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Eli Snyman to join Leicester Tigers' pack

10 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Zimbabwe-born Eli Snyman will join Leicester Tigers ahead of the 2021-22 season.   The 24 year-old second-row will do much to bolster the physicality of the Tigers pack with his 6ft 7in, 110kg frame.   Snyman...

Bulls bids farewell to Van Staden

12 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Bulls today confirmed that sensational openside flanker Marco van Staden will be leaving Loftus Versfeld at the end of June to further his career with the Leicester Tigers in England.     Van...

Tigers re-sign Nemani Nadolo

13 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have re-signed Fiji international Nemani Nadolo.       The outside-back joined Tigers in the summer of 2020 and has made nine appearances and scored five tries...

All 13 of Sam Simmonds' tries so far this season

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs' back-rower Sam Simmond has dotted down 13 times in the Premiership so far this season.   He has scored three against Harlequins, two against Bath, Gloucester, London Irish and has...

Leicester sneak to victory and Sale dominate

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers snuck home to a 33-32 win over London Irish after the visitors shot to a 0-7 lead following a Pady Jackson try 40 seconds into the game. The game was marred by three yellow cards and a...

Champions Cup and Challenge Cup knockout stage draws to take place on Tuesday

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The draws for the knockout stages of the 2020/21 Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup tournaments will take place in Lausanne, Switzerland next Tuesday (9 March).   The key event which starts...

Warriors seek to break Bristol at Sixways

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The stage is set at Sixways for the battle between Warriors and the Bears in the penultimate fixture of the Round.   An unattractive spectacle last weekend ended with Bristol  17-3 ahead on...

Wounded Wasps to host the Cherry & Whites

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

After their dispiriting result last weekend, Wasps retreated back to the Ricoh Arena to regroup ahead of this week’s clash with the Cherry & Whites.   Lee Blackett’s men were undone...