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URC Shield Winners and Quarter Finals

4 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The first ever Final Eight line-up in the United Rugby Championship has been set following the thrilling completion of Round 18.    Two Quarter-final games will take place in UK and Ireland...

Crunch time at Kingspan: Ulster vs Sharks

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Friday night sees a cracking encounter which holds much weight in the context in the competition as a whole as the Sharks travel to Belfast to meet Ulster in battle.    There is not much...

Leinster & Munster draw swords once again at the Aviva

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Leinster/Munster rivalry is one that has been observed with regularity over the past couple of years, but the occasion remains one of significant magnitude.     This time around, the high-flying...

Moerat and Ungerer come in for DHL Stormers

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

There are two changes to the DHL Stormers starting line-up for their Vodacom United Rugby Championship encounter with Scarlets in Llanelli on Saturday.     The final round of the regular season...

Magical Manie URC's Top Marksman

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stormers goalkicking ace Manie Libbok is the favourite to finish the league stages of the United Rugby Championship as the top points scorer.   Libbok's 142 competition points is 18 clear of...

Rugby Bits PODCAST: Lukhanyo Am’s Presence, Siya Kolisi Legacy, Champions Cup, URC & more on TwoSides Documentary

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Kooks and Shaun are at the helm in this episode as they jump into Leinster’s Champions Cup performance which was near on perfect, Toulouse’s stuttering season the Itoje v Etzebeth battle...

United Rugby Championship Permutations: What your team needs in the final round

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

There is plenty at stake in the final round of the 2021/22 United Rugby Championship regular season this weekend.     The competition's debut season has been hugely competitive with only Leinster...

Munster itching to bounce back against powerful Leinster

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The tears in the Munster camp have dried after their dramatic exit from the Champions Cup last weekend and indications are that the men from Limerick are ready to roll up their sleeves and busy themselves...

URC Match Officials - Round 18

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The match official appointments of the United Rugby Championship Round 18 fixtures have been confirmed and are available alongside TV listings below.   Eoghan Cross will take the whistle this weekend...

Edinburgh announce player departures

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

James Johnstone (centre), Ramiro Moyano (wing), Nathan Chamberlain (stand-off) and Sam Grahamslaw (prop) all move on, joining Ben Toolis, Magnus Bradbury and George Taylor (retired), whose departures have...