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Thursday Morning Round Up

2 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Danny Cipriani named Premiership Player of the Season βœ… Gloucester Player of the Season πŸ…βœ… RPA Player's Player of the Season πŸ…βœ… Premiership Player of the Season πŸ…πŸ€·‍♂️ Test...

Mike Prendergast to join Racing 92's coaching staff next season

18 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Racing 92 have released a statement confirming changes in their coaching staff for next season.     The French club has appointed former Munster scrum-half Mike Prendergast as backs and...

David Nucifora Extends IRFU Contract

19 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) have confirmed that Performance Director David Nucifora has extended his contract for a further three years to the end of the 2021/22 season.   Appointed...

Rob Kearney considering Top 14 switch as contract talks stall

20 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster and Ireland fullback Rob Kearney could be heading to France and is said to be considering offers from two Top 14 clubs.   Kearney was a notable omission from the list of 21 players who...

Most Capped Test Players Of All Time

21 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

A number of test stars will be hanging up their boots following the conclusion of the Rugby World Cup in Japan later this year.   With that in mind, we take a look at which individuals could move...

PRO14 Dream Team Nominees Confirmed

22 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The PRO 14 have confirmed the list of nominees for the 2018/19 PRO14 Dream Team. The team will be announced tomorrow evening.    A panel of over 75 media members were invited to take part in...

French Sport Agency Tables Lucrative Six Nations Bid That Could Derail The Nations Championship - Reports

23 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby's hopes of the Nations Championship being approved has hit another snag with the Six Nations reportedly considering another lucrative offer tabled by French Sports Agency Lagardère.   According...

Wednesday Morning Round Up

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sam Cane set to make his first start for the Chiefs since returning from injury   An unfamiliar starting role for Cane as the injury-hit Chiefs rest key All Blacks for their clash with the Reds....

Cian Healy signs new IRFU & Leinster contract

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland international loosehead Cian Healy has signed a new two-year IRFU contract until the end of the 2020/21 season.     Healy has been capped 88 times for Ireland, Healy started four...

Tuesday Morning Round Up

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nigel Owens to referee PRO14 Final     Nigel Owens has been appointed to referee the PRO14 Final between Glasgow Warriors and Leinster Rugby at Celtic Park this Saturday at 18.30 (local...