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Magnus Bradbury re-signs for Edinburgh

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland international back-row Magnus Bradbury has become the latest player to commit his future to Edinburgh Rugby after today putting pen-to-paper on a new deal.     Bradbury,...

Reader's Right Wing of the Year

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

As the year draws to a close we take a look back at the year that was and have nominated four players from each position for your team of the year.   We have included players based on their club...

Thursday Morning Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round-Up of the news and headlines doing the rounds across the Rugby World.     Leicester Tigers set to hold onto England ace George Ford is set to agree a new deal with...

John Barclay retires from international rugby

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Scotland captain John Barclay has announced his retirement from international rugby.   Barclay made his debut against New Zealand at Murrayfield in the 2007 World Cup and captained the side...

Bundee Aki re-signs with Connacht and Ireland

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The IRFU and Connacht Rugby have confirmed that Bundee Aki has signed a three year contract extension that will keep him at the Sportsground up to the end of the 2022/23 season. Having joined Connacht...

Jordan Williams ruled out with knee injury

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Full back Jordan Williams is set for an enforced spell on the sidelines after suffering a serious knee injury in the Challenge Cup victory over Enisei-STM.     Williams – who has made...

Challenge Cup Round 2 Round-Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dragons stamped their authority on Challenge Cup Pool 1 on Friday afternoon with a comprehensive 49-22 win over Enisei-STM in Krasnodar     Tries from Bjorn Basson and Jeremy Jordaan gave...

John Quill announces international retirement

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

USA flanker John Quill has announced his retirement from international duty following two Rugby World Cup tournaments.     The 29-year-old earned 37 test caps for the USA, scoring five...

Clinical Springboks, happy hosts, Irish de ja vu – the top Opta facts

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa were crowned champions at the end of an enthralling Rugby World Cup on Saturday.   The tournament in Japan proved a huge success, with packed-out venues and fervent support from a nation...

WATCH: The four tries shortlisted for the Try of the Year

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The contenders for the International Rugby Players (IRP) Try of the Year 2019 have been revealed, with the winner to be announced at the World Rugby Awards in Tokyo on 3 November.     Three...