Premiership Rugby

2019 - 2020

Paolo Odogwu handed a lengthy for flying kick

22 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps winger Paolo Odogwu has been handed a six-week ban for kicking an opponent in the head.   The 22-year-old was sent off by referee Tom Foley after catching Rohan Van Rensburg with a boot to...

Baptiste Couilloud's side step leaves Danny Priso clutching

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scrumhalf Baptiste Couilloud scored a brilliant brace as Lyon cruised to 45-17 victory over La Rochelle on Sunday.     The 22-year-old is yet another French scrumhalf showing exceptional promise...

Saracens assistant coach uses quotes Taylor Swift in post match interview

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens dispatched Gloucester 21-12 in their first since they were handed down punishments for salary cap infringements.     Following the match, Saracens assistant coach Alex Sanderson...

Marchant signs new Quins deal which includes a spell in New Zealand

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins centre Joe Marchant has signed a three-year contract extension with the London Club, until 2023. Additionally, in a ground-breaking move for club rugby, Joe Marchant will join Investec Super...

Mark McCall breaks his silence over Saracens' salary cap breaches

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Saracens Director of Rugby Mark McCall has broken his silence four days after Saracens were found guilty by Premiership Rugby of breaking the salary cap.      McCall finally fronted...

Thursday Morning Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

    Rugby's elite in talks over new ring-fenced world championship   World Rugby’s proposed 12-team Nations Championship was abandoned in June, however, according to a report by Matt...

Saracens won't be offloading stars says Nigel Wray despite salary cap punishment

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens chairman Nigel Wray has insisted the club's team will not have to be ripped apart after being deducted 35 points and fined more than £5million for breaching the salary cap.     The current Premiership...

Saracens to appeal against 35-point deduction and £5.36million fine

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens will appeal against what they described as "heavy-handed sanctions", insisting they are not guilty of any wrongdoing.       Saracens will launch an appeal after the club were...

England favourites for glory against Springboks, but shocks happen in finals

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England will be confident ahead of Saturday's Rugby World Cup final, but their great display against New Zealand is no guarantee of success.       England were stunning winners against...

Sarries full-back Goode out for up to four months

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

European and Premiership champions Saracens are expected to be without European Player of the Year Alex Goode until the end of February.       Saracens full-back Alex Goode has been...