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European Player of the Year award 2020 – nominees announced

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

15 nominees for the prestigious EPCR European Player of the Year 2020 award have today been announced.   Leinster Rugby, the No 1-ranked club going into the Champions Cup quarter-finals have three...

Top 14: Leaders Lyon bounce back from European disappointment

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Lyon quickly put their European Champions Cup disappointment behind them to return to the Top 14 summit with a comfortable home victory over Toulon on Saturday.     The domestic league leaders...

Big Will Skelton linked with non Aussie Super Rugby switch

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens' powerful Wallaby lock Will Skelton has been linked with a move away from the Championship bound side at the end of the season as the London Club look to make cuts on their salary bill.     South...

Leaders Lyon bounce back from European disappointment

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Top 14 front-runners Lyon won again, while La Rochelle's Arthur Retiere grabbed a hat-trick and Brive left it late.     Lyon quickly put their European Champions Cup disappointment behind...

Highlights | Saracens 27-24 Racing 92

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens snuck into the last eight with a hard fought 27-24 home win over pool winners Racing 92 in the final round of pool matches in the Champions Cup. Saracens got off to a dream start with two early...

Weekend Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sunwolves have announced they have signed Tautalatasi Tasi for the 2020 Super Rugby season     Tasi joined the Rebels in 2019 with Quade Cooper as an extended pre-season squad member, making...

Repeat of 2019 final as Leinster host Saracens in quarter-final

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Rugby and Saracens will do battle once again in a rematch of the 2019 Heineken Champions Cup final when they meet in this season’s quarter-finals.    No.1 seed Leinster...

Champions Cup Team of Round Six

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The pool stages of the Champions Cup came to an end of the weekend with the eight teams now set to compete for the ultimate prize.   The #HeinekenChampionsCup QFLeinster v SaracensExeter v NorthamptonToulouse...

Resilient Saracens keep their Champions Cup hopes alive

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens put in a resilient performance against Racing 92 to keep their hopes of making the Champions Cup quarter-finals.   Following the news of their relegation at the end of the season,...

Concern for Eddie Jones with Billy Vunipola set to miss the Six Nations

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones may be without one of his star men during the 2020 Six Nations after Saracens confirmed that Billy Vunipola has suffered a broken arm in Saracens' win over Racing 92 at Allianz Arena on Sunday   Vunipola...