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Bristol announce key signings for 2018/19 season

22 hours ago by Bristol Rugby

Bristol have begun their preparation for the 2018/19 season by confirming they will have that they have secured the signatures of 9 new players.   So far Bristol have confirmed that former All Black...

Friday Evening Round Up

1 day ago by Evening Round Up

Tigers sign Facundo Gigena Argentina international prop Facundo Gigena has signed a deal with Premiership club Leicester Tigers.   The 23-year-old Gigena has joined his new club colleagues...

CONFIRMED: Toulon sign Liam Messam

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulon have confirmed the signing of former All Black loose forward Liam Messam.    Welcome @LiamMessam ! Bienvenue Liam Messam au @RCTofficiel pour les 2 prochaines saisons 😊 #RCT 💪 —...

Reports: Messam to replace Vermeulen at Toulon

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

According to French newspaper Midi Olympique, Chiefs loose forward, Liam Messam will join Top 14 side Toulon at the end of the Super Rugby season.   Confirmation of the 33-year-old's departure...

Thursday Evening Round Up

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins extend Coaching Team contracts Harlequins has today announced contract extensions for Director of Rugby John Kingston, Head Coach Mark Mapletoft and Forwards Coach Graham Rowntree.   In...

8 uncapped players named in England Squad for Six Nations opener

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named his squad to begin preparations for England’s first match of the 6 Nations against Italy in Rome.  Following this weekend’s club fixtures, 35...

Wales name 2 uncapped players in 39-man squad for Six Nations

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales have named a 39-man squad for the 2018 Six Nations, led by captain Alun Wyn Jones and featuring two uncapped players, flanker James Davies and wing Josh Adams.   The uncapped duo are called...

Champions Cup Team of the Week - Round 5

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Some cracking rugby this weekend which blew the race for a quarter final spot wide open. From Scarlets cracking win away at Bath to Racing's nail biting win at Munster, we have the tough task of picking...

Champions Cup Round 5 Tips & Preview

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The January games in the Champions Cup are definitely my favourite, simply because everyone has something to play for. Every team is desperate for victory - The pool leaders are seeking vital for bonus...

Sean O’Brien set to miss the start of the Six Nations

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster backrow Sean O’Brien is set to sit out at least the first game of this year’s Six Nations due to a hip injury.   Leinster confirmed that their backrow...