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Vladimir Podrezov joins Irish on short-term deal

16 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

London Irish have completed the signing of Vladimir Podrezov.   The Russian prop, formerly of VVA-Podmoskovye, has been training with the Club in recent weeks and has now agreed a short-term contract...

Latest World Rankings: Les Bleus get World Rugby Men’s Ranking bonus

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

After a thrilling end to round five of the Six Nations 2021, France are still in contention for a first Championship title since 2010.       Saturday’s dramatic 32-30 win...

World Rankings Permutations

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has published the latest men's World Rugby Rankings permutations for this weekend's Guinness 6 Nations and Rugby Europe Championship matches.   France will secure an immediate return...

Oli Morris signs his first full contract with Worcester

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Worcester Warriors centre Oli Morris has signed his first full contract with the club.     Morris is currently a member of the Three Pears Warriors Academy having arrived at Sixways from...

Latest World Rankings: England Fall, Wales Rise

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

An eventful weekend of rugby in the Six Nations and Rugby Europe Championship led to a couple of positional changes in the World Rugby Men’s Rankings.   England’s first defeat to Scotland...

Monaco selected to host the World Rugby Sevens Repechage

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has today confirmed the repechage tournament for the Tokyo Olympic Games will take place in Monaco on 19-20 June, 2021. The decision was confirmed by the World Rugby Executive Committee following...

Winners and Losers: Rugby World Cup 2023 Draw

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2023 Rugby World Cup Pools are in.    Hosts France have been drawn with the All Blacks as well as Italy while the defending Champions, South Africa, have been drawn alongside Scotland and...

Edinburgh flyhalf van der Walt starts on debut against Ireland

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh flyhalf Jaco van der Walt will make his Scotland debut as one of six changes to the starting team to face Ireland at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday 5 December (kick-off 2:15pm).   Captain...