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Latest World Rankings: Les Bleus on the rise

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

France, Georgia and Portugal all climb the World Rugby Men's Rankings following this weekend's matches in the Six Nations and Rugby Europe Championship.   France have moved above Australia and into...

Matsushima to join Clermont from July 2020

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Suntory Sungoliath has today confimed that Japan fullback/wing Kotaro Matsushima will join Clermont after the Top League 2020 season.   松島幸太朗「ASMクレルモン・オーヴェルニュ」への移籍のお知らせ!...

Magnus Bradbury re-signs for Edinburgh

6 months 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

6 months 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

7 months 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

7 months 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

7 months 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

7 months 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

7 months 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

8 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...