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Nowell can still push for Lions - Baxter

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jack Nowell still has time to secure his place on the British and Irish Lions tour to South Africa, according to Exeter Chiefs director of rugby Rob Baxter.     Nowell made his first appearance...

Jones to remain England head coach following RFU's in-depth Six Nations review

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Eddie Jones will continue as the England head coach after the RFU's findings following a review into last month’s fifth-place Guinness Six Nations finish.      Jones'...

Barnes and Carley to take charge of Champions Cup semi-finals

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The match official appointments for the Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup semi-finals have been announced today (Tuesday, 20 April) following a meeting of EPCR’s selection committee.       The...

Eddie Jones' summer plans up in the air

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England boss Eddie Jones has hit another stumbling block with the prospect of his side facing the USA and Canada now looking unlikely.   A small series against the North American sides – planned...

Ugo Monye's latest Lions XV

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former England and British & Irish Lions representative Ugo Monye has penned his ideal Lions starting XV as the tour to South Africa approaches.   Monye, a popular pundit in the UK, has evolved...

Nigel Owens expresses 'concerns' over Maro Itoje leading the Lions

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Former test referee Nigel Owens maintains that Alun Wyn Jones and not Maro Itoje or Owen Farrell should lead the British and Irish Lions against South Africa later this year.   Warren...

Manu Tuilagi snubs lucrative offers abroad - report

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Manu Tuilagi has snubbed a move to France and Japan to remain at Sale Sharks penning a new deal with the Premiership club, according to a report by the Daily Mail.   The report states that...

Max Malins returns to the starting line up for Bristol Bears

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Max Malins returns to the starting line-up for the first time in 2021 when Bristol return to Premiership action on Saturday.   The England international is one of nine changes from the side that...

Jack Nowell returns for Exeter clash with Wasps

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following their loss in the Champions Cup to Leinster, Exeter return to action as they host Wasps.   The home side’s cause will be boosted by the news that England and British Lions winger...

Jack Nowell set for return

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs and England wing Jack Nowell is on the verge of ending his six-month absence due to injury.       Chiefs Director of Rugby, Rob Baxter, has declared the Cornishman...