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Warren Gatland Has Held Informal Conversations For 2021 Lions Job

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales head coach Warren Gatland has held "informal conversations" over coaching the 2021 British and Irish Lions tour to South Africa.       Gatland will step down after the 2019 World...

Banks Locked In Until 2022

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fullback Tom Banks has put pen-to-paper on a new three-year deal to re-sign with Rugby Australia and the Brumbies until the end of 2022.      The 24-year old made his Wallabies debut...

Eddie Jones Reveals Shock Positional Switch For Jack Nowell

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jack Nowell's versatility could be put to the test after Eddie Jones revealed the 25-year-old may feature for England in the pack.     Eddie Jones has suggested he could pick Jack Nowell...

Vunipola Backs Farrell To Thrive as England Captain

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Owen Farrell can thrive as captain in the absence of Dylan Hartley as England begin their Six Nations campaign against Ireland.     Billy Vunipola says the absence of Dylan Hartley through...

Wasps Sign All Black Toomaga-Allen

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps have added yet another All Black to their ranks for the 2019/20 season with tighthead prop Jefferey Toomaga-Allen joining the club from Super Rugby franchise the Hurricanes.   Toomaga-Allen...

Rugby World Cup Organisers Planning for Typhoons & Quakes

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby World Cup organisers are putting contingency plans in place for this year’s World Cup in Japan, which is prone to earthquakes and typhoons.   Japan is especially vulnerable...

Gatland confident Wales can win Six Nations

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales head coach Warren Gatland is confident his side can win his final Six Nations in the job after naming his squad on Tuesday. Gatland announced a 39-man selection for the championship, which kicks...

Ford: People obsess over Farrell fly-half battle

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

George Ford says his battle with Owen Farrell for England's number 10 jersey has become an "obsession" for people outside the England camp over recent years. Farrell had generally been utilised as a centre...

Scott Robertson heading abroad?

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Crusaders coach Scott Robertson has thrown a spanner in the works for the appointment of Steve Hansen's successor.      The former All Black flanker has admitted he could leave New...

Winners and Losers: Gloucester vs Munster

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster maintained in control of Pool 2 following a magnificent Champions Cup display that saw them rack up a 41-15 win over Gloucester at a chilly Kingsholm.       We take a look...