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Johnny Williams opens up on his return from cancer

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

In the week that he returns to competitive rugby action from testicular cancer, Newcastle Falcons centre Johnny Williams hopes that sharing his story can lead to earlier diagnosis and treatment for future...

Alex Rieder forced to retire

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps can today confirm that Alex Rieder has been advised to retire from professional rugby on medical grounds.     The back-row has suffered lengthy knee and shoulder setbacks over the past...

Jacob Umaga signs new Wasps deal

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps have announced that Academy graduate Jacob Umaga has signed a new first-team deal.     Umaga was one of eight Senior Academy players to graduate into the first-team set-up last...

Joe Ford rejoins Yorkshire Carnegie in player/coach role

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Yorkshire Carnegie have agreed a deal to bring fly-half Joe Ford back to the club for a fourth time from Premiership side Leicester Tigers.     The 29-year-old has spent the past two seasons...

Suva Ma’as Signs for Cornish Pirates

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Having impressed during pre-season with the Cornish Pirates, 21-year-old Suva Ma’asi has signed an Apprentice contract with the club.     A son of former Pirates and Tonga hooker Viliami...

Jersey Reds bolster squad with new signings

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jersey Reds have added two more forwards to their squad ahead of the 2019/20 season, as well as naming the captain for the forthcoming campaign.       Second row Sam Offer and prop James...

RFU statement on Yorkshire Carnegie

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

RFU have released a statement confirming that after careful consideration, and in compliance with RFU Regulations, they have determined that Yorkshire Carnegie can remain a participant of the Greene King...

Yorkshire Carnegie appoint Martyn Wood as new Director of Rugby

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Yorkshire Carnegie have appointed former Wasps and Bath player Martyn Wood as the club’s new director of rugby ahead of the 2019-20 Greene King IPA Championship season.   Wood joins the club...

Richard Beck joins Wasps Academy coaching set-up

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps have announced that Richard Beck has joined the Club as Academy Coach ahead of the 2019/20 season.   The 29-year-old joins from Yorkshire Carnegie, after a 13-year association with the...

Jacob Umaga & Sam Wolstenholme join Wasps first-team

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps have announced that Senior Academy fly-half Jacob Umaga has been promoted to the first-team – becoming the eighth player to make the step up ahead of the 2019/20 season.     Meanwhile,...