newcastle-falcons

Simon Hammersley leaves Newcastle Falcons

17 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons full-back Simon Hammersley is leaving the club after exercising a relegation release clause, the club has confirmed.       The 26-year-old had signed a two-year contract...

Mark Tampin signs two-year deal with Newcastle Falcons

19 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tight-head prop Mark Tampin has become Newcastle Falcons’ latest signing ahead of the 2019-20 season, the Ealing Trailfinders prop joining on a two-year deal.     Tampin, 27, was born...

Tuesday Morning Round Up

20 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nigel Owens to referee PRO14 Final     Nigel Owens has been appointed to referee the PRO14 Final between Glasgow Warriors and Leinster Rugby at Celtic Park this Saturday at 18.30 (local...

Santiago Socino to join Jaguares

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons have today confirmed that hooker Santiago Socino will be returning to his native Argentina to join Super Rugby side Jaguares until December 2021.     The 27-year-old made...

Premiership Highlights: Newcastle Falcons 12-19 Bristol Bears

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

A well-deserved win for Bristol who took every opportunity presented to them to place points on the board. Falcons performed admirably but sadly only came alive in the final minutes of the game to ensure...

Chiefs finish top as Saints edge out Quins for fourth

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints took the final Premiership play-off spot despite losing to Exeter, while Bath secured Champions Cup rugby next term.     Exeter Chiefs wrapped up top spot in the...

What's left to play for in the final round of the Premiership

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The final day of the Premiership Rugby season plays out on Saturday with plenty to play for despite the fact that three of the four semi-finalists having secured their places while Newcastle have been...

“I feel now is the time for me to move on to new challenges outside of rugby" - Tim Visser to retire from professional rugby

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Harlequins have announced that winger and former Scotland International Tim Visser will retire at the end of the 2018/19 Premiership Season having made 66 appearances for the Club.   Affectionately...

Twenty players to leave Tigers at the end of the season

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers head coach Geordan Murphy has confirmed the players who will leave the club at the conclusion of the 2018/19 season.   Matt Smith and Mat Tait headline the Class of 2019,...

Falcons sign Exeter Chiefs lock Toby Salmon

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs lock Toby Salmon will join Newcastle Falcons in the summer on a two-year deal.     The 26-year-old Norfolk native made 16 appearances in his two seasons with the Chiefs...