are pleased to confirm the contract extension of Tom Hooper through to the end of 2025. Born in Bathurst, Hooper honed his craft locally with...

Nasser commits to Queensland

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Josh Nasser has re-signed with the Queensland Reds for two years in a positive move to keep building the career of one of Australia’s best young hookers.The Reds are delighted to have Nasser’s...