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Monday Morning Round Up

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ardie Savea voted All Blacks player of the year by peers     Ardie Savea has been voted the best All Black of 2019 in this year's New Zealand Rugby Players Association (NZRPA) awards.   The...

Injury puts Johnny Sexton in doubt for Six Nations

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Johnny Sexton could face a race against time to be fit for the Six Nations after suffering a knee injury in Leinster's win over Northampton Saints.   The Leinster and Ireland playmaker suffered...

Champions Cup Round 3 Preview

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Champions Cup,Europe’s prestigious club rugby competition, returns to our screens this weekend with a host of mouth-watering fixtures. The next two week’s fixtures push us past the halfway...

Patrick Ryan signs for Cornish Pirates

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Cornish Pirates can confirm that they have signed 21-year-old back-row player Patrick ‘Paddy’ Ryan, who has previously played at Northampton Saints.     Kildare-born, Ryan first...

Champions Cup Team of Round One

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

After a pulsating opening round of the Champions Cup, we have selected our team of the week.     1. Jeremy Loughman - Munster    A tough call on Connacht's Denis Buckley who was...

Champions Cup Preview

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Champions Cup gets underway on Friday the 15th of November and although it is starting a little later than usual, there is no doubt that it will be jammed packed with action.      With...

Swap Players – Champions Cup & Challenge Cup

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The following players have been nominated by their clubs as incoming Swap Players for the 2019/20 Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup tournaments.   The registration of the incoming players...