David Pocock rugby player
David Pocock rugby player

David Pocock

23rd Apr 1988 1.83m/103kg Openside Flanker

Expectations high for England despite Vunipola absence and Saracens scandal

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Forget talk of salary caps and World Cup hangovers, England need to deliver as title favourites in this year's Six Nations.     The Algarve: Sun, sea, sand and, if you are the England...

LIVE MATCH CENTRE: France v England

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Six Nations returns this weekend, with defending champions Wales hosting Italy, England facing France and Ireland taking on Scotland.     England finished as runners up last year, and...

ANALYSIS: Tom Curry will look to replicate David Pocock at no.8 for England

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones threw a surprise in selecting his first team since the Rugby World Cup Final against the Springboks with Tom Curry starting in no.8 jersey following Billy Vunipola's injury that has ultimately...

Test Stars To Light Up Japan's Top League In 2020

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Japanese Top League kicks off this weekend with a number of test stars of the past and present set to light up the competition in 2020.   With the Champions Cup returning this weekend with the...

Dan Carter Voted Player Of The Decade

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dan Carter beat fellow All Black great Richie McCaw to be voted the player of the decade in a poll run by World Rugby.   World Rugby launched the bracket style poll to be voted by the fans to help...

No Englishmen or Irishmen in Rugby World's Team of the Decade

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Rugby World Magazine has named their team of the decade with a number of top players omitted.   New Zealand dominate the team with 8 players making the squad while strangely enough, there is...

World Rugby release a 16-man shortlist for fans' player of the decade

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has launched a vote to decide the fan's player of the decade with 16-man shortlist confirmed.   Jonathan Sexton is the only Irishman to make the cut with the All Blacks accounting for seven...

Outstanding England live up to pre-match promise

3 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...

Canny Jones wins battle of 'good old mates' as England find the perfect blend against Australia

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones won the battle of the coaches as England reached the Rugby World Cup semi-finals at the expense of Michael Cheika's Australia.         Thank goodness that's over,...

Player Ratings: England v Australia

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England produced a clinical performance to thump Australia 40-16 and qualify for the semi-finals of the 2019 Rugby World Cup.       Here is how we rated the two sides:       1....