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I can't be disappointed - Cipriani talks about missing out on 'seven-year' World Cup goal

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

England's Rugby World Cup plans do not include Danny Cipriani, who spoke about missing out on his dream.   Danny Cipriani insists he "can't be disappointed" at being omitted from England's Rugby...

World Rankings Permutations: The All Blacks reign under threat from European trio

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

A total of four nations could end the test weekend as the highest-ranked side in the World Rugby Rankings, two of them for the first time in history.   Here is how the Rankings stand heading into...

Lewis Ludlam: ‘This time last year I was fighting for a club contract’ | Gerard Meagher

4 days ago by The Guardian

The Northampton flanker is a surprise World Cup inclusion but in many ways he exemplifies Eddie Jones’s England squadTwenty-four hours after Lewis Ludlam’s remarkable rise into England’s World Cup...

Latest World Rankings

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby World Cup 2019 hosts Japan equal their best-ever World Rugby Ranking after winning the Pacific Nations Cup while England moved up a place after ending Wales' record winning run.   Wales failed...

Vunipola: England have put 2015 Rugby World Cup failure behind them

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England want to create their own legacy, says Billy Vunipola, who has no doubt Eddie Jones' side are over their 2015 World Cup frustration.   Billy Vunipola insists England will not be dwelling...

Eddie Jones names his 31-man England squad for the Rugby World Cup

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s head coach Eddie Jones has confirmed his official 31-man squad to participate in the Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan beginning next month.   Owen Farrell will captain England in...

Weekend Round Up

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wonderful Wallabies hand All Blacks joint-heaviest defeat     Scott Barrett's first-half red card gave Australia the impetus to dismantle Bledisloe Cup rivals New Zealand in the Rugby...

Ireland await news of Carbery injury

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Joey Carbery did not suffer a fractured ankle in the win over Italy but Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt is unsure how serious the fly-half's injury is.   Carbery was carted off in the second half...

Joe Schmidt provides an update on Joey Carbery

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt has proved an update on Joey Carbery after the standoff left the field early in Ireland's win over Italy at Aviva Stadium.   Carbery attempted to walk off the field...

World Rugby Rankings permutations: It's not only Wales who could climb the rankings

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

A busy weekend of men's and women's international matches could have significant impact on the World Rugby rankings. Here is everything you need to know:     Men's rankings headlines New...