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Head-to-head: Finn Russell vs Alex Goode

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The first Champions Cup semi-final offers a mouth-watering clash in the fly-half channel. As accomplished as he has shown himself to be in the number 10 jersey, Alex Goode faces a stern task tomorrow when...

Team News: Thomas returns for Racing 92, Saracens are unchanged

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The semi-finals of the Champions Cup approach under a shadow of the age-old Anglo-French rivalry as Saracens travel to Paris La Defense Arena where Racing 92 will aim to toss them unceremoniously out of...

Rob Kearney linked with a surprising move to Australia

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster and Ireland fullback Rob Kearney is close to agreeing a deal to finish career in Australia according to reports.   The 34-year-old outside back departs Leinster as Ireland's most-decorated...

Rob Kearney pens open letter after Leinster and Ireland farewell

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland and Leinster fullback Rob Kearney has penned an emotional open letter after ending his time playing in Ireland.   The full-back won 95 Ireland caps and donned the blue of Leinster for...

Eleven Flyhalves Bath Could Target Instead Of Handre Pollard

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stuart Hooper's search for a playmaker to run the show has drawn plenty of attention over the past few months with the club regularly linked to Springbok World Cup winning flyhalf Handre Pollard.   The...

PRO14 Confirm Monday Night Rugby For The 2020/21 Season

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2020/21 Guinness PRO14 season will break new ground with the competition introducing prime-time Monday Night Rugby to its schedule for the upcoming season.   The new season is set to kick off...

European quarter-finals prove rugby is still a game for all shapes and sizes

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

One of the oldest cliches in rugby is that it is 'a game for all shapes and sizes' and while the professional game has seen players become bigger and stronger over the years, the quarter-finals of the...

Rhodes to face disciplinary hearing after Saracens win

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Some alleged foul play at a ruck may cast a shadow over Michael Rhodes’ man-of-the-match performance against Leinster.   The Saracens flanker has been cited after an incident in only the second...

Champions Cup QF Stats Leaders: Most Tackles, Carries, Metres Gained, Defenders Beaten and More

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The action-packed quarter-finals over the past weekend yielded some great rugby, broke some hearts and elated others. The round kicked off with a shock Leinster loss – their first one of the season...

Champions Cup Highlights: Leinster Rugby v Saracens

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens held off Leinster to claim a 25-17 win in the quarter-finals of the Champions Cup. The sides traded early penalties, but poor discipline from Leinster followed as Saracens kept the scoreboard...