Brad Shields rugby player
Brad Shields rugby player

Brad Shields

2nd Apr 1991 1.93m/111kg Blindside Flanker

How England could line up without Saracens players during the Six Nations

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following Saracens' decision not to appeal their sanctions, including a fine of over £5 million and 35-point deduction for salary cap breaches, England Eddie Jones has expressed his fear...

Snubbed Rugby World Cup XV

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Rugby World Cup is just days away and every team has named their 31-man squad for the showpiece event in Japan.       The best rugby players in the game will arrive in Japan,...

Dombrandt called to Italy to replace injured Shields

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Uncapped Harlequins flanker Alex Dombrandt has been called up to the England training squad to replace injured Brad Shields.   Dombrandt earned an England call up and started for England against...

England squad update: Joe Marchant joins the squad travelling to Treviso

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has called up 38 players for England’s third official Rugby World Cup training camp in Treviso, Italy (22 July until 2 August).    The squad will fly this...

Eddie Jones names 35-man World Cup training squad

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s head coach Eddie Jones has named his official Rugby World Cup 2019 training squad.   35 players will assemble at The Lensbury Hotel on Sunday (7 July) for England's first official...

Danny Cipriani added to England's RWC training squad

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s head coach Eddie Jones has announced a squad of 31 players to attend England’s second training camp at The Lensbury Hotel (30 June-4 July).    Danny Cipriani, Piers...

Jacob Umaga & Sam Wolstenholme join Wasps first-team

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps have announced that Senior Academy fly-half Jacob Umaga has been promoted to the first-team – becoming the eighth player to make the step up ahead of the 2019/20 season.     Meanwhile,...

Eddie Jones names 29-man World Cup training squad

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s head coach Eddie Jones has announced a squad of 29 players to attend England’s training camp at Pennyhill Park next week (23-27 June 2019). Alex Dombrandt (Harlequins), Lewis...

Brad Shields denied a try thanks to an excellent cover tackle by Francois Hougaard

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England International Brad Shields was denied a try early on in Wasps victory over Worcester on Saturday thanks to this cover tackle by Springbok scrumhalf Francois Hougaard.   🎙 Kids...it's...

Picking a potential England 31-man Rugby World Cup Squad For Japan

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following a mediocre 2019 Six Nations campaign, Eddie Jones is left with just over four months to select his 31-man squad to travel to Japan for the 2019 Rugby World Cup. In November 2017, the England...