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100 up for Ross Byrne

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster flyhalf Ross Byrne will win his 100th cap for Leinster when the men in blue tackle La Rochelle in the second Champions Cup semi-final today.    The 26 year-old has been...

Electric battle at Stade Marcel Deflandre: La Rochelle vs Leinster

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Interest will be piqued around the rugby world on Sunday as two giants of the domestic scene face off for the first time in European competition.    Leo Cullen’s Leinster travel to the...

Champions & Challenge Cup Injury Report

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The massive Champions and Challenge Cup semi-finals are set to take place this weekend as Toulouse welcomes Union Bordeaux Begles at Stade Ernest Wallon, La Rochelle go against Leinster...

Lions Watch: Five Players Who Stood Out This Weekend

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland would have kept a keen on the action around Europe this weekend as the clock counts down for him to finalise his British and Irish Lions Touring squad.   With the touring squad set...

More than 50 players sent save-the-date letters for Lions Tour - report

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

  British and Irish Lions boss Warren Gatland has sent a letter to more than 50 potential Lions  to sound out their availability for this summer's tour according to a report in the Daily Mail.   The...

Premiership Highlights: Bristol Bears Vs Exeter Chiefs

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The defending champion Exeter Chiefs ground out a 20-12 away win over the log leading Bristol Bears in round 17 of the Premiership. Bristol struck first with a try after 13 minutes to lead 5-0. Exeter...

Watch: Jonny Hill's brilliant spiral kick

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jonny Hill channelled his inner John Eales on Friday night during Exeter's clash with Bristol Bears.    The second-rower produced this wonderful spiral clearance kick from his own 22 which...

Premiership reshuffle of Round 19 to allow for crowds

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Premiership confirmed today that fixtures for Round 19 will be shifted so as to allow for the possibility of fans attending the games.   So far, games scheduled for Kingston Park and Ashton...

Premiership: Looking ahead to Round 17

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 17 kicks off at Ashton Gate this evening with a mouth-watering top-of-the-table clash between Bristol Bears and Exeter Chiefs.     London Irish vs Harlequins: The first of Saturday’s...

Bruising top-of-the-table clash: Bristol vs Exeter

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 17 will cannon-ball onto screens on Friday evening with a blistering top-of-the-table clash at Ashton Gate.   Number one-placed Bristol Bears host defending champions Exeter Chiefs in what...