Courtney Lawes rugby player
Courtney Lawes rugby player

Courtney Lawes

23rd Feb 1989 2.01m/115kg No 4 Lock

Eddie Jones names the first England squad of 2020 ahead of the Six Nations

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s head coach Eddie Jones has named his 34-man squad for the 2020 Guinness Six Nations.  Jones has included 22 players who played at the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan last year and...

Ultimate Rugby Readers' Team of The Year

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

You have had your say and here it is, your team of the year.           View this post on Instagram     The votes are in and here it is the @ultimaterugby’s...

Premiership Team of the Week - Round Eight

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The final round of the Premiership for the year has come to an end with Exeter finishing the decade on top of the table.   After a scintillating round of action that finished with a stellar encounter...

Reader's no.4 Lock of the Year

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

As the year draws to a close we take a look back at the year that was and have nominated four players from each position for your team of the year.   We have included players based on their club...

An own Try? Leicester Tigers all but scored a try for Saints

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers produced what can only be described as a rugby 'own goal' in their loss to the Northampton Saints.   The Tigers took a lineout, 5m from their own line, quickly which resulted into...

Watch: Omar Mouneimne's Analysis Of England Ahead Of The RWC Final

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England and South Africa face off one again in the Rugby World Cup Final setting up a repeat of the final 12 years ago in France. Both sides have been in superb form on their way to the final and...

Combined XV: Rugby World Cup Final

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

And then there were just two...   The Rugby World Cup Final will see a repeat of the 2007 Final with England and South Africa squaring off.          View this...

Eddie Jones names England team to play South Africa in final

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named his team to play South Africa in the Rugby World Cup 2019 Final at Yokohama Stadium on Saturday 2 November.     Captain Owen Farrell will lead...

Hansen impressed with 'imaginative' England Haka response

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has described England's costly response to the Haka as "brilliant and quite imaginative".     England fronted up to the All Blacks' pre-match ritual at International...

Outstanding England live up to pre-match promise

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The build-up to England's semi-final with New Zealand demanded a big performance. Eddie Jones' men exceeded all expectations in Yokohama.       If you are going to face down an All...