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Leicester Tigers vs. Racing 92 Top Performers

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Antonie Claassen - Racing 92 The South African born French international was the deserved winner of the Man of the Match award for his energetic 65 minute shift at Welford Road. As usual, he was impressive...

Guinness PRO14 Round 10: Team of the Week

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

1. Ed Byrne - Leinster Rugby Gained the upper hand at scrum time, was also busy in the loose with 7 carries and made all of his tackles. 2. George Turner - Glasgow Warriors The Scotland hooker put in...

Pools of intrigue: how the Rugby World Cup groups stack up | Paul Rees

9 months ago by The Guardian

Now that the autumn internationals have been completed we take a look at the prospects for the opening stage in JapanIreland, Scotland, Japan, Russia, Samoa Related: Jacob Stockdale scores only try as...

Late Jantjies drop-goal completes Baa-Baas comeback in Twickenham try-fest

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

After Argentina and Barbarians scored five tries apiece at Twickenham, Elton Jantjies' late drop-goal settled a thrilling contest.       Fans got full value for money at...

Farrell offers Ireland 'continuation' after Schmidt reign, says O'Driscoll

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Andy Farrell will replace Joe Schmidt as Ireland head coach after the Rugby World Cup and Brian O'Driscoll has backed the call.           Brian O'Driscoll has backed...

Top Performers Per Country During The November Tests

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

November is done and dusted as too is test rugby for 2018.     We take a look back at the top performers from each country from this month.   New Zealand     Brodie...

Kolisi proud of South Africa's improvements

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Siya Kolisi has praised South Africa's improvements under Rassie Erasmus and believes there are good times ahead for the Springboks.           South Africa captain...

White drops Wallaby call following media leak

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Sydney Morning Herald‘s Georgina Robinson has reported that Rugby Australia have called off a scheduled phone call with former Springboks coach Jake White at the request of the latter.         It...

Ultimate Rugby's Test Team Of The Year

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

With test rugby going on a break until next year we look back at the year that was in 2018 and pick our team of the year.   Ireland are understandably well represented while there are a few surprises...

World Rugby Top 10 locked in for 2018

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fiji climb to their highest position of eighth in the World Rugby Rankings, while Canada return to the top 20 after securing qualification for the Rugby World Cup 2019.       A...