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Five Players Who Stood Out In Saturday's Welsh Derby

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby returned in Wales with an entertaining game at Parc y Scarlets with the home side claiming an impressive 32-12 victory over the Cardiff Blues.   The Scarlets were brutal and effect with Ed...

Jack Clifford forced to retire through injury

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins and England back row Jack Clifford has confirmed today that he has been forced to retire through injury.   I am truly gutted to be writing this, but unfortunately I have been forced...

The 10 Youngest Players To Make Their Premiership Debut

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Every now and then a young player will perform well above his age and force the hand of Premiership rugby bosses to hand them a shot in the Premiership.   These young sensations often...

Leicester Tigers confirm re-signings

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have confirmed a number of players have signed contract extensions at the club.   The club confirmed the departure of five players including England centre Manu Tuilagi...

The Superstar Barbarians side that struggled to put a young English side away in 2014

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Back in 2014, England hosted the Barbarians at HQ with a young side taking on some of the best in the world.   The young English side stayed in the game until the final 20 minutes when All...

Next England Scrumhalf? Six Players Who Could Rival Ben Youngs and Willie Heinz

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Before the next Rugby World Cup in France, Eddie Jones will need to have selected who will take the reigns at scrum-half for his side.   Jones selected just two scrum-halves in his 2019 Rugby World...

Who Is Next? The England Flyhalves In Waiting

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England has regularly had an excellent playmaker running things from the #10 jersey at test level with George Ford and Owen Farrell currently bossing the position since their respective debuts.   The...

Prediction: Who Will Be In Eddie Jones' 40% for the 2023 Rugby World Cup

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has predicted that just 40% of his 2019 Rugby World Cup squad will make to the showpiece in 2023 in France.   This is despite the fact that the England XV that started...

QUIZ: Can You List Every England Captain Since The Turn Of The Century

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Is there a higher honour for a test player than captaining their side? There have been some truly inspirational captains of England over the years and other rather forgettable ones.   Today,...

Could Other Nations Follow New Zealand In Launching Or Re-Launching International 'A' Teams?

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

On Tuesday, New Zealand Rugby revealed that there will be a new high-performance team that will assemble this year and undertake a mini-tour of Northern Hemisphere venues. The new side dubbed the...