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Richie Rees takes over Cardiff's attack

5 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cardiff Blues have confirmed that Jason Strange has left the region with immediate effect with Richie Rees stepping up to take the role of backs and attack coach.   Former Wales U20s head coach...

Alun Wyn Jones re-signs with Wales & the Ospreys

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Alun Wyn Jones has announced a contract extension with the Welsh Rugby Union and the Ospreys, securing his future in Wales.     The world’s most capped international second row (134...

Nasi Manu named in Tonga's 31-man Pacific Nations Cup squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Returning cancer survivor and Benetton Treviso forward Nasi Manu headlines Tonga’s 31-man squad for the upcoming Pacific Nations Cup.   The 31-year-old loose forward missed Benetton Treviso’s...

Another Fijian joins Goneva in signing for Harlequins

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Harlequins have confirmed their second signing from Newcastle today with second rower Tevita Cavubati joining Vereniki Goneva in signing for the club.   The second row, who has been capped 23...

Hanno Dirksen signs new contract at Ospreys

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ospreys Rugby have announced that Hanno Dirksen has signed a new two-year deal with the Region, making him the 16th member of the senior squad to re-sign in 2019.    Dirksen has been...

London Irish add Brad Davis to form coaching quintet

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Brad Davis will join the London Irish coaching set-up from the start of the 2019/20 Gallagher Premiership campaign.   The Australian was most recently with the Ospreys in the Pro14, where they won...

Joe Thomas teams up with Tigers for new season

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A Grand Slam winner with Wales Under-20s in 2016, Thomas made 18 appearances for the Ospreys before moving to play club rugby in New Zealand this year.   Thomas began his career with Aberavon and...

Scarlets strengthen squad with signing of three players

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Scarlets have further strengthened their squad for the 2019-20 campaign with the signings of second row Danny Drake, scrum-half Dane Blacker and prop Alex Jeffries.     Danny Drake joins...

PRO14 2019/20 Conferences Confirmed

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Using the Conference tables completed after Round 21 of the 2018/19 PRO14 season, teams were ordered from one to 14 based upon their final points totals and then ranked within their union.   The...

Former Welsh International Signs for Cornish Pirates

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following on from news of other player announcements this week, the Cornish Pirates have confirmed that former Welsh international tight-head prop Craig Mitchell, aged 33, has signed a two-year...