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Six Nations Team of the Week - Round Four

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following another thrilling weekend in the Six Nations, we pick our team of the weekend.    1. Cyril Baille - France    The first place in our team of the week goes to the French...

Six Nations 2021: Scotland 24-27 Ireland

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Johnny Sexton kicked a late penalty to make sure Ireland once again got the better of Scotland in the Six Nations, the visitors running out 27-24 winners at Murrayfield on Sunday. Scotland...

Galthie says France lost grip as England edge Twickenham thriller

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

France boss Fabien Galthie said his team "lost control" against England as Maro Itoje's late try allowed the hosts to snatch a 23-20 victory at Twickenham. In a sizzling Six Nations match, France went...

France empty-handed after Twickenham thriller but future looks bright for Les Bleus

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

In France, they still speak joyously of Philippe Saint-Andre's wonder try at Twickenham, that majestic blue wave that swept from one end of the great stadium to the other, resulting in a score under...

England's victory over France deserved packed Twickenham – Jones

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones was left wishing Twickenham had been packed full of fans to see England's gutsy Six Nations win over France. The hosts ended France's dreams of a first Grand Slam since 2010 as Maro Itoje's...

Wales' 2020 pain inspiring Grand Slam charge – Pivac

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wayne Pivac says Wales have used the "pain" of their results in 2020 to inspire them on to being on the brink of a Six Nations Grand Slam. Wales thrashed Italy 48-7 on Saturday to make it four wins from...

Itoje Ends The French Grand Slam Bid

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Maro Itoje's late try ended France's Six Nations Grand Slam hopes as England secured a hard-fought 23-20 victory at Twickenham. Fabien Galthie's men still have two games to play in this year's...

Ruthless Wales thrash Italy to keep Grand Slam hopes alive

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Only France stand between Wales and a Six Nations Grand Slam after a ruthless thrashing of Italy in Rome.   Wales are a win away from clinching a Six Nations Grand Slam after easing to a 48-7 victory...

A mouth-watering Celtic clash as Ireland tackle the Scots

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another classic Celtic clash graces the Six Nations as Andy Farrell’s Ireland travel to Murrayfield to take on Gregor Townsend’s Scottish outfit.   Ireland have posted three victories...

England and Les Bleus sharpen swords for epic scrap at Twickenham

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Twickenham turf will be well trampled come Saturday evening’s end as the old Anglo-French rivalry will receive another notch on its long and prestigious history.   It has been a difficult...