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Sale hold firm to down Premiership leaders Exeter as Wasps stun Worcester

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sale Sharks survived a second-half fightback from Exeter Chiefs to secure a hard-earned 22-19 victory over the Premiership leaders.     Having headed into Saturday's encounter on the south...

Where Saracens players could end up next season?

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens are likely to hang onto some of their star players despite their relegation with a number of players set to sign loan deals with Premiership clubs, others set for sabbaticals however, they will...

Injury scare for Wales with Faletau leaving the field early in Bath's victory

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Welsh fans would have had their heads in their hands as Taulupe Faletau took a heavy knock in the final moments of Bath's final Premiership game before the Six Nations.   However, Bath...

Sale hold firm to down Premiership leaders Exeter as Wasps stun Worcester

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs rallied in the second half against Sale Sharks, but the Premiership leaders still slipped to a first defeat since November.     Sale Sharks survived a second-half fightback...

Joe Ford leaves Yorkshire Carnegie

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Yorkshire Carnegie Head Coach Joe Ford has decided to leave the club with immediate effect to concentrate on business activities away from rugby.   Ford returned to the club this summer for the...

Steve Borthwick to join Leicester Tigers as head coach

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have confirmed their coaching appointments, with Steve Borthwick to join as head coach while Geordan Murphy will fill the role of director of rugby.     Forwards...

Eddie Jones names the first England squad of 2020 ahead of the Six Nations

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s head coach Eddie Jones has named his 34-man squad for the 2020 Guinness Six Nations.  Jones has included 22 players who played at the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan last year and...

Pool stage rivals set to clash in last eight of the Challenge Cup

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

RC Toulon and Scarlets will do battle for a third time this season with the two sides set to meet in the European Rugby Challenge Cup quarter-finals.   Top seed Toulon have reached the last...

Wayne Pivac names his first Six Nations squad

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales head coach Wayne Pivac has named his first Guinness Six Nations squad which features 38 players, including five uncapped.     Prop WillGriff John, second-row Will Rowlands, centre Nick...

Challenge Cup Round 5 Match Reports

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Terrific Toulon ease past Scarlets into quarter-finals     RC Toulon came from behind to beat Scarlets – and progress from Pool 2 to the quarter-finals of the Challenge Cup.   The...