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Northampton Saints vs Lyon (25-14) | Champions Cup Highlights

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saints may have been outscored 2-1 on tries but Dan Biggar's boot was the difference as the Man of the Match put in a perfect performance off the kicking tee. Cobus Reinach was exciting and was well supported...

Champions Cup Team of Round One

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

After a pulsating opening round of the Champions Cup, we have selected our team of the week.     1. Jeremy Loughman - Munster    A tough call on Connacht's Denis Buckley who was...

Champions Cup Preview

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Champions Cup gets underway on Friday the 15th of November and although it is starting a little later than usual, there is no doubt that it will be jammed packed with action.      With...

Swap Players – Champions Cup & Challenge Cup

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The following players have been nominated by their clubs as incoming Swap Players for the 2019/20 Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup tournaments.   The registration of the incoming players...

Watch: Josua Tuisova on the rampage on his Lyon debut

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

It did not take Josua Juisova long to settle in at Lyon as he put in a stellar performance on debut against La Rochelle this past weekend.     The Fijian made the switch from Toulon to La...

Dylan Hartley retires from professional rugby

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former England hooker and Northampton Saints' club legend Dylan Hartley has retired from professional rugby with immediate effect.     The 33-year-old hooker has been unable to recover from...

The Rumour Mill

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The end of the Rugby World Cup usually sees a lot of player and coach movement and 2019 is no different with a number of rumours breaking throughout the day today.     We recap some of the...

Premiership leaders Northampton Saints too strong for Harlequins

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership leaders Northampton Saints made it three wins from three at the start of the new campaign with a convincing 40-22 victory over Harlequins on Friday.     Though they fell behind...

Eddie Jones names England team to play South Africa in final

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named his team to play South Africa in the Rugby World Cup 2019 Final at Yokohama Stadium on Saturday 2 November.     Captain Owen Farrell will lead...

Warren Gatland names his final Wales 23 for Bronze Final against New Zealand

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales have named their side for their 2019 Rugby World Cup Bronze Final match against New Zealand in Tokyo on Friday.     Head coach Warren Gatland has made nine changes to his side for what...