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Champions Cup - Round of 16

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the final game of the group stages complete, the Round of 16 has been confirmed. The next round is a two game affair with the sides playing each other home and away for a place in the Quarter Finals....

Champions Cup Round 4: The Irish Fixtures

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Overall, it was a successful Round 3 for the Irish contingent; a mighty 89-7 victory for Leinster against Montpellier, a gritty 3-point win for Munster over Castres, Ulster managed to brush Northampton...

Champions Cup Round 4: The English Fixtures

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The English contingent face some stiff opposition this weekend after a reasonably successful Round 3. Harlequins, Wasps, Leicester, Exeter and Bristol Bears came away with wins while the unfortunate trio...

A look at the 5 uncapped players in the Scotland squad

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland boss Gregor Townsend named five uncapped players in his squad of 39 to tackle the 2022 Six Nations.    The Scots commence their campaign with a cracking clash against England at Murrayfield...

Champions & Challenge Cup Disciplinary Decisions – Round 3

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Champions Cup Jacob Umaga suspended for four weeksThe Wasps full back, Jacob Umaga, has been suspended for four weeks following an independent Disciplinary Hearing by video conference arising from his...

A look at the 6 new faces in the England squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones’ recent announcement of his England squad for the imminent 2022 Six Nations brought with it some exciting new names which have tongues wagging in England and abroad.    “Selecting...

England Six Nations Squad Announced

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has named a 36-player England squad to begin preparations for the Guinness Six Nations. The squad will meet in Brighton on Monday [24 January] for a five-day training camp.  They...

Martin Johnson names his top 3 locks of all-time

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Talking to ruck.co.uk, Leicester, England and British & Irish Lions legend Martin Johnson ranked his three greatest locks of all time.         Johnson, a courageous,...

State of Play Champions Cup: The seven clubs who have secured a place in the knockouts

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Seven teams have booked their place in the round of 16 of the Champions Cup, with one round of the pool stages remaining.   Irish Provinces Ulster and Munster have secured their place in the knockouts...

Champions Cup Team of the Week

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another thrilling weekend of Champions Cup Rugby has come and gone with several teams booking their place in the round of 16.   Harlequins were the first to book their place in the playoffs beating...