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Champions Cup Round 5 in Numbers

3 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

EPC Rugby pick out some key statistics from last weekend’s Heineken Champions Cup games.   3: All three Irish provinces (Leinster Rugby, Munster Rugby and Ulster Rugby)...

McGrath to miss Six Nations, Sexton nearing fitness

18 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster scrum-half Luke McGrath will miss Ireland's Six Nations campaign after being ruled out for up to eight weeks with a knee ligament injury. The 25-year-old sustained the issue in Saturday's 29-13...

Garry Ringrose: 'Conditions played a role in tactical approach'

22 hours ago by Leinster Rugby

Centre Garry Ringrose was named as the Man of the Match during Leinster Rugby’s 29-13 victory over Toulouse in the Champions Cup on Saturday.   The win puts Leinster top of...

Devin Toner becomes the 20th Official Leinster Supporters Club Legend

22 hours ago by Leinster Rugby

Devin Toner became the 20th OLSC Legend on Saturday evening when the Meath man’s Legends T-shirt was revealed, Leinster wrote on their website.   At the time of writing, Leinster Rugby...

As It Stands: Selecting a Ireland XV to face England in Six Nations

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Front Row - 1) Cian Healy, 2) Rory Best, 3) Tadhg Furlong The same combination started in 3 of the 5 games during Ireland's 2018 Six Nations Grand Slam success. Ireland's front row won 36/37 scrums...

Best Five Champions Cup Tries of the Weekend

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

1) Andrew Conway - Munster Rugby 🔥 Beautiful kick👌 Beautiful interceptionJoey Carbery is the man of the moment 👏A devastating couple of minutes! pic.twitter.com/M8IFep63PG — Rugby on...

Champions Cup Round 5 Team of the Week

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

1) Mako Vunipola - Saracens Rugby Another brilliant performance from the England international prop. He showed his deft handling to send Jackson Wray away for Saracens second try.the loosehead was excellent...

Video evidence of why you should never give Cheslin Kolbe an inch of space

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster picked up a bounce point victory over a powerful and inform Toulouse side on Saturday.   However in the dying moments of the clash Cheslin Kolbe showed exactly why you can't give him...

Leinster, Ulster and Edinburgh beat Top 14 heavyweights

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster halted Toulouse's 12-match unbeaten run to replace them at the top of European Rugby Champions Cup Pool 1, while Ulster and Edinburgh also claimed big Top 14 scalps on Saturday. Toulouse had...

Top Performers - Ulster vs. Racing 92

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jacob Stockdale - Ulster Rugby The 2018 Six Nations Player of the Year continues to go from strength to strength in the Ulster and Ireland shirt. Stockdale scored twice for the Irish province to take...