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Steven Luatua wants international eligibility review

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

In an interview with Sky Sport NZ’s Breakdown programme discussing a range of topics, Former All Black Steven Luatua said World Rugby’s international eligibility laws are in need...

Ins and outs: A full list of the 2020/2021 Transfers

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

This is a list of player transfers involving all of the top flight leagues before or during the 2020-21 season.     Premiership BATH Players in:   Players out: Rhys Webb (Ospreys),...

The Two Best Composite World Club XVs

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

This is some team!   OPTA released the top players in each position based on their unique index which highlighted the highest-rated players in top-level club rugby since the beginning of 2019. After releasing...

Update: The Highest Paid Rugby Players In The World

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The list of the highest-paid rugby players in the world has been updated.   The likes of Matt Giteau and Dan Carter are effectively free agents which has changed the current Top 15 highest...

Each Premiership Club's Best Signing This Season

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the Premiership currently on pause due to the global pandemic, we take a look at the season so far and picked out the top signing from each club.   With nine rounds remain in the...

Next England Scrumhalf? Six Players Who Could Rival Ben Youngs and Willie Heinz

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Before the next Rugby World Cup in France, Eddie Jones will need to have selected who will take the reigns at scrum-half for his side.   Jones selected just two scrum-halves in his 2019 Rugby World...

Ford-Robinson Named Premiership Player Of The Month

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

With Premiership Rugby currently suspended, there wasn’t any on-pitch action for the competition to judge who would be named the Premiership Rugby Player of the Month for March on normal performance...

World Rugby chairman suggests the rest of international calendar could be scrapped

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby chairman Sir Bill Beaumont suggests that the rest of test calendar this year could be scrapped. Bill Beaumont believes that there is a “distinct possibility” that the...

Who Is Next? The England Flyhalves In Waiting

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

England has regularly had an excellent playmaker running things from the #10 jersey at test level with George Ford and Owen Farrell currently bossing the position since their respective debuts.   The...

How Every Premiership Club Is Helping Thier Communities

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership Rugby clubs have been busy supporting their communities in recent weeks following the ongoing Coronavirus crisis.        With the number of confirmed cases...