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Stade Francais stalwart to join La Rochelle - report

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stade Francais centre Jonathan Danty is set to join Gael Fickou in leaving the Parisian club with the centre set to sign with La Rochelle.   Danty has spent his entire professional career at...

CONFIRMED: Johan Goosen returns to South Africa

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blue Bulls have confirmed the signing of Springbok utility back Johan Goosen from TOP14 club Montpellier.   The 28-year-old flyhalf, who can hold his own at centre and fullback, is a product...

It's official! Simon Zebo is returning to Munster

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

It's official! Simon Zebo is returning to Munster.   Munster Rugby and the IRFU have announced that Simon Zebo has signed a one-year contract to return to play with the province for the 2021/22...

Munster to confirm Simon Zebo return - report

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Ireland winger Simon Zebo has agreed a move back to his home club Munster, according to a report by Nik Simon in the Daily Mail.   Zebo's contract with Racing 92 expires at the end of the...

European Player Of The Year Award Nominees Confirmed

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Representatives of the elite clubs which have qualified for this season’s Champions Cup semi-finals not surprisingly dominate the list of 15 nominees for the prestigious EPCR European Player of the...

Champions Cup Quarter-Finals Team Of The Week

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster, Toulouse, La Rochelle and Bordeaux are through to the Champions Cup semi-finals following their respective victories this weekend.      In the semi-finals, La Rochelle will...

Matthieu Jalibert's clutch long range penalty sends Bordeaux into the semi-finals

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

A match that some may claim to be one for the purists but in truth, it was far from pretty or entertaining but Bordeaux are into the Champions Cup semi-finals beating Racing 92 24-21.   Flyhalf...

Eight mouth-watering head to heads in the Champions Cup quarter-finals this weekend

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Just eight teams remain in the Champions Cup as they take the field this weekend to narrow that number to just four.    We have picked out eight of the best head to heads to keep an eye on...

All the Champions Cup quarter-final line ups

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Update to the latest version of the Ultimate Rugby app here   Quarter-final notes. • Home clubs have a 76% success rate from the 96 tournament quarter-finals which have been played...

Fiery French clash as Toulouse take on Clermont

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The second French clash sees the powerful Toulouse travelling to Stade Marcel Michelin to throw down the challenge to Clermont.   Clermont had a close shave with Wasps over the weekend, leaving...