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Analysis: What makes a flanker effective in the modern game?

49 minutes ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Six Nations is just a few days away! It's been around three months since our last taste of Test Rugby and as always the Six Nations provides plenty of excitement for teams and fans alike.   As...

Matt Kvesic citing charge dismissed

3 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The charge against Exeter back-row Matt Kvesic for allegedly striking an opponent with his knee has been dismissed by a disciplinary panel.     He was cited by an independent citing commissioner following the...

Weekend Round Up

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Irish strike late to thwart Saints' summit bid     Dave Porecki's last-gasp try prevented 14-man Northampton Saints from going top of the Premiership as London Irish secured a thrilling...

Sale hold firm to down Premiership leaders Exeter as Wasps stun Worcester

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sale Sharks survived a second-half fightback from Exeter Chiefs to secure a hard-earned 22-19 victory over the Premiership leaders.     Having headed into Saturday's encounter on the south...

Snubbed England No.8's shine in the Premiership

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones raised a few eyebrows when he named his England squad for the 2020 Six Nations as he didn't name an out and out no.8 in the squad despite Billy Vunipola being ruled out of the competition.   Jones...

Sale hold firm to down Premiership leaders Exeter as Wasps stun Worcester

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs rallied in the second half against Sale Sharks, but the Premiership leaders still slipped to a first defeat since November.     Sale Sharks survived a second-half fightback...

Highlights | Sale Sharks 7-45 Glasgow Warriors

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Glasgow Warriors kept their quarter-final hopes alive with a 45-7 away thrashing of the Sale Sharks in round 6 of the Champions Cup. Glasgow got off to a superb start with two early tries to lead 14-0...

Eddie Jones names the first England squad of 2020 ahead of the Six Nations

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s head coach Eddie Jones has named his 34-man squad for the 2020 Guinness Six Nations.  Jones has included 22 players who played at the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan last year and...

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...

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...