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Hartpury RFC name Simon Linsell as club captain

7 hours ago by Hartpury RFC

Hartpury RFC have confirmed that newly-arrived lock forward, Simon Linsell, will be their club captain for the 2018-19 Championship season. Linsell has recently graduated in Arabic and Middle Eastern...

Experienced heads return to New Zealand for 2018 Mitre 10 Cup

11 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ahead of the 2018 Mitre 10 Cup, we take a look at the biggest names returning to New Zealand to feature in New Zealand's premier provisional competition.    Thomas Waldrom - Wellington   The...

Van Velze named Worcester Warriors captain for 2018/19 campaign

1 week ago by Worcester Warriors

Back row GJ van Velze has been named as Warriors’ Club captain for the 2018/19 campaign. The South African, who captained the side from 2014 to 2017, is reinstated with the armband as Warriors embark...

Chris Ashton and Michael Rhodes Named in England training squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named a 44-man pre-season training squad to convene from Saturday 4 August until Monday 6 August.  Chris Ashton (Sale Sharks) is selected having returned to...

Wilson to captain Bath Rugby at Premiership Rugby 7s

3 weeks ago by Bath Rugby

Jack Wilson will captain Bath Rugby at the Premiership Rugby 7s at Franklin's Gardens on 27-28 July. The Bath Rugby winger, who has been capped at international level for New Zealand and England...

Premiership Rugby Cup Fixtures Confirmed

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Worcester Warriors and Sale Sharks will kick off the brand new Premiership Rugby Cup competition when it is launched on Friday 26 October.    Involving the 12 Gallagher Premiership Rugby clubs,...

Wales name their RWC 7s squad for this weekend's tournament in San Francisco

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales have named their squad for this weekend's Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francisco (20th-22nd July). It is one last hurrah for captain Adam Thomas, Wales' stalwart who will be competing in the Principality...

Carl Rimmer forced to retire following stroke

1 month ago by Exeter Chiefs

Exeter Chiefs prop Carl Rimmer has been forced to retire from professional rugby following a stroke in January, confirms crashballrugby   The 32-year-old suffered his stroke during a Chiefs...

Danny Cipriani Starts Third Test

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named his side to face South Africa in the final of three Tests at Newlands, Cape Town on Saturday 23rd June (KO 1605 BST live on Sky Sports Action & Main Event). There...

Brad Shields and Joe Launchbury Start Second Test v Springboks

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named his team to play South Africa in the second Test in Bloemfontein on Saturday 16 June. There are two changes to the starting XV that played on Saturday with...