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Josh van der Flier's season is over

19 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster head coach Leo Cullen gave an update on his squad ahead of their Champions Cup quarter-final against Ulster this weekend with the big news coming out is that Ireland openside flanker Josh...

France eye overseas trio for top job post World Cup

22 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

With Jacques Brunel struggling to produce results since taking over as the France head coach, FFR rugby boss Bernard Laporte has reportedly drawn up a list of three potential candidates, all from...

Shaping The Game | World Rugby Chairman Bill Beaumont and CEO Brett GosperShaping The Game | World Rugby Chairman Bill Beaumont and CEO Brett Gosper

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby Chairman Bill Beaumont and CEO Brett Gosper discuss this week's ‘Shaping the game’ symposium in Marcoussis, France, where important discussions on player welfare and laws took place.

Ireland Squad Players Who Deserve World Cup Chance

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

After the Six Nations championship a host of fringe players played their way into contention for selection for the World Cup  in Japan. The loss of form to some front line players and injuries allowed...

Bok prop set to reject overseas interest - reports

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok and Stormers prop Steven Kitshoff has been linked to a move to France and has been widely reported as a potential signing for Steve Diamond's Sale Sharks where he would link up with a number...

Wales heroes Jones and North sidelined for a month

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ospreys have confirmed Alun Wyn Jones and George North both sustained injuries during the Six Nations that could end their season.       Alun Wyn Jones and George North will miss...

Wales captain named Six Nations Player of the Championship

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales captain and lock Alun Wyn Jones has been named as the 2019 Six Nations Player of the Championship.     Jones captained Wales to their first Grand Slam since 2012. Wales’s...

Thursday Round Up

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tom Lawday signs for Harlequins     Harlequins can confirm that Tom Lawday will join the Club for the 2019/20 season.   The powerful Number eight, who is currently with Exeter Chiefs,...

Warren Gatland Linked With Another Tier One Role

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland has been linked with another top test job after the World Cup with France emerging as the latest Six Nations country to reportedly seek the Kiwi coach's expertise after his 12-year tenure...

2020 & 2021 Six Nations Fixtures Announced

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the final weekend of the 2019 Championship, Six Nations are pleased to announce the fixtures for the 2020 and 2021 Six Nations Championships.     The first weekend of 2020 will see...