Murray, Harris & Vunipola start second Test

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

British & Irish Lions Head Coach, Warren Gatland, has made three changes to the starting XV which beat the Springboks last Saturday to take a 1-0 lead in the Castle Lager Lions Series. Conor Murray...

Henry Taylor to retire, Chris Cook joins Saints

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints confirm that scrum-half Henry Taylor is leaving the Club to pursue a new career outside of rugby. Chris Cook has signed a short-term deal as injury cover.     27-year-old Taylor...

Jake Kerr Signs Permanent Contract with Bristol Bears

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hooker Jake Kerr has signed a permanent contract with Bristol Bears.     The Scotland international, who initially arrived on a short-term deal at the end of the 2020/21 season,...

2021/22 Champions Cup Pools Confirmed

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Champions Cup pools for the 2021/22 season have been confirmed.    The 24 have been placed into one of four tiers based on their ranking, with the draw placing clubs into two...

Alun Wyn Jones leads the B&I Lions in first Test against Springboks

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

British & Irish Lions Head Coach Warren Gatland has named his side for the first Test against the Springboks at Cape Town Stadium on Saturday 24 July (kick off 5pm BST).   Tour captain Alun...

Wales make seven changes for series decider against Argentina

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales have made seven changes for their Summer Internationals decider against Argentina at Principality Stadium on Saturday (3pm).     Following last weekend’s 20-20 draw with...

Farrell & Williams drafted in for South Africa 'A' clash

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Owen Farrell (Saracens, England) will replace Dan Biggar (Northampton Saints, Wales) in the starting XV for tonight’s clash with South Africa ‘A’ at Cape Town Stadium.   The England...

Champions Cup pool draw update

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The pool draw for the 2021/22 Heineken Champions Cup will be staged in Lausanne, Switzerland next Wednesday (July 21) at noon (UK time).     The draw will be live-streamed on

Premiership releases 2021-22 season fixtures

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bristol Bears and Saracens will kick off the Brand new 2021-22 Premiership season when they meet at Ashton Gate at 17 September.    Bristol Bears Director of Rugby Pat Lam said:     "It’s...

Dickens names England U20 team for final 2021 Six Nations match v Italy

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s U20 head coach Alan Dickens has named his side to play Italy on Tuesday in the fifth and final round of the U20 Six Nations (KO 1.45pm BST LIVE on Six Nations YouTube...