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France Lose Bernard Le Roux For Opening Six Nations Clashes

10 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

France utility forward Bernard Le Roux is set to the opening three games of the Six Nations after suffering a knee injury that should see him sidelined for about 6 weeks.     Le Roux left...

Wales u20 announce Six Nations squad

11 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales U20 head coach Gareth Williams has named a 32-man squad for the Six Nations championship which includes 13 players who have already gained experience at U20 level, captain Tommy Reffell among them,...

Ireland U20 Squad Announced For Six Nations

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ireland U20 squad has been confirmed for the 2019 U20 Six Nations Championship by Head Coach Noel McNamara.   The 40-man squad features 5 players who were capped across last season's U20...

Derby time for SA teams in Guinness PRO14

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

It’s derby time in South Africa and on Friday all Guinness PRO14 roads will lead to Port Elizabeth where the Southern Kings and Cheetahs will take centre stage in their first encounter of the season,...

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

1 week 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

1 week 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

1 week 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

2 weeks 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

2 weeks 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

2 weeks 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...