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2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

SANZAAR to axe Sunwolves from Super Rugby?     SANZAAR are considering reverting back to a 14-team Super Rugby competition and doing away with the tournament’s conference system from...

Pools of intrigue: how the Rugby World Cup groups stack up | Paul Rees

1 week ago by The Guardian

Now that the autumn internationals have been completed we take a look at the prospects for the opening stage in JapanIreland, Scotland, Japan, Russia, Samoa Related: Jacob Stockdale scores only try as...

Mario Ledesma has one eye on World Cup as coach bloods new Pumas | Andy Bull

1 week ago by The Guardian

There is plenty at stake for Argentina as they prepare to face the Barbarians at TwickenhamMario Ledesma has made 10 changes to his Argentina team for their match against the Barbarians at Twickenham on...

Goode and Hamilton on how England look going into 2019

1 week ago by Rugby Dump

After a month of matches that included wins over Australia, South Africa, Japan and a narrow loss to New Zealand, The Rugby Pod's Jim Hamilton and Andy Goode discuss England's performances and where they...

Nowell set for eight-week lay-off with hamstring tear

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jack Nowell left the England camp with an injury last week and Exeter Chiefs have confirmed he suffered a torn hamstring.           England winger Jack Nowell...

Burgess: Selfish England team-mates to blame for 2015 World Cup woe

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England were dumped out of the Rugby World Cup early on home soil three years ago, but Sam Burgess is not accepting the blame.             Sam Burgess has...

Beating the All Blacks and dashing England's dreams - Schmidt's best moments as Ireland coach

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Joe Schmidt will leave his role as Ireland head coach after the 2019 Rugby World Cup and we look at his best moments in charge.         There will undoubtedly be a sadness...

Ultimate Rugby's Test Team Of The Year

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

With test rugby going on a break until next year we look back at the year that was in 2018 and pick our team of the year.   Ireland are understandably well represented while there are a few surprises...

World Rugby Top 10 locked in for 2018

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fiji climb to their highest position of eighth in the World Rugby Rankings, while Canada return to the top 20 after securing qualification for the Rugby World Cup 2019.       A...

England's November - A Success Or Not?

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England recorded 3/4 wins in their November International campaign, with Eddie Jones' side building back their confidence ahead of a big 2019.            The winning...