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2018/19 Champions Cup Pool Draw

4 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

2018/19 Champions Cup Pool Draw has been confirmed, with Ulster set to face Racing 92 for the first time in Europe. Ulster were the last team out of Wednesday's draw in Switzerland and were placed in...

Luke Hamilton to join Edinburgh ahead of next season

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh have signed Scotland international back-rower Luke Hamilton on a one-year deal ahead of the upcoming 2018/19 season. The 26-year-old previously worked under Edinburgh Head Coach Richard Cockerill...

Brad Shields and Joe Launchbury Start Second Test v Springboks

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named his team to play South Africa in the second Test in Bloemfontein on Saturday 16 June. There are two changes to the starting XV that played on Saturday with...

Wasps sign England international prop Kieran Brookes

1 week ago by Wasps Rugby

Wasps have announced the signing of 27-year-old England international prop Kieran Brookes from Northampton Saints.  Brookes has played 73 times for Saints since joining them from Newcastle three...

England squad to face Springboks

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named his team to play South Africa in the first Test at Ellis Park, Johannesburg on Saturday. Owen Farrell will captain the side at inside-centre while team-mate...

Grant Gilchrist to captain Scotland against Canada

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh lock Grant Gilchrist will captain Scotland against Canada at the Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton this Saturday in the absence of injured hooker Stuart McInally.   McInally has failed...

England U20s side to play Scotland

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England U20s head coach Steve Bates has named his side to play Scotland on Thursday in their final Pool B fixture of the World Rugby U20 Championship in Beziers.The side will be captained by...

Retirees XV – A Team of Legends that Called it Day in 2018

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Isa Nacewa – Leinster and Fiji (1 cap) Mr. Leinster hangs up his boots last Saturday after an illustrious career that included 4 European Cups, 1 Challenge Cup, Pro12 and Pro14...

Tom Varndell signs two-year deal with Soyaux Angoulême

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership record try-scorer Tom Varndell has signed a two-year deal with Pro D2 club Soyaux Angoulême. #ProD2 - Le @SAXV_Charente fait signer l'ailier international anglais des @scarlets_rugby...

Scott Steele commits future to London Irish

2 weeks ago by London Irish

Scott Steele has committed his future to the Exiles, the former Scotland U20 international set to join London Irish’s 100 club next season. Locked on 95 appearances, the scrum-half will compete...