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The race for play off places reaches boiling point in the Premiership with two rounds to go

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A league season is often described as a marathon rather than a race and the 2019/20 season is no different.    The lockdown stalled a number of teams' momentum while other returned from...

Sale Sharks and Harlequins battle it out for silverware

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The typical monotony of Monday will be broken somewhat with an exciting fixture playing out at the AJ Bell Stadium this evening as Sale Sharks host Harlequins in the Premiership Rugby Cup final.   The...

Saints sign front row cover for Champions Cup quarter-final after EPCR permit player's registration

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The EPCR Board has today unanimously agreed to a change in the Tournament Rules which permits the registration of front row players after the September 1 deadline.   “We are pleased that EPCR...

Injury Crisis Could See Northampton Face Exeter A Man Short

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints' loosehead prop injury crisis could see Chris Boyd's side front up against Exeter Chiefs with just 22 players.   Boyd has just one fit loosehead prop in their ranks...

Form Guide: Champions Cup Quarter-Finals

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Champions Cup is back and just eight teams remain as the top clubs in Europe battle it out this weekend for a place in the semi-finals.   Five winners, with 13 Champions Cup titles, remain...

Lovely textbook dump tackle leads to slick cross field try for Sarries

1 week ago by Rugby Dump

Saracens winger Dominic Morris put in a huge shot on Sale Sharks centre Sam James during last week’s clash at the AJ Bell Stadium.

Premiership | Sale Sharks v Bath line ups and preview

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The plucky Bath outfit will march on AJ Bell Stadium on Sunday with the goal of breaking into the top four on the standings as they attempt to outfox a sturdy Sale Sharks.   Bath have had a good...

Premiership | Saracens vs Exeter Chiefs lineups & preview

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The penultimate game of the round takes the form of Saracens hosting the table-topping Exeter Chiefs at Allianz Park on Sunday evening.     While Saracens are out of the running as far as...

Line Ups | Sale Sharks vs Saracens

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sale Sharks   Cobus Wiese, the latest addition to Sale Sharks South African contingent is set to make his first appearance for the club this week, as Director of Rugby Steve Diamond makes eleven...

Premiership Rugby TOTW

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

An unusual round of Premiership Rugby saw the sides take the pitch on Saturday, Sunday and Monday with a number of victors posting massive scores.   The enticing round saw a number of records being...