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Brad Thorn 'proud of the guys in the maroon jerseys' as the Reds claim their seventh straight win

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Queensland Reds secured a home Rugby AU Grand Final after claiming a stunning come-from-behind 24-22 win over the Brumbies at Suncorp Stadium. Trailing by nine-points with less than 30-minutes to...

Team News: Northampton Saints Vs Ulster Rugby

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dan Biggar, Lewis Ludlam, Nick Isiekwe and David Ribbans are among nine changes to Northampton Saints’ starting line-up as Chris Boyd names his side to face Ulster Rugby in the...

Premiership Highlights: Newcastle Falcons Vs Exeter Chiefs

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Exeter Chiefs ground out a 15-9 away win over the Newcastle Falcons in a far from glamorous round 8 Premiership encounter. Ten minutes after the Falcons opened the scoring with a Joel Hodgson penalty,...

Northampton issue update on Furbank after brutal collision

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints have issued an update on the condition of George Furbank after the fullback was involved in a horrific aerial collision with Gloucester’s Santiago Carreras during Saints’...

Bristol Hammer Bath At Ashton Gate!

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Bristol Bears put on a near flawless display as they thrashed Bath 48-3 in round 7 of the Premiership. Bristol got off to a fast start, with two tries inside the opening ten minutes. The first saw...

Blood, sweat and tears - looking ahead to the Currie Cup semi-finals

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby will rock the tip of Africa this weekend with two colossal clashes as we embark on the Currie Cup semi-final stages.   First up, fans eagerly await the clash of two, old Highveld rivals as...

PRO 14 Highlights: Leinster Rugby Vs Ulster Rugby

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster bounced back from their defeat to Connacht with a crucial 24-12 home win over Conference leaders Ulster. John Cooney opened the scoring for Ulster with a penalty 15 minutes in to lead 3-0. Johnny...

PRO 14 Irish Derbies Review Plus TOTW

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

This weekend we saw two Irish derbies in the Guinness Pro 14 competition and here is how they both played out.    Connacht vs Munster   Munster survived a late onslaught to hold on for...

Leinster Sink Ulster At The RDS

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster bounced back from their defeat to Connacht with a crucial 24-12 home win over Conference leaders Ulster. John Cooney opened the scoring for Ulster with a penalty 15 minutes in to lead 3-0. Johnny...

Mathieu Jalibert upstages Louis Carbonel as race for French #10 jersey heats up

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saturday's opening Top 14 game doubled up as a trial match for the two leading contenders for the French starting 10 jersey with Romain Ntamack likely to miss the opening stages of the Six Nations.   Bordeaux...