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British & Irish Lions Squad Update

3 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

British and Irish Lions have confirmed that Finn Russell (Racing 92, Scotland), Owen Farrell (Saracens, England), Elliot Daly (Saracens, England), Jamie George (Saracens, England), Maro Itoje (Saracens,...

British & Irish Lions squad update

12 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Kyle Sinckler (Bristol Bears, England) and Tom Curry (Sale Sharks, England) have joined up with 26-man Lions squad in Jersey.   Ronan Kelleher (Leinster Rugby, Ireland) will remain in Jersey to...

Ireland U20's with a big round 1 win over Scotland

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland showcased their title credentials with an impressive six-try 38-7 triumph over Scotland in the 2021 Six Nations Under-20s curtain-raiser at Cardiff Arms Park.Richie Murphy’s men won all three...

La Rochelle reach their first Top 14 final in their 123-year history

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

La Rochelle end their wait for a Top 14 final beating Racing 92 19-6 in the semi-final at the Stade Marcel-Deflandre on Friday.   Winger Arthur Retiere scored the only try of the game as Jono...

Ireland Team For U20 Six Nations Opener Against Scotland

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Head Coach Richie Murphy has named his Ireland U20s Match Day squad for the opening game of the U20 Six Nations against Scotland in Cardiff on Saturday afternoon (Kick-off 2pm, live on RTÉ 1).   Munster...

James Hume added to the Ireland squad, Ringrose ruled out

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Uncapped Ulster centre James Hume has been added to the Ireland squad for the upcoming Summer Series in July.   Hume’s addition brings the number of uncapped players in the Ireland squad to...

EPCR Rankings for United Rugby Championship Teams Confirmed

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The United Rugby Championship have confirmed its eight representatives for next season’s Champions Cup and their rankings.   Qualification for the 2021/22 Champions Cup competition was based...

Free-to-air coverage of United Rugby Championship coming to Ireland

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The United Rugby Championship will be available on Free-to-Air broadcasters in Ireland for the next four years with RTÉ and TG4 agreeing to share rights to 52 of the 60 Irish fixtures every season.   The...

Profiles of the 16 teams in the United Rugby Championship

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

In the wake of the exciting announcement of the brand new United Rugby Championship, scheduled to kick off in September this year, here follows the particulars of the 16 participating teams:     South...

Andy Farrell lines up four potential replacements for CJ Stander

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The confirmation of Ireland's Summer Series squad has officially brought an end to CJ Stander's playing career both in and for Ireland.    The 31-year-old made 51 appearances in the Green...