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Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

We recap some of the top stories, rumours and confirmed transfers of the week.       Jamie George commits long-term future to Saracens Saracens have confirmed that England and...

Weekly Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Blues star Sotutu ends speculation with a new deal:     Blues' star looseforward Hoskins Sotutu will remain at the Blues until at least 2022. The 21-year-old has added a further two...

Sevens star and former Sydney Rooster sign for Connacht

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht Rugby have announced the signings of Australian 7s player Ben O’Donnell and Bay of Plenty Number 8 Abraham Papali’i. The pair will link up with the squad before the start of the...

Connacht announce loan signing of Alex Wootton

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht Rugby have today confirmed that Alex Wootton has joined the club on a loan deal from Munster until the end of the 2020-21 season.      Wootton first made his Munster...

PRO14 Targeting August Return

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The PRO14 has today confirmed a return to play date as well as a reduced format to finish the 2019/20 season following a five-month Covid-19 pandemic hiatus.     The PRO14 Board selected August...

Connacht Rugby confirm departing players

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht Rugby have confirmed the following players will depart the club next month at the end of their respective contracts.    Tom McCartney has announced his retirement from rugby and...

Connacht Release Limited-Edition 'Heroes' Jersey For A Good Cause

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht Rugby have released a special and unique, Limited-Edition ‘Heroes’ jersey in aid of ALONE and the Galway and Mayo/Roscommon Hospices.     The Irish...

Ireland's 2007 U20s Grand Slamers: Where are they now?

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The year is 2007 and although Ireland's senior side came second in the men's Six Nations claiming a Triple Crown, the u21s have impressed Grand Slamming the u21 Six Nations and claimed a Triple Crown.   The...

Further postponements due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak - Update

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A number of games across multiple leagues have been impacted by the outbreak of the coronavirus.   Below you will see all the games postponed with the list being updated following the confirmation...

Further postponements due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Six Nations, Rugby Europe and PRO14 have issued updates on fixtures due to concerns over the coronavirus   Following yesterday's postponement of Six Nations match between France and Ireland,...