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Alex Sanderson appointed as Sale Sharks' new Director of Rugby

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sale Sharks have confirmed the appointment of former club captain Alex Sanderson as Director of Rugby. The club has reached an agreement with Saracens to release Alex from his contract and he will...

Duncan Weir returns to Glasgow Warriors

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland fly-half Duncan Weir will return to his first professional club this summer, after putting pen to paper on a long-term deal with Glasgow Warriors.   It marks a homecoming for the 29-year-old,...

Six Nations unions set for a much-needed cash boost

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Six Nations is set for a much-needed cash boost with the sale of 14.5 per cent of their commercial rights for £365million to CVC Capital partners to be completed later this month.   According...

Ospreys take Tomas Francis under their wing

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The competition for the Welsh number 3 jersey is heating up as Ospreys announced that Tomas Francis will be joining their ranks from reigning Premiership champions Exeter Chiefs.   Francis, 28,...

Sinckler to face disciplinary hearing

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England tighthead prop Kyle Sinckler will face a disciplinary hearing after Bristol’s victory over Exeter Chiefs on the weekend.   Sinckler lost his cool during the match after Exeter hooker...

Gabriel Ibitoye linked with a move away from Agen

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A promising talent that shone the Premiership for Harlequins as well as for the England u20s, Gabriel Ibitoye has been linked with a move away from Agen.   The 22-year-old has scored two tries for...

Stars of the Japanese Top League

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Japanese Top League kicks off this coming weekend with eight fixtures in the opening round of action.   Kubota Spears and Mitsubishi Dynaboars kick off the opening game at the same time that...

Zach Mercer heads for France

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bath and England number 8 Zach Mercer has confirmed that he will be packing his bags and heading to France at the conclusion of his current contract with the English club.   Mercer has been a part...

"Are you f**king serious?" - Kyle Sinckler asks referee

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

During Bristol Bears’ hard-fought victory over reigning champs Exeter Chiefs, Bristol prop Kyle Sinckler ruffled feathers with a foul-mouthed address to referee Karl Dickson.   The incident...

Symons returns as Quins name team to host London Irish

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Second row Matt Symons returns to fitness to face his former side as Paul Gustard names Quins' side to host London Irish   Paul Gustard has named the matchday squad to face local rivals London Irish...