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Monday Evening Round Up

13 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Latest World Rankings: Wales equal their highest-ever ranking   Six Nations Grand Slam winners Wales are up to second place in the World Rugby Rankings for the first time since 28 September, 2015...

Harlequins sign prop Santiago Garcia Botta

17 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Harlequins have announced the signing of Argentina international Loosehead Prop Santiago Garcia Botta for the 2019/20 season.   The Pumas front rower is the second Argentine to sign for the...

South Africa faces mass exodus post World Cup - reports

19 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

A report in South Africa suggests that SA Rugby could see an unprecedented number of players leave their shores after the World Cup in Japan.     Afrikaans newspaper the Rapport has...

Harlequins sign Los Pumas international Martin Landajo

20 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins has announced today that Argentina Scrum-half Martin Landajo will join the Club as a new signing for the 2019/20 season.      The 30-year-old, who is one of his country’s...

Monday Morning Round Up

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales jump up World Rugby Rankings   Photo creds: balls.ie   Wales have moved to number two in the latest World Rugby rankings following the Grand Slam-clinching 25-7 victory in Cardiff.     Warren...

Wallabies announce World Cup warm-up against Samoa

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby Australia has confirmed the Wallabies will take on Manu Samoa in a farewell Test prior to the team’s departure for Japan at the new Bankwest Stadium in Paramatta on September 7.   The...

Picking a potential England 31-man Rugby World Cup Squad For Japan

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following a mediocre 2019 Six Nations campaign, Eddie Jones is left with just over four months to select his 31-man squad to travel to Japan for the 2019 Rugby World Cup. In November 2017, the England...

Six Nations campaign not "catastrophic" for Ireland - Schmidt

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Joe Schmidt was disappointed Ireland could not retain the Six Nations but does not see great cause for concern.       Ireland were not "catastrophic" in the Six Nations, says Joe Schmidt,...

Wales didn't look tired! - Gatland aims dig at Jones after Grand Slam success

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones said Wales looked tired ahead of their match against Ireland and Warren Gatland felt their performance proved him wrong.     Warren Gatland aimed a dig at England boss Eddie...

We've put a target on our back, says Wales captain Jones

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales' stunning Six Nations Grand Slam triumph and 14-match winning run will make them a team to beat at the World Cup, says Alun Wyn Jones.       Alun Wyn Jones believes Wales have...