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Round 11 – Previews

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

After a European break the Guinness PRO14 returns with a bang in Round 11 and with derby season beginning it should be a thrilling weekend. It all kicks off on Friday night when Ulster host Munster, while...

Edinburgh in control in Champions Cup, Racing win again

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Back-to-back wins over Newcastle Falcons have Edinburgh closing in on a quarter-final place in the European Champions Cup.     Edinburgh improved their hold on top spot in Pool 5 in the...

Champions Cup - A Look At The Pool Leaders

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulouse, Saracens and Racing 92 are the only sides in the Champions Cup to register 3 wins in the opening 3 rounds of this seasons tournament. They top their pools along with Munster, also unbeaten but...

Scarlets play-off hopes fade with loss to Ulster

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scarlets' run to last season's European Champions Cup semi-finals will feel like a distant memory after they fell to a third consecutive defeat in this year's competition. The Welsh region lost out to...

Hamish Watson leads Edinburgh’s easing past depleted Newcastle

11 months ago by The Guardian

• Pool Five: Edinburgh 31-13 Newcastle Falcons• Hamish Watson, Chris Dean and Blair Kinghorn cross for hostsEdinburgh eased home against a depleted Newcastle side to go top of Champions Cup Pool Five,...

Predictions: Champions Cup

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Friday   Scarlets vs Ulster (19:45) - POOL 4 It's a must win for both sides as they look to close the gap on pool leaders Racing 92. Scarlets sit bottom of the pool winless and a defeat ends their...

How the Top 14 Sides Are Performing In The Champions Cup

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the European Champions Cup back this weekend and we thought we would take a closer look at how the French teams are fairing in the competition as we head into round three.   Toulouse and Racing...

Top Performers from the Premiership & Pro 14

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Most sides welcomed back their international stars this weekend for their domestic competitions for a chance to get their respective machines moving again ahead of the Champions and Challenge Cup games...

Scotland Make Six Changes to face the Springboks

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Head Coach Gregor Townsend has made six personnel changes to the starting Scotland side to face South Africa in this Saturday’s Autumn Test match at Murrayfield.   The home side last...

Gary Graham added to Scotland Squad

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons back-row Gary Graham has been added to the Scotland squad for the 2018 Autumn Tests, as an injury replacement for Scarlets flanker Blade Thomson.         Thomson...