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Luther Burrell Falcons-bound

1 hour ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons have beefed up their player stocks with the news that England centre Luther Burrell  has signed a two-year deal with the club.   The 32 year old Burrell has been busying himself...

Leicester Tigers v Castres Olympique – match cancelled

2 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

EPCR has decided to cancel the Challenge Cup quarter-final match between Leicester Tigers and Castres Olympique which was scheduled to be played tomorrow (Sunday, 20 September) at Welford Road. The decision...

Jesse Kriel reveals how Sonny Bill Williams inspired him to add to his game

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok utility back Jesse Kriel has revealed how former All Black and double Rugby World Cup winner Sonny Bill Williams has impacted his career.   Williams enjoyed plenty of success...

Maro Itoje reveals that he wants year away from Saracens

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

England and Saracens lock Maro Itoje has revealed that he intends to spend at least a year of his career abroad.   The 25-year-old has spent his career at Saracens but revealed ahead of...

Champions Cup | Exeter Chiefs Vs Saints lineups & preview

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

It’s an all-English affair in the final game of the quarter-finals weekend as Northampton Saints make their way to Sandy Park where the fierce beast which is Exeter Chiefs lies in wait.   At...

Champions Cup | Leinster v Saracens line ups and preview

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The quarter-finals of the Champions Cup are imminent, kicking off on Saturday evening with the first clash which sees Leinster hosting Saracens at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin.     Life is...

Former British and Irish Lion named as Wallaby forward's coach

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Wallabies confirm former British and Irish Lions lock Geoff Parling is Australia’s new Forwards Coach for the 2020 season.   After an illustrious playing career that included 29 Tests...

England to take major share of CVC deal

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England are set to take 31.4% of the commercial rights from the new deal with CVC for the Six Nations according to Bernard Laporte's opposition for the president of the French Rugby...

Goode vs Vunipola: The Saracens 10 dilemma

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Owen Farrell’s reckless and brutal challenge in Round 18 left not only Charlie Atkinson with a headache, but now Mark McCall as well.   Farrell was handed a five-match ban last week by a disciplinary...

Newcastle Falcons Sign Springbok Scrumhalf

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ex-Springbok scrum-half Louis Schreuder is joining Newcastle Falcons for the upcoming Gallagher Premiership season.   The 30-year-old was a central part of the Sharks side which topped Super Rugby’s...