International Friendlies


Worcester Warriors contribute two players to Scotland camp

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warriors fly-half Duncan Weir and number 8 Cornell du Preez are two additions from the Worcester-based to Gregor Townsend’s Scottish camp for the upcoming autumn internationals.   Weir already...

Manu Tuilagi ruled out for 6 months

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England and Sale Sharks suffer a huge injury blow with centre Manu Tuilagi ruled out for six months with a torn Achilles.   The centre suffered the injury in Sale Sharks' 14-34 victory over the...

England's Double Injury Headache

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England have been given major injury concerns after both Manu Tuilagi and Courtney Lawes limped off in the opening quarter of Sale Shark’s 14-34 win at Franklin's Gardens.     Sale...

Pat Lam happy for Bristol's England players to miss 11 Premiership games

8 months ago by The Guardian

Key players available for only three of first 14 club gamesQuins v Exeter to kick-off next season on 20 NovemberThe new Premiership season will start on 20 November when Exeter visit Harlequins but England...

Details Of The New Autumn Nations Cup Revealed

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Details of the 2020 Autumn Nations Cup, as well as the fixtures for the remainder of the 2020 Test Window, have been confirmed.   England will play four matches, including three Quilter Internationals,...

Japan to pull out of rugby's eight nations tournament unless Covid rules relax

9 months ago by The Guardian

Coach Jamie Joseph cannot enter Japan to prepare his sideGeorgia invited for autumn international replacement eventJapan will be forced to pull out of the eight-nations tournament that is being organised...

Japan Opt Out Of Eight Nations Competition

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Japan Rugby Football Union has decided not to take part in an eight-team international tournament involving the European Six Nations and Fiji later this year, according to a report by Kyodo News on...

PRO14 Returns | Connacht v Ulster: Line ups, Preview and Stats

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The stage is set at the Aviva Stadium for the second Irish derby of the round with Connacht taking on Ulster.   Connacht will have a bone to pick with their powerful rivals as the latter destroyed...

How Dean Ryan's Dragons Could Line Up With Jamie Roberts and Nick Tompkins

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

There has been quite a bit of movement in Gwent with Director of Rugby Dean Ryan bolstering the side in key areas that could take them to a new level as the return of the PRO14 draws nearer.     The...

6 Players Returning to their old Premiership Clubs

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

When the whistle blows at Twickenham Stoop on Friday, it will have been 159 days since the last Premiership Rugby game, the longest hiatus ever between Premiership matches.       Harlequins...