James Rodwell to retire at end of season

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The most capped rugby sevens player of all time James Rodwell will retire from professional rugby at the end of the 2018/19 season.     Rodwell became England Sevens’ most capped...

Ruaridh Dawson signs for Cornish Pirates

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The second new face confirmed by the Cornish Pirates is scrum-half Ruaridh Dawson.     Born in Consett, in the north-west county of Durham, he has signed a one-year contract and will arrive...

Top five Sevens players | Ollie Phillips

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former England Sevens captain Ollie Phillips shares his top five players on the Sevens circuit today, from USA star Perry Baker to Blitzboks lynchpin Werner Kok.

Thursday Evening Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Marcus Watson pens new Wasps deal   Wasps have confirmed the news that winger Marcus Watson has signed a new contract, becoming the 11th player to pledge his future to the Club in recent months.      The...

England Sevens star one of three players to sign for Saints

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints have announced the signings of Ryan Olowofela, Lewis Bean and Karl Garside ahead of the 2019/20 season.   Forwards Bean and Garside have impressed director of rugby Chris...

Cameron Cowell has committed to the Knights for next season

2 months ago by Doncaster Knights

Cameron Cowell has signed a contract with Doncaster Knights to stay at Castle Park for next season.     The full-back has been on loan with Doncaster from the start of the 2018/19 campaign...

Thursday Morning Round Up

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby wants relegation in Six Nations and Rugby Championship   World Rugby has outlined plans for a new global competition and revealed that it wants to press for promotion...

England Sevens face the axe as RFU cut costs - reports

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The England Sevens team is facing the axe as part of 'brutal' cost-cutting measure being considered by the RFU according to a report by Gavin Mairs in the Telegraph.     The...

Lewis Jones to remain at Ealing Trailfinders for 2019/20 season

3 months ago by Ealing Trailfinders

Ealing Trailfinders can reveal that Lewis Jones has signed an extension to his contract, meaning he will remain at the club for the 2019/20 season.      The centre is currently in his...

First England Women contracts announced

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The first England Women XV contracts for the 2019 season have been awarded to three players transitioning from the England Women Sevens programme.          2017 Women’s...