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Scrum Queens: Women's Six Nations Team of the Tournament

14 minutes ago by Ultimate Rugby

Player of the Tournament: Sarah Bern (England) There is no question here about who this goes to this time around. Bern is so young that it is feasible we will still be talking about her in an England...

Latest World Rankings: Wales equal their highest-ever ranking

2 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Six Nations Grand Slam winners Wales are up to second place in the World Rugby Rankings for the first time since 28 September, 2015 following their 25-7 win over Ireland.     Wales completed...

Ultimate Rugby's Six Nations Awards

5 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

After a cracking 2019 Six Nations, we hand out our individual awards from the 2019 edition of the competition that saw Wales win their third Grand Slam under Warren Gatland.     Try of the...

Wales dominate Six Nations Player of the Championship shortlist

7 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The six-man shortlist for the Six Nations' Player of the Championship award features four Wales players and two from England.         Captain Alun Wyn Jones is one of four members...

Monday Morning Round Up

8 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales jump up World Rugby Rankings   Photo creds: balls.ie   Wales have moved to number two in the latest World Rugby rankings following the Grand Slam-clinching 25-7 victory in Cardiff.     Warren...

Ireland Fringe Players That Have Enhanced Their World Cup Claims

22 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dave Kilcoyne The Munster prop played four games in the Six Nations under Declan Kidney but had to wait until this year's tournament to add to that total. He made five appearances off the bench as he...

Picking a potential England 31-man Rugby World Cup Squad For Japan

22 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following a mediocre 2019 Six Nations campaign, Eddie Jones is left with just over four months to select his 31-man squad to travel to Japan for the 2019 Rugby World Cup. In November 2017, the England...

Six Nations campaign not "catastrophic" for Ireland - Schmidt

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Joe Schmidt was disappointed Ireland could not retain the Six Nations but does not see great cause for concern.       Ireland were not "catastrophic" in the Six Nations, says Joe Schmidt,...

The numbers behind Wales' Grand Slam Six Nations

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

After Wales won the Six Nations Grand Slam on Saturday, we used Opta data to review the 2019 campaign.       The 2019 Six Nations reached a thrilling conclusion on Saturday as Wales...

St Patrick's Day Throwback!

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

To celebrate St Patrick's day 2019, we take a look back at the final round of the 2018 Six Nations clash between Ireland and England at Twickenham.     Ireland came into the clash...