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As It Stands: Selecting a Ireland XV to face England in Six Nations

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Front Row - 1) Cian Healy, 2) Rory Best, 3) Tadhg Furlong The same combination started in 3 of the 5 games during Ireland's 2018 Six Nations Grand Slam success. Ireland's front row won 36/37 scrums...

Champions Cup Players To Watch: Sunday

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A thrilling weekend of Champions Cup action comes to an end today with Exeter Chiefs facing Castres, Lyon hosting Saracens and Glasgow and Cardiff going head to head.   These are our picks of the...

Former England U20 lock Sisi earns Italy call-up

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former England Under-20 international David Sisi has been named in Italy's squad for a pre-Six Nations training squad. The uncapped Zebre lock was among the 31 players selected for...

Munster go top of Conference A as Treviso shock Warriors

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster moved top of Pro14's Conference A after capitalising on Glasgow Warriors' defeat to in-form Benetton Treviso.       Benetton Treviso continued their superb recent form in the...

32-Man England U20s Squad Announced

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England U20s have named their 32-man Elite Player Squad for the 2018/19 season.     The squad, which will compete in the 2019 Six Nations as well as the World Rugby U20 Championship in Argentina,...

Glendale Raptors Announce More Signings to Kick Off the New Year

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Glendale Raptors have returned from their brief holiday break, hitting the ground running in preparation for the 2019 Major League Rugby Season, which kicks off with preseason games against the San...

TEN OF THE BEST: The All Blacks

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A countdown of the All Blacks top 10 tries of the year.     George Bridge     The countdown begin with a superb chip and chase try from George Bridge on debut...

Test Wing Duo sign for Tigers

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wing duo Tom Varndell and Leonardo Sarto have agreed a move to Leicester Tigers.     Former England international Varndell, Premiership Rugby’s all-time record tryscorer, returns to...

Cipriani blow for Gloucester

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Danny Cipriani's hopes of catching Eddie Jones' eye again before the Six Nations appear to be slim after he suffered an injury blow.         Danny Cipriani has been ruled...

Round 11 – Previews

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

After a European break the Guinness PRO14 returns with a bang in Round 11 and with derby season beginning it should be a thrilling weekend. It all kicks off on Friday night when Ulster host Munster, while...