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England Sevens face the axe as RFU cut costs - reports

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The England Sevens team is facing the axe as part of 'brutal' cost-cutting measure being considered by the RFU according to a report by Gavin Mairs in the Telegraph.     The...

Andy Farrell's journey to Ireland head coach

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Irish Rugby Football Union has confirmed that Joe Schmidt will leave his post as the Ireland head coach following the conclusion of the Rugby World Cup in Japan.         Schmidt's...

Wigan Warriors head coach Shaun Wane to join Scottish Rugby

8 months ago by Scottish Rugby

Scottish Rugby have confirmed the signing Wigan Warriors head coach Shaun Wane as a new High Performance Coach. Wane, who won three Super League Grand Finals with Wigan Warriors, two as Head Coach,...

Wednesday Evening Round Up

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Six Nations: Scotland announce team to face Wales Glasgow Warriors full-back Stuart Hogg – a late withdrawal from November’s win over the Wallabies – and Newcastle Falcons centre Chris...

Dragons bring in scrum half Davies

1 year ago by Dragons Rugby

Dragons Head Coach Bernard Jackman has continued his team building for next season by signing Rotherham Titans scrum half Rhodri Davies. Davies left Wales for South Yorkshire after four seasons playing...

Who's Your Daddy?

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ultimate Rugby take a look at the father son combinations in the coaching and playing world George Ford & Mike Ford Mike became head coach of Bath in May 2013 joining his son, George, at the club...

7 of the best 7s Playmakers

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Vancouver 7s kicks of this weekend, so we count down 7 of the best 7s playmakers. These are the players that allow the speedsters to score some amazing tries and are the real heartbeat of any side. 7....

Biggest players in World Sevens

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

As the teams set up to take the field at the Vancouver 7s in Canada this weekend, we take a look at the most destructive players in the Sevens circuit.    Here are the top 5 biggest...

Weekly Round Up

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Francois Louw 2-week ban dismissed Francois Louw, who received a two-week ban for a dangerous tackle, will be free to play again on Tuesday 7 March after the appeal against the ban imposed was...

Wednesday Afternoon Round Up

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons sign DTH van der Merwe Newcastle Falcons have added another proven top-level try-scorer to their squad with the news that Canada and Scarlets wing DTH van der Merwe is moving to Kingston...