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"A death in the family is how it can feel." - O'Gara talks life after retirement

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

“How my international career finished, I have zero issue with. It honestly doesn’t cost me a thought. That it was finished with Ireland and with Munster — that took acclimatising. Moments...

Ireland Team Named For Third Place Playoff

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland head coach Andy Farrell has named his Match Day squad as Scotland come to the Aviva Stadium for Saturday’s final Autumn Nations Cup clash to decide third place. The uncapped Ulster...

Former Munster number 10 joins Hurricanes coaching staff

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

According to a report in limerickleader.ie, Former Munster fly-half Tyler Bleyendaal is set to join up with the Hurricanes ahead of the 2021 Super Rugby season.   Bleyendaal, 30, made 62 appearances...

PRO 14 Highlights: Munster Rugby v Zebre Rugby

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

It was a one-sided affair for the majority of the match with Munster taking control of the game at a very early stage with a great try! Zebre didn't let up though and got a three-pointer on the board soon...

Ireland have 'no intention' of changing selection policies

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

IRFU Performance Director David Nucifora says they have no plans to change their selection policies if high-profile players depart the provincial setup next season.   Ireland do not select players...

IRFU blocking provinces from negotiating new contracts

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership and TOP14 clubs are busy recruiting for the 2020/21 seasons but the IRFU are blocking the Provinces from negotiating new contracts, says Agent Niall Woods.    A former Ireland...

Champions and Challenge Cup Round 1 &2 Referee Appointments

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

France’s Mathieu Raynal will be in charge when Exeter Chiefs begin their Heineken Champions Cup defence against Glasgow Warriors at Sandy Park next month. Raynal’s selection for the Pool B...

PRO14 Round 8 Preview

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The PRO14 action is coming thick and fast with the 2020/21 season now firmly in full swing, and Round 8 promises another bout of thrills and spills as each of the 12 contesting teams look to strengthen...

Billy Burns & Stuart McCloskey start for Ireland

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ireland Coaching Team have named the side to play Georgia in the Guinness Series at Aviva Stadium on Sunday. The uncapped Shane Daly is included in a much changed match day 23 that will again...