The funny reason why Northampton Saints' coach Matt Ferguson converted Manny Iyogun to prop

22 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints' scrum coach Matt Ferguson gave a brilliant answer to why they decided to convert former back rower Manny Iyogun to a back rower.    The 19-year-old started Northampton...

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: Saracens can still be Goode without Owen Farrell in quarter-final Leinster clash

3 days ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

Sir Clive Woodward gives his verdict on the mouth-watering Euro showdown between Saracens and Leinster in the quarter-final in the Heineken Champions Cup in Dublin on Saturday. ,

Champions Cup | Exeter Chiefs Vs Saints lineups & preview

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

It’s an all-English affair in the final game of the quarter-finals weekend as Northampton Saints make their way to Sandy Park where the fierce beast which is Exeter Chiefs lies in wait.   At...

Rob Baxter accuses Northampton of 'mind games' over prop crisis

4 days ago by The Guardian

Baxter says Saints did not need to influence EPCR decisionNorthampton since allowed to sign Alex Seville as coverRob Baxter backed the decision to allow Northampton to draft in Gloucester’s Alex Seville...

Saints sign front row cover for Champions Cup quarter-final after EPCR permit player's registration

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The EPCR Board has today unanimously agreed to a change in the Tournament Rules which permits the registration of front row players after the September 1 deadline.   “We are pleased that EPCR...

Injury Crisis Could See Northampton Face Exeter A Man Short

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints' loosehead prop injury crisis could see Chris Boyd's side front up against Exeter Chiefs with just 22 players.   Boyd has just one fit loosehead prop in their ranks...

Form Guide: Champions Cup Quarter-Finals

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Champions Cup is back and just eight teams remain as the top clubs in Europe battle it out this weekend for a place in the semi-finals.   Five winners, with 13 Champions Cup titles, remain...

Stuart Hogg winning race to be fit for European tie

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Exeter Chiefs expect to enter their Champions Cup quarter-final with Northampton Saints on Sunday with no fresh injury concerns as Scotland full-back Stuart Hogg is winning his fitness battle to...

Premiership | Saracens vs Exeter Chiefs lineups & preview

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The penultimate game of the round takes the form of Saracens hosting the table-topping Exeter Chiefs at Allianz Park on Sunday evening.     While Saracens are out of the running as far as...

Exeter sweat over star fullback Stuart Hogg after starring performance against Gloucester

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs' claimed a bonus-point victory over Gloucester on Wednesday as Rob Baxter's side continued their unbeaten run since the resumption of the Premiership.   However, their victory may...