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World Rugby confirms scrum law amendment

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Reaffirming its commitment to evidence-based injury-reduction in the sport, World Rugby has announced details of a minor amendment to the scrum law, reducing the ‘axial’ or rotational load...

Monday Morning Round Up

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fiji stun Maori All Blacks     A 62 year record was crushed in Suva as Fiji earned a comprehensive win over the Maori All Blacks. In true Fijian style they showed incredible hands and spatial...

Brown, Smith & Dombrandt join England squad

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The England men’s squad will assemble today in Bristol for their second Rugby World Cup training camp (14-18 July).  40 players have been called up with Harlequins players Mike Brown, Alex...

Addison joins the Ireland squad

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ireland squad have been in Galway this week for their third week of Rugby World Cup pre-season training.   The squad has been boosted by the arrival of Will Addison who joined the squad earlier...

Huge Injury Scare For Ireland As Preparations Continue Ahead Of The Rugby World Cup - Reports

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland's Rugby World Cup preparations have been disrupted by an injury to Jonathan Sexton who is currently unable to participate in full training according to report by Rúaidhrí O'Connor...

Wasps 2019/20 Premiership fixtures

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Premiership fixtures have been confirmed for the new 2019/20 season, which will see all 12 teams compete in a four-game block to kick off the new campaign, after a late start to the season due to the...

Connacht launch refreshed logo and kit design ahead of the 2019/20 season

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Connacht Rugby squad returned to training at The Sportsground on Thursday, to begin their preseason training programme for the upcoming season of Guinness PRO14 and Heineken Champions Cup rugby. Ahead...

Charlie Mulchrone signs a short-term deal with Quins

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Harlequins have announced that Charlie Mulchrone has signed a playing contract extension, which will keep him at the Club until the end of the Rugby World Cup in Japan, providing cover for Martin Landajo....

Eddie Jones names 35-man World Cup training squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s head coach Eddie Jones has named his official Rugby World Cup 2019 training squad.   35 players will assemble at The Lensbury Hotel on Sunday (7 July) for England's first official...

Maori All Blacks Memories: 2010

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the anticipation building for the Maori All Blacks clash against Fiji in Rotorua on July 20, here's a look back to one of the most famous matches on the ground, against Ireland in 2010.