Europe 1: Spain in pole position to play Japan in 2019 RWC opener

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Spain produced one of the their most memorable shocks in recent times last weekend as they beat Romania 22-10 in Madrid to put themselves in pole position to qualify for 2019 Rugby World Cup. After notching...

Rugby Europe Round Up

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

After an entertaining round two of the Rugby Europe Championship, we take a look at how the tournament is playing out and what implications it has on the Rugby World Cup 2019.   Spain take a step...

Rugby Europe Highlights: Georgia vs Belgium

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Georgia cruised to a 47-0 home win over Belgium in the opening round of the Rugby Europe Championship. Georgia ran in four first half tries to take a comfortable 28-0 lead into the...

Weekly Round Up

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Graham Rowntree to join Lions tour staff   Former England coach Graham Rowntree is set to join the British and Irish Lions staff for the tour of New Zealand.   The 45-year-old former prop...

Rugby Europe formalise its request to the 6 Nations

11 months ago by Rugby Europe

The first meeting of Rugby Europe Board of Directors took place this Thursday March 9th in Paris.   The discussion about “6 Nations opening to the other European unions” was among the...

Ultimate Rugby's Pick of the Weekend's Fixtures

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

6 Nations England vs Scotland   England head into this match on the brink of equalling the New Zealand record of 18 consecutive victories, while Scotland have the chance to win a Triple Crown,...

Ultimate Rugby's Pick of the Weekend's Fixtures

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Pro 12 Leinster vs Scarlets The final match in the Pro 12 this weekend will be the one that everyone will be looking forward to as the Irish and Welsh heavyweights clash in Dublin. Scarlets will be looking...

Rugby Europe Championship Round One Roundup

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Germany shock Romania   41-38 Georgia beat Belgium         31-6 Russia lose to Spain            16-6