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La Rochelle hooker Bourgarit banned for six weeks after eye-gouge

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Pierre Bourgarit has been hit with a six-week suspension for his eye-gouge on Tom Curry in La Rochelle’s European Champions Cup loss to Sale Sharks.   Bourgarit was sent off for the offence,...

Alan Dickens named head coach of England Under 20s

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints defence coach Alan Dickens has been appointed as the new head coach of England Under 20 side with immediate effect.     Dickens, 43, is a former Sale Sharks, Leeds Tykes,...

Saints defence coach to head up England u20s

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Alan Dickens has been appointed England men U20s head coach.   Dickens joins the Rugby Football Union from Northampton Saints where he was most recently defence coach for the Premiership side. Dickens,...

Team of the Week - Champions Cup Round 2

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The European block is complete and 2 weeks of Champions Cup Rugby has seen a few upsets and a number of World Cup stars make their way back for hteir respective clubs. This weekend was full of action with...

WATCH: Chris Ashton wonder try not allowed

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sale Sharks go from deep in their 22 to score a wonder try only to be called back for a forward pass to Faf de Klerk. Controversially the home side took the conversion quickly but the referee still brought...

Champions Cup Round 2 Preview

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The second round of the Champions Cup takes place this weekend and here is what all rugby fans get to witness in the coming days.     Gary Rinrose was in electric form last weekend, as Leinster...

Glasgow Warriors vs Sale Sharks (13-7) | Champions Cup highlights

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

It was a game that was dominated by both teams at different times. Glasgow dominated for the first 60 minutes of the game despite not having too many points to show for it. They put all their points on...

Champions Cup Team of Round One

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

After a pulsating opening round of the Champions Cup, we have selected our team of the week.     1. Jeremy Loughman - Munster    A tough call on Connacht's Denis Buckley who was...

Champions Cup Preview

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Champions Cup gets underway on Friday the 15th of November and although it is starting a little later than usual, there is no doubt that it will be jammed packed with action.      With...

Premiership leaders Northampton Saints too strong for Harlequins

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership leaders Northampton Saints made it three wins from three at the start of the new campaign with a convincing 40-22 victory over Harlequins on Friday.     Though they fell behind...