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

1 year 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

1 year 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...

Prop's retaliation to Timani headlock leads to sizeable suspension

1 year ago by Rugby Dump

Sale Sharks prop, Valery Morozov, has been suspended following an independent Disciplinary Hearing in London today after he was red carded in the Heineken Champions Cup, Round 5 match against La Rochelle...

Champions Cup Round 5 Match Reports

1 year 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...

WATCH: Kerr-Barlow wizardry downs Sale in Champions Cup

1 year ago by

Former All Blacks scrum half Tawera Kerr-Barlow scored a remarkable try for La Rochelle against Sale Sharks on Friday night.

What Premiership Clubs Must Do To Progress To The Champions Cup Playoffs

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Premiership has seven teams in the competition but at the moment only two looks as if they are going to make it to the knockout phase of the competition. The likes of Sale, Bath and Harlequins are...

Champions Cup Team of the Week Round 4

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another good weekend of rugby where we see Leinster qualify for the Quarter Finals after 4 rounds, Saracens mount a come back and Clermont, Racing 92 and Toulouse carry on their fine form   1. Mako...