Nathan Hughes rugby player
Nathan Hughes rugby player

Nathan Hughes

10th Jun 1991 1.96m/126kg No. 8

Pat Lam confirms Semi Radradra and Kyle Sinckler can play for Bristol this season and how they could line up

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the 2019/20 Premiership season set to resume at some date beyond July 1, Bristol Bears are set to benefit the most with Kyle Sinckler and Semi Radradra's contract dates set to...

Each Premiership Club's Best Signing This Season

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the Premiership currently on pause due to the global pandemic, we take a look at the season so far and picked out the top signing from each club.   With nine rounds remain in the...

Former Samoan international cautious over plans to let players represent more than one Test nation

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sir Bill Beaumont is prepared to address the possibility of players from the Pacific Islands being allowed to return to play for their country of birth after being captured by other international teams,...

England's Next Great Blindside and Their Answer To Pieter-Steph du Toit?

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The composition of England's back-row is hotly debated topic every time a squad is announced, more so since Eddie Jones has taken the reigns at HQ.   Jones has fired the debate since the start...

Ranked: England's Player Depth

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England had a rocky start to 2020 as they went down to France in their opening Six Nations game of the competition following their defeat to South Africa in the Rugby World Cup Final in Japan last year.   Eddie...

Full Match Throwback: When Ireland crushed England's Grand Slam Dreams The Day After Saint Patrick's Day

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the Coronavirus ravaging through the sporting fixtures worldwide, the Ultimate Rugby team have picked out a few classic encounters over the years to look back on.   We don't venture too far...

Jones convinced Curry is England's long-term answer at number 8

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones is convinced Tom Curry can be England's long-term solution at number eight after once again overlooking a specialist in the position for the Calcutta Cup clash with Scotland.     England...

Eddie Jones overlooks Hughes, Dombrandt and Simmonds as he names 35-man squad

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has recalled 35 players to Pennyhill Park to begin preparations for Saturday's Test.   England opened their campaign with a defeat to France in Paris with a number...

Snubbed England No.8's shine in the Premiership

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones raised a few eyebrows when he named his England squad for the 2020 Six Nations as he didn't name an out and out no.8 in the squad despite Billy Vunipola being ruled out of the competition.   Jones...

Watch: Nathan Hughes embarrasses Alex Craig with a filthy step

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bristol Bears claimed a convincing win over their West Country rivals Gloucester on Saturday with Pat Lam's side dominating from the first whistle but just couldn't break through the Gloucester defence.   Callum...