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Carl Fearns makes his first start against Exeter

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Carl Fearns makes his first start for Newcastle Falcons on Sunday when they travel to Premiership champions Exeter Chiefs (kick-off 1.30pm).   The experienced forward has made a telling impact from...

Chiefs brace for battle with Falcons

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Newcastle Falcons will swoop into Sandy Park on Sunday with back-to-back victories under the belt when they take on the Exeter Chiefs.    The Falcons put in a ballsy performance in Round...

Warriors ready to take on the Tigers

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2020-21 Premiership’s worst-performing side – Worcester Warriors – will host the Challenge Cup runners-up – Leicester Tigers – in the fourth fixture of the round.    There...

Gloucester host the Exiles at Kingsholm

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

After losses in Round 19, both Gloucester and London Irish have regrouped during the break and will put their best foot forward when they face each other of Friday evening at Kingsholm.     The...

Stander captains Munster in his final game at Thomond Park

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Munster side has been named for Friday’s PRO14 Rainbow Cup clash against Cardiff Blues at Thomond Park (7.35pm).   There are seven changes to the side as Mike Haley, Rory Scannell, Joey...

Callum Chick extends Newcastle Falcons stay

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Homegrown back-rower Callum Chick has signed a new two-year deal with Newcastle Falcons as the club continues to build on firm foundations.     The 24-year-old has already amassed 83 first...

Theo Brophy Clews retires from professional rugby

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Theo Brophy Clews has announced his retirement from professional rugby on medical grounds.     The Academy graduate, who made his senior debut during the 2015/16 season and has since gone...

Podrezov and Gotovtsev given opportunities in England after impressing for Russia

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Vladimir Podrezov and Kirill Gotovtsev got exposure playing for Russia in the Rugby Europe Championship in the early part of this year and signed for top-flight English clubs.       Prop...

All the results from the Premiership, Round 19

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Two away sides managed to poach victories in Round 19 – Sale downed Bath 24-20 at The Rec. before the round concluded with Exeter Chiefs dismantling London Irish 31-12 on Tuesday night.    Wasps,...