ireland

Six players who stuck their hands up for an Ireland Six Nations call up

2 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

    It was a successful weekend for Leinster, Munster and Ulster in the Champions Cup with wins over Montpellier, Castres, and Northampton Saints while Connacht suffered a heartbreaking defeat...

England Men's U20 team to face Oxford University named

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England Men's U20 head coach, Alan Dickens, has named his team to play Oxford University on Saturday 15 September (KO 14:00) at Oxford University Sports Ground. To give the all the players an opportunity...

Five Players Renew Contracts at Connacht Rugby

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht Rugby are delighted to announce that five Pro players have signed contract extensions, with Caolin Blade, Tom Farrell, Oran McNulty, Conor Oliver and Dylan Tierney-Martin all committing their...

Snyman one of five players to re-commit to Munster

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster have continue their squad planning for the 2022/23 season with five-player extensions confirmed.   In addition to the already confirmed 13 contract extensions, including Conor Murray’s...

Ins, outs and the latest rugby rumours

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

We recap some of the top stories, rumours and recently confirmed.     Leone Nakarawa attracting interest in England Leone Nakawara has been linked with a move to the Premiership.    Midi...

AWJ to stick around for another year

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones has reportedly penned a new deal which will see him remain at Ospreys for another year and will thus be available to do duty for Wales in the 2023 World Cup.    At...

Ireland's Guinness Six Nations Tries

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

A look back on all of Ireland's tries from the last four Guinness Six Nations Championships.    

2022 Six Nations to be played behind closed doors?

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Plans are being put in place to host the lion’s share of the 2022 Six Nations competition behind closed doors with no options for postponements.    England are the only participating...

Wales' Biggar worried by 'backwards step' if crowds are banned for Six Nations

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dan Biggar fears a "huge step backwards" if there are no crowds allowed at matches moving into 2022. While crowds at sporting events have yet to be capped in England, matches in Wales and Scotland are...

Abraham Papali’i's move to Brive confirmed

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht No.8 Abraham Papali’i's move to Brive at the end of the season has been confirmed.   Papali’i has signed a two-year deal with the French outfit following fellow Connacht...