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Doncaster Knights bring home the Bacon

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps youngster Tom Bacon is set to join Doncaster Knights on loan for the 2020-21 season.   Bacon, who represented Ireland U18, first joined Wasps from Henley College, making his senior debut in...

Los Puma Juan Pablo Socino joins Saracens

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens have announced the signing of experienced Argentinian Juan Pablo Socino. The 32-year-old was most recently with Club de Rugby El Salvador and has signed a one-year contract at Allianz...

Ireland's 2007 U20s Grand Slamers: Where are they now?

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The year is 2007 and although Ireland's senior side came second in the men's Six Nations claiming a Triple Crown, the u21s have impressed Grand Slamming the u21 Six Nations and claimed a Triple Crown.   The...

Mark Jones joins Crusaders and Canterbury coaching teams

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Wales international Mark Jones has been confirmed to join both the Crusaders and Canterbury Mitre 10 Cup campaigns for the 2020 and 2021 seasons.    Jones is the fifth coach confirmed...

Alex Rieder forced to retire

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps can today confirm that Alex Rieder has been advised to retire from professional rugby on medical grounds.     The back-row has suffered lengthy knee and shoulder setbacks over the past...

Newcastle Falcons sign Jersey Reds hooker Charlie Maddison

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jersey Reds hooker Charlie Maddison has returned to his native North East, signing a two-year deal with Newcastle Falcons.       The 28-year-old was born in Hexham and played his early...

Jersey Reds bolster squad with new signings

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jersey Reds have added two more forwards to their squad ahead of the 2019/20 season, as well as naming the captain for the forthcoming campaign.       Second row Sam Offer and prop James...

Charlie Mulchrone signs a short-term deal with Quins

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Harlequins have announced that Charlie Mulchrone has signed a playing contract extension, which will keep him at the Club until the end of the Rugby World Cup in Japan, providing cover for Martin Landajo....

Gloucester add to midfield depth

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gloucester have added to their depth in the midfield for next season with the signing of Newcastle Falcons and Scotland centre Chris Harris.   The midfielder is another player to leave Newcastle...

Sean Robinson signs new long-term deal with Falcons

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Lock-forward Sean Robinson will be a Newcastle Falcons player for the next four seasons after agreeing a new long-term contract with the club.   The 28-year-old Durham University graduate has made...