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John Mitchell's playing and coaching career

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the reports that John Mitchell is set to leave Blue Bulls and fix his eyes on a defence coach role in England, we take a look at the 54-year-old's playing and coaching career...

Greene King IPA Championship - Stats Watch

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

With 3 rounds of the Championship complete we take a look at who is starting to set themselves clear of the rest.   Cornish Pirates are the only unbeaten side and they sit on top of the table with...

PRO14 Preview: Conference B

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the PRO14 returning this weekend we preview Conference B and give a few predictions on how each side will progress throughout the season and identify a few players who are set for big seasons.   Benetton Rugby Last...

Wednesday Morning Round Up

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Paul Grayson joins Saints coaching team Northampton Saints have confirmed that Paul Grayson will join Chris Boyd’s coaching staff for the 2018/19 season as a consultant kicking coach. Full...

PRO14 Preview: Conference A

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the PRO14 returning this weekend we preview Conference A and give a few predictions on how each side will progress throughout the season and identify a few players who are set for big seasons.   Cardiff...

Macken signs with London Irish

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The former Emerging Ireland midfielder joins London Irish after a stint in the Premiership with Gloucester and Wasps.   Macken, who attended Blackrock College, joined Leinster making 46 apperances...

Falcons prop Scott Wilson forced to retire through injury

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons have confirmed that prop Scott Wilson has been forced to retire from professional rugby due to injury. The 24-year-old has made 80 appearances for the Falcons’ first team since...

Experienced heads return to New Zealand for 2018 Mitre 10 Cup

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ahead of the 2018 Mitre 10 Cup, we take a look at the biggest names returning to New Zealand to feature in New Zealand's premier provisional competition.    Thomas Waldrom - Wellington   The...

USA prop Paul Mullen signs for Newcastle Falcons

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

USA international Paul Mullen has joined Newcastle Falcons for the first four months of the Premiership season as the club bolsters its propping stocks.   Born and raised in Ireland, the 26-year-old...

Munster Squad Update

1 month ago by Munster Rugby

After six weeks of pre-season training, the Munster squad commence preparations today for their first game of the season with the Kearys Renault Series 2018 kicking off against London Irish in Irish...