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Skinner and Fagerson added to Scotland Six Nations squad

8 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sam Skinner and Matt Fagerson have been added to Scotland's Six Nations squad for the rest of the tournament.     Exeter Chiefs second row Skinner and Glasgow Warriors back row Fagerson...

Six Nations' Stats Leaders

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The first two rounds of the Six Nations have produced rugby worthy of the tradition and excellence for which the competition is known. We now take a look at the stats so far and highlight the names of...

IRFU Launches LiveWIRe: Women In Rugby Conference

5 days ago by Irish Rugby News

LiveWIRe: Women In Rugby Conference is coming to Dublin in 2020. Sunday March 8th is the date for the inaugural event to coincide with International Women’s Day and the Women’s 6 Nations meeting of...

Six Nations Round Two Stat Leaders: Most metres, tackles, carries and more

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 2 of the Six Nations didn’t fail to impress as players kept consistency in performance from an exciting opening round last week.   Alun Wyn Jones and Maro Itoje topped the tackle count...

Six Nations Player Of The Year Contenders

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

France and Ireland made it back-to-back victories in Round 2 of the Six Nations while England pick their first victories in this year's edition of the tournament.   There have been a number of stellar...

Latest World Rankings: Georgia overtake Italy

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland, Georgia and Portugal all climb the World Rugby Rankings while Russia fall to their lowest position in over 14 years.   While there were few surprises in the Six Nations in terms of results...

Highlights: France v Italy

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

France lead the Six Nations Championship on points difference over Ireland after a 35-22 home victory over Italy in round 2. France were completely dominant in the opening 20 minutes, kicking an early...

Six Nations: what we learned from a wet and wild second weekend

1 week ago by The Guardian

The tension between Gregor Townsend and Finn Russell has escalated, Italy’s status is under threat and a drink after the match could be just the thing to cool tempersCoaches talk about winning the collisions...

Six Nations Team Of Round Two

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another weekend of Six Nations rugby has come and gone with France claiming a bonus-point victory over Italy, Ireland handed Wales a first Six Nations defeat in nine matches and England...

Ireland whip up Dublin storm to deny Wales record-equalling win

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

With fierce winds and rain on the way, Ireland whipped up a storm of their own to beat defending champions Wales.     There were winds of change in Dublin on Saturday as ferocious Ireland...