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Uruguay and Chile move up World Rugby Men’s Rankings

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Uruguay’s convincing 34-15 victory over USA in Montevideo on Saturday saw them clinch the Americas 1 qualification place at Rugby World Cup 2023 and also lifted them above the Eagles in the World...

Red Roses autumn internationals squad announcement and BBC Two broadcast confirmation

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

England Women head coach Simon Middleton has named a 40-player training squad ahead of the 2021 autumn internationals.Sarah Bern is in line for her first international run out in a year after missing most...

Latest World Rankings: New Zealand’s one-week reign at the top comes to an end

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand’s one-week reign at the top of the World Rugby Men’s Rankings is over after they were beaten for the first time in this year's Rugby Championship in Robina on Saturday.   Elton...

Scotland Women get double World Rugby Rankings boost

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland’s dramatic 20-18 win over Ireland in the Rugby World Cup 201 Europe Qualifier in Parma on Sunday has sent them up to ninth position in the World Rugby Women’s Rankings,...

Clean slate for Blitzboks op day one in Edmonton

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springbok Sevens team topped Pool A after the opening day of the HSBC Canada Sevens at Edmonton’s Commonwealth Stadium on Saturday, with commanding wins over Mexico, Hong Kong and Canada.   South...

Ford shines as Leicester power past Exeter

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Tigers delighted their fans yesterday by igniting their 2021-22 campaign with a victory over competition giants, Exeter.    Leicester were beautifully managed by flyhalf George...

Latest World Rankings: Australia & USA climb

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Wallabies defeated the World Cup champions, South Africa, in a fairytale finish, to secure their first win of the Rugby Championship.   Quade Cooper secured 23 of Australia's 28 points,...

USA one step closer to 2023 World Cup

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

After a shock loss to Canada last week, the USA consolidated and put Canada to the sword 38-16 yesterday.    USA flanker Hanco Germishuys was immense and scored a hat-trick for...

USA tackle Canada again

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The USA will face Canada again in another World Cup Qualifier this weekend, playing out at Infinity Park in Glendale, CO.    Last week saw the USA fall to Canada 34-21 – the first...