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Munster set to lose Snyman and de Allende to Rugby Championship

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster’s World Cup winning Springbok duo RG Snyman and Damian De Allende will turn out in their country’s colours later this year should the Rugby Championship go ahead in New Zealand, as...

"I can promise you there's never been any bias yet" - Gatland hits back at claims of Wales bias in his Lions teams

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland has hit back at claims of any Welsh bias on previous British and Irish Lions tour selections.   The current Chiefs' boss revealed that he'd love to see a 'large number of...

Los Pumas ace linked with Bath

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the Year, Emiliano Boffelli has been linked with Premiership club Bath with Jaguares' players being urged to sign contracts abroad with no...

Four British and Irish Lions Bolters - Coaches

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland is currently in New Zealand working to turn the Chiefs' losing streak around but come September the former Wales boss will turn his attentions to the 2021 British and Irish Lions tour...

Newcastle Falcons sign Italian lock Marco Fuser

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Italian lock Marco Fuser has signed a two-year deal with Newcastle Falcons.       Capped 33 times by Italy, the 29-year-old joins from Pro 14 side Benetton Treviso.         Fuser...

Three Enormous Frans Steyn Drop Goals

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

In a career enjoying its fourteenth year, Farncois Steyn has pulled on the jerseys of the Sharks, Racing Metro, Toshiba Brave Lupus, Montpellier and, of course the Springboks, with whom he hoisted the...

Stuart Lancaster could have British & Irish Lions role

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stuart Lancaster could return to international rugby with the British and Irish Lions after Warren Gatland admitted to speaking with the former England head coach.     Speaking on...

Gabriel Hamer-Webb eyes big future with Bath

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Talented young winger Gabe Hamer-Webb is hungry to move up through the ranks as he secures his first senior contract with Bath.   The England U20s star joins the ranks of Anthony Watson, Joe...

Ibitoye departs Harlequins with Agen paying a 'satisfactory compensation fee'

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins have confirmed a deal has today (Monday, August 3) been finalised that will see Gabriel Ibitoye leave the Club with immediate effect to join French Top14 club, Agen.   Agen...

Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

We recap some of the top stories, rumours and confirmed transfers of the week.     Vern Cotter brings in reinforcements Vern Cotter has started to piece his backroom staff at Fiji together...