2017 - 2018

Stat Kings from Saturday's Premiership Action

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs, Bath, Saracens and Newcastle Falcons all claimed wins in Saturday's four Premiership Rugby matches with Exter claiming the biggest win on the day beating Sale Sharks 35-18.   Top...

Two Classic Bristol-Gloucester Clashes

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round Three of the 2018 Premiership Rugby kicks off with a mouth-watering West Country derby between Gloucester Rugby and Bristol Bears.    Gloucester have dominated this fixture over...

We have 12 months to save our sport, warns Agustin Pichot

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby vice-chairman Agustín Pichot has warned that the entire future of test rugby is under threat unless the sport takes urgent action within the next 12 months.   The former Los Pumas...

Former Springbok Zane Kirchner joins Bristol Bears

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Springbok fullback Zane Kirchner has joined Bristol Bears on a one-month loan deal from Pro14 side Dragons with immediate effect.   Kirchner, who can operate at full-back, wing or centre,...

Olly Woodburn injury blow for Exeter Chiefs

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs have been handed an early season blow with star winger Olly Woodburn set to spend a spell on the sidelines after breaking his jaw in last weekend's Premiership win over Leicester...

Premiership Rugby considering selling controlling ownership for £275m

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The English Premiership is considering selling controlling ownership of the league for about £275-million to CVC Capital Partners, a private equity firm based in Luxembourg.   According...

Will Butler ruled out until December with elbow injury

2 weeks ago by Worcester Warriors

Worcester Warriors’ centre Will Butler has been ruled out until December after having an operation on his recurrent elbow injury. The 20-year-old sustained the injury at the end of last...

Nick Isiekwe happy with versatility role

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

In an interview with Premiership Rugby, England and Saracens forward Nick Isiekwe revealed that he is happy to in multiple positions.    The 20-year-old had quite a 2018 winning a...

Wilson to captain Bath Rugby at Premiership Rugby 7s

1 month ago by Bath Rugby

Jack Wilson will captain Bath Rugby at the Premiership Rugby 7s at Franklin's Gardens on 27-28 July. The Bath Rugby winger, who has been capped at international level for New Zealand and England...

Rob Horne: Extended interview

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rob Horne gives an update on the injury he suffered at Welford Road, gives thanks for the support he has received and talks about the upcoming game in his aid between Saints and Tigers.