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PRO14 Round 8 Highlights: Connacht Rugby v Dragons

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht demolished Dragons at The Sportsground this evening with a well earned 33-12 victory. Man of the Match Sean O' Brien was impressive at the breakdown while Darragh Leader, a late substitution for...

Quinn Roux signs contract extension with Connacht

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht Rugby and the IRFU have announced that Ireland international Quinn Roux has signed a two-year contract extension up to the end of the 2020-21 season. He has made 85 appearances for the province...

Challenge Cup Top Performers

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round one of the Challenge Cup is done and dusted!! We take a look at some of the top performers from the weekend's action.     Tyler Morgan - Dragons      The 100kgs outside...

Six Ireland fringe players who stepped up this weekend

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

 Ireland's fringe players had the perfect opportunity this weekend to put their hand up for a place in Joe Schmidt's squad for the November Tests against Italy, Argentina, New Zealand and USA.    Schmidt...

Connacht Rugby cancel Sevu Reece's contract

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Waikato winger Sevu Reece will not be joining Connacht after signing with the PRO14 side in May.   Reece would have joined the side at the conclusion of the 2018 Mitre 10 Cup season.   Reece...

Darren Cave sidelined for eight weeks

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster will be without the services of centre Darren Cave ahead of their Champions Cup campaign. The centre suffered a fractured thumb in their record defeat against Munster on the weekend and is expected...

Watch Dominic Robertson-McCoy Red Card

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

He was on the field for just one minute and was Red Carded for this stamp on Josh van der Flier.   70: Red Card!Dominic Robertson-McCoy sent off for a 'deliberate stamp to the head' of Josh van...

PRO14 Round 4 Highlights: Connacht v Scarlets

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht demonstrated their attacking strengths as they managed to defeat Scarlets 33-20 at The Sportsground. Tries from Tom Farrell, Cian Kelleher neutralised by a superb solo effort from Jonny McNicholl...

Five uncapped Ireland players to include in November Interationals

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Will Addison - Ulster Rugby The former Sale Sharks leader has already been included in Joe Schmidt's Ireland plans, joining the squad in Sydney over the summer and most recently in Carton House before...

WATCH: Sevu Reece v Hawke's Bay

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sevu Reece inspired Waikato to an emphatic win over Hawke's Bay in what was their first defence of the Ranfurly Shield in 2018.   Waikato secured a massive 42-22 win in what was their 3rd game...