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Six Bizarre Signings In Rugby

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

With rugby becoming more and more of professional each year, the more players will move around.   There have been plenty of fantastic signings over the years for many of clubs but we have a look...

Sports quiz of the week: Super Bowl, Super League and a super sub

1 year ago by The Guardian

Who is grounded? Who is making history? Who is seeing red?Raheem Mostert will be playing for the San Francisco 49ers in the Super Bowl on Sunday. What does Mostert’s new $8.7m contract prohibit him from...

WATCH: Organized Mayhem - The B.A.T.S. Rugby Story

1 year ago by Rugby Dump

We recently caught up with Thia Markson, the Director of this fascinating rugby documentary that was eight years in the making. Organized Mayhem The B.A.T.S. Rugby Story tells the story of a San Francisco...

Premiership season structure for 2020/21 and 2021/22 confirmed

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership Rugby has reconfirmed the season structure for both the 2020/21 and 2021/22 Premiership seasons.   The Premiership Rugby announcement comes after the schedule for the British & Irish...

Philip Snyman announces his retirement from rugby

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok Sevens captain Philip Snyman has announced his retirement from all rugby following a career-ending back injury.     The 32-year-old three-time World Rugby Sevens Series champion...

Ruaridh McConnochie: ‘To be able to do this as a job is incredible’

1 year ago by The Guardian

Success in sevens has quickly translated into a surprise chance to be part of England’s World Cup squadRuaridh McConnochie’s first season playing professional XVs was a whirlwind by any stretch of...

Samu Manoa announces retirement from international rugby

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

USA Rugby have confirmed that Samu Manoa has announced his retirement from international rugby.   Manoa debuted with the Eagles in 2010 against Georgia after spending seven years making a name...

James Rodwell to retire at end of season

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The most capped rugby sevens player of all time James Rodwell will retire from professional rugby at the end of the 2018/19 season.     Rodwell became England Sevens’ most capped...

Monday Evening Round Up

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership Rugby and LNR release a joint statement on Nations Championship concept   The controlling bodies of England's Premiership and France's Top 14 have responded to World Rugby's Nations...

Premiership Rugby and LNR release joint statement on Nations Championship concept

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The controlling bodies of England's Premiership and France's Top 14 have responded to World Rugby's Nations Championship plans.    World Rugby responded to reports last week revealing...