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Six Nations Team of the Week - Round One

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Six Nations returned just over three months after the conclusion of the 2020 edition of the tournament.       The opening round saw France pick up from where they left off last year...

World Rugby U20 Championship Cancelled For 2021

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Rugby U20 Championship 2021 will not take place this year due to the ongoing impact of the global COVID-19 pandemic, World Rugby confirmed on Wednesday.   The tournament's organising...

Dates Announced for 2021 Women's & U20s Six Nations

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Six Nations Rugby Limited has announced new dates for the rescheduled 2021 Women’s and U20s Six Nations Championships.   Last month it was announced that both tournaments had been postponed...

Gabriel Ibitoye linked with a move away from Agen

1 month 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...

England men’s U20 2021 Elite Player Squad announced

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s U20 head coach Alan Dickens has named his 32-man Elite Player Squad (EPS) for 2021.  Six players included in the squad have been capped previously at U20 level: Harvey Beaton,...

Alfie Barbeary produces a magnificent performance against Montpellier

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Alfie Barbeary's ever-rising stock boomed on Friday evening when Wasps hosted Montpellier at the Ricoh Arena.    Less than a month ago, Barbeary was called into the England wider squad...

WATCH: Alfie Barbeary's schoolboy highlights

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Now a star for Wasps, Alfie Barbeary spent his schoolboy years terrorizing defences as a centre.   Since going through the Wasps' Academy, Barbeary has gone on to represent England u20s and star...

Eight more Saracens' players added to Baabaas squad

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A host of star names from Saracens will be joining the Barbarians camp on Monday as the famous Club begins preparations for the Quilter Cup.   From internationals who have represented their country...

Gloucester's Welsh-Born Scrumhalf Called Up To Italy Squad

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Italy head coach Franco Smith named a training squad on Tuesday for the resumption of the test season which will see Italy close off their Six Nations campaign against Ireland and England before the...

Wasps rookie scores a hattrick as Leicester concede a record

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

19-year-old Alfie Barbeary bagged a hat-trick as Wasps thrashed Leicester, running in eight tries to keep their Premiership play-off bid on track.   Hooker Barbeary, in just his second Premiership...