Weekend Round Up

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Big wins for Munster, Connacht and Leinster while Ulster fall to Ospreys   Munster demolished the Southern Kings last night 68-3 in an embarrassingly one-sided game at Irish Independent Park, amassing...

Analysis: What makes a flanker effective in the modern game?

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Six Nations is just a few days away! It's been around three months since our last taste of Test Rugby and as always the Six Nations provides plenty of excitement for teams and fans alike.   As...

Champions Cup Team of Round Six

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The pool stages of the Champions Cup came to an end of the weekend with the eight teams now set to compete for the ultimate prize.   The #HeinekenChampionsCup QFLeinster v SaracensExeter v NorthamptonToulouse...

Simmonds suspended for dangerous tackle you more than likely missed

8 months ago by Rugby Dump

Exeter Chiefs outside half, Joe Simmonds, has been suspended following an independent Disciplinary Hearing arising from his club’s Heineken Champions Cup, Round 6 match against La Rochelle.

Joe Simmonds handed three-week ban

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs Joe Simmonds has been suspended until Monday, February 17 after a citing charge against him was upheld by EPCR disciplinary panel.      Exeter...

Highlights | Exeter Chiefs 33-14 La Rochelle

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Relentless by Exeter Chiefs as they secure a home play off with a dominant performance at home as they secure a bonus point win. Luke Cowan-Dickie was a well deserved Man of the Match with a stellar performance...

Jack Nowell dropped from England’s squad for Six Nations

8 months ago by The Guardian

• Exeter wing one of 10 absentees from recent World Cup• Ben Earl among those competing to replace Billy VunipolaEngland have dropped Jack Nowell from their squad for the Six Nations, one of 10 absentees...

Exeter could face Saracens after Sam Simmonds punishes La Rochelle

8 months ago by The Guardian

• Exeter 33-14 La Rochelle• Chiefs book home Champions Cup quarter-finalExeter secured their first home draw in the European Cup quarter-finals and they will return to Sandy Park in the last eight...

Champions Cup Round 5 Match Reports

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Three late tries send Racing 92 into quarter-finals     Three tries in the final nine minutes helped Racing 92 secure a 39-22 win over Munster Rugby on Sunday afternoon in Paris, securing...

Champions Cup Team of Round Five

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Champions Cup rugby returned with a bang this weekend as we edge ever closer to the quarter-finals of the competition.       This weekend saw a number of sides battle it out for a place...