PREM RUGBY

Premiership Awards & Team of the Year

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons are enjoying their best Premiership Rugby season since they lifted the title two decades ago, and it hasn’t gone unnoticed with Vereniki Goneva and Dean Richards winning top prizes...

Leinster are worthy European champions, but Racing are heading a revival in French rugby

6 days ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: The European Champions Cup final was a prime example of how winning can become contagious and spreads belief even when you are not playing particularly well. ,

Johnny Williams signs for Newcastle Falcons

1 week ago by Newcastle Falcons

Newcastle Falcons have added London Irish centre Johnny Williams to their squad for next season. The 21-year-old has scored five tries in his 26 Premiership appearances for the Exiles, whom he helped...

England name squad for South Africa tour

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named a 34-man squad to tour South Africa for a three-Test series in June.  Jones has selected seven new players for the tour including Ben Earl (Saracens), Jonny...

Prop Logovi'i Mulipola lines up conversion in last game with Tigers

1 week ago by Rugby Dump

Leicester Tigers got the 35-13 bonus-point win against Sale in Premiership action at the weekend, ensuring a spot in next season's European Champions Cup. It ended on a fun note as giant prop Logovi'i...

Premiership Rugby Team of the Season

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Willie Le Roux – Wasps The South African fullback has been central to Wasps gameplan all season. They are a nightmare to defend off of set pieces, as their screen plays and good handling gets...

An utter disgrace if Cipriani is not chosen for the South Africa tour

1 week ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: Danny Cipriani has been the best No 10 in the Premiership this season and it would be an utter disgrace — in fact a tragedy — if he doesn’t tour South Africa. ,

Ally Hogg to retire from professional rugby

2 weeks ago by Newcastle Falcons

Ally Hogg has announced he will retire from professional rugby at the end of the current season after a career which has included 48 Scotland caps and 175 appearances for Newcastle Falcons. The 35-year-old...

Rob Vickers to retire at the end of the season

2 weeks ago by Newcastle Falcons

After 12 years and more than 250 appearances for Newcastle Falcons, front-row forward Rob Vickers has announced he will retire from playing at the end of the current season. “I’ve had a number...

Owen Farrell must captain England on this summer's tour of South Africa

3 weeks ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: This has already been a tough year for England and the absence of Dylan Hartley for this summer’s tour of South Africa is another significant blow. ,