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England squad update - France test week

12 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

England have gathered at their training base as they prepare for this weekend’s Quilter International against France.    Jones has assembled a squad of 33 players for the match –...

Premiership Round 2 - top stats performers: most tackles, turnovers, metres gained & more

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 2 of the Premiership threw out a couple of surprises as the competition continues its great standards.   We turn our attention to the stats columns in which the names of the round’s...

Video - Tom O'Flaherty scores from an incredible volley

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs stormed to another bonus-point victory in round two of the Premiership as they trashed Bath 40-3 at Sandy Park on Saturday.   Rob Baxter's men kicked off their title defence with...

Brad Weber extends Chiefs stay

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Black and Chiefs halfback Brad Weber has re-signed with New Zealand Rugby (NZR) and the Chiefs for another year.   The 29-year-old debuted for the Chiefs in 2014. Since his Super Rugby debut,...

Newcastle turning heads with second big win

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newly promoted Newcastle Falcons are making waves in the Premiership after completing the first two rounds of the tournament unbeaten.   They kicked off their campaign by surprising many when they...

Champions and Challenge Cup Round 1 &2 Referee Appointments

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

France’s Mathieu Raynal will be in charge when Exeter Chiefs begin their Heineken Champions Cup defence against Glasgow Warriors at Sandy Park next month. Raynal’s selection for the Pool B...

Preview: Can bewildered Bath bounce back against excellent Exeter?

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Defending champions Exeter Chiefs will see what they can make of a Bath outfit which will be kicking itself after an unexpected loss to the newly-promoted Newcastle Falcons in Round 1.   Exeter...

Williams & Tompkins start against England

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales Captain Alun Wyn Jones returns to the starting line-up to face England at Parc y Scarlets on Saturday.   Jones will pack down alongside Jake Ball in the second-row behind an all-Scarlets front-row...

Six-Two split on the bench as George Ford returns to the England starting line up

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has named his England team for their key Autumn Nations Cup tie against Wales this weekend. England will travel to Llanelli, where they will take on the hosts at Parc y Scarlets on Saturday...

Watson and Cowan-Dickie summoned by Jones

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The English duo of Anthony Watson and Luke Cowan-Dickie have been recalled by England head coach Eddie Jones ahead of this coming weekend’s fixture against Wales at Parc Y Scarlets.   Watson...