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Throwback: Adam Jones' Drop Goal Attempt

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Known for his excellent scrummaging, hard ball carrying and astute defence, Adam Jones was a superb tighthead prop for Wales, Cardiff and the British and Irish Lions.   However, kicking was not...

The PRO14 outlines criteria for the league to get back underway

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2019/20 Pro14 final in Cardiff in June has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, the league announced on Thursday.    The League suspension is aslo now on an indefinite basis...

Weekend Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster confirm the signing of former Ireland International     Ulster Rugby have formally announced the signing of Ireland fly-half, Ian Madigan, who will join the province in the summer...

Welsh Rugby Union chairman defends call to postpone Wales-Scotland game

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gareth Davies does not think the WRU could have dealt with the postponement of Wales' Six Nations clash with Scotland any better. Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) chairman Gareth Davies believes the right call...

A statistical look at Wales v Scotland in the fifth round of matches

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales face Scotland in the weekend's only Six Nations match, after Italy v England and France v Ireland were called off due to COVID-19. Wales and Scotland go head to head in the final round of the Six...

6 Nations U20 - Scotland v Wales - Teams

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland U20 head coach Sean Lineen has made just one change to the side which lost to France in Round 4 for their season finale against Wales at Stadiwm Zip World, Colbyn Bay this evening.   Jack...

Pivac hails 'ultimate professional' Jones ahead of record-equalling appearance

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Alun Wyn Jones will equal Richie McCaw's world record of 148 Tests on Saturday, and Wales coach Wayne Pivac has paid tribute to his skipper.     Wales head coach Wayne Pivac hailed captain...

RFU on Eddie's ref comments, PRO14 suspended, Sam Lousi banned for 5 weeks & more

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

RFU issue statement criticising Eddie Jones' ref comments     The RFU have released a statement following Eddie Jones’ comments regarding the referee in the Six Nations match against...

PRO14 season suspended over coronavirus

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

PRO14 bosses have issued a statement confirming the indefinite suspension of the PRO14 season following the escalating coronavirus outbreak.     There was already disruption involving...

Alun Wyn Jones To Equal World Record As Wales Reveal Their Team To Face Scotland

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones will equal the world record for test appearances in Cardiff on Saturday as he draws level with Richie McCaw on 148 appearances.   The inspirational captain will make...