Justin Tipuric rugby player
Justin Tipuric rugby player

Justin Tipuric

6th Aug 1989 1.88m/102kg Openside Flanker

Wales' men’s sevens programme to cease to operate

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Welsh Rugby Union have confirmed that its men’s sevens programme will cease to operate in its current format for the foreseeable future due to the ongoing impact of COVID-19.     The...

Lions Watch: Six Players Who Stood Out This Weekend

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The second week of European Rugby saw some fantastic rugby being played with the PRO14 and Premiership producing some stellar entertainment.    In a new Ultimate Rugby weekly feature, we take...

PRO14 Returns | Ospreys v Dragons Line ups, Preview and Stats

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The second Welsh derby of the round sees Ospreys host Dragons at the Liberty Stadium. Ospreys will welcome the opportunity to avenge their Round 10 defeat to the same rivals when they ended with the score...

Maro Itoje At Six For The British and Irish Lions?

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

In a recent interview, Irish legend Brian O’Driscoll was asked to pick his Lions XV for the upcoming tour to South Africa in 2021.   O’Driscoll, a veteran of no less than four tours,...

Brian O'Driscoll names his 2021 British & Irish Lions XV

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Four-time tourist and former British and Irish Lions skipper Brian O'Driscoll has revealed the XV he believes is capable of defeating the World Champion Springboks next year.    The 2005...

PRO14’s Ultimate XV

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Over the past few weeks, the Pro14 has been compiling a list of their Ultimate XV from the last 13 seasons as voted for by the fans, with two players going head-to-head and a winner being announced each...

The INCREDIBLY Talented U20 Class Of 2010

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

We continue to look back at past U20 World Championship and have a look at where some of the players who have had gone to reach the pinnacle of test rugby and star on the domestic scene.     Kurtley...

The Stars From The U20s Class Of 2009

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

In 2009, Japan hosted the u20 Junior World Championship with 43 players who were involved in that 2009 tournament returning to Japan a decade later to play in the senior men's World Cup.    We...

The Talented Group Of Stars From The U20s Class Of 2008

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

In 2008, Sixteen teams assembled in Wales for what was then dubbed as 'the inaugural IRB Junior World Championship 2008'.   The competition replaced the U21 IRB Junior World Championship...

Where are they now? The extraordinary 2008 Wales under-20s team

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Back in 2008, the Wales u20 team reached the semi-finals of the Under-20 Junior World Cup in 2008 when it was hosted by the country.   The star-studded side saw 10 of the players go on...