Nigel Owens rugby player
Nigel Owens rugby player

Nigel Owens

18th Jun 1971 0.00m/kg Referee

Nigel Owens Previews *Potential* Six Nations Record Breakers!

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the Six Nations just around the corner, Whistle Watch returns with Nigel Owens and the former Welsh referee is excited for the start of his new series! In this episode he reviews the laws that are...

John Cooney and Dragons RFC Named As First-Ever Winners of United Rugby Championship Unity Awards

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster’s John Cooney and Dragons RFC can today be revealed as the first winners of the new URC Unity Awards. Ulster Rugby scrum-half Cooney picks up the The Difference Maker Award, while Dragons...

URC Unity Awards: The Difference Maker Nominees

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The new BKT United Rugby Championship Unity Awards look to recognise the great work done by players and teams within their communities and for charitable causes. There are two categories - The Difference...

Nominees Announced for URC Unity Awards

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The nominees have been announced for the inaugural United Rugby Championship Unity Awards which recognise the great work done by players and teams within their communities and for charitable causes.     The...

Should South Africa's Try have stood?

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nigel Owens reviews the biggest plays including whether South Africa's controversial try should have stood.      

Nigel Owens responds to Rassie Erasmus' tweets

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former test referee Nigel Owens has commented on Rassie Erasmus' Twitter activity following South Africa's loss to France.     After South Africa's loss to France in the Autumn Nations Series,...

A statistical look at Wayne Barnes' career ahead of his record-breaking 101st test match

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England’s Wayne Barnes will become the most-capped referee of all time when he takes charge of his 101st test match on 12 November when France meets South Africa in Marseille in the Autumn Nations...

Last time they faced off: England vs Argentina

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England secured their place in the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals with a game to spare as they brushed aside 14-man Argentina 39-10 at Tokyo Stadium on 5 October 2019.   Jonny May had already crossed...

On This Day in 2015: McCaw and Carter bow out in World Cup Final

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

On this day in 2015, All Blacks legends Riche McCaw Dan Carter played their final test match steering New Zealand to Rugby World Cup glory.   McCaw captained the All Blacks in the final as he ended...

Wayne Barnes to set new Test record this November

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England’s Wayne Barnes is set to make history when he takes charge of his 100th and 101st tests during the November international window.   Barnes, who made his debut in Fiji in June 2006,...