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Nick Tompkins starts on his return to Saracens, Farrell leads the side

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nick Tompkins insists the chance to run out as a Saracen once again is a moment he will savour as the centre prepares to make his first start since returning to the club.   The Welsh international’s...

Relegation in Premiership set to be suspended

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

According to a report in the dailymail.co.uk, relegation from the Premiership is set to be suspended until the 2024-25 season, at least.   However, the top division could be expanded to 14 teams...

Darren Barry leaves Falcons to join French side Vannes

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons lock Darren Barry has left the club to join French side, RC Vannes.     The 31-year-old joined from Worcester Warriors in the summer of 2019 and has made 20 first team...

European Player Of The Year Award Nominees Confirmed

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Representatives of the elite clubs which have qualified for this season’s Champions Cup semi-finals not surprisingly dominate the list of 15 nominees for the prestigious EPCR European Player of the...

Scarlets and Wales hooker Ryan Elias signs new deal

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hooker Ryan Elias has become the latest Wales international to sign a new deal with the Scarlets.   Hailing from Carmarthen, the 26-year-old is one of a number of home-grown products in the Scarlets...

Saracens to unleash test stars against Bedford

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Director of Rugby Mark McCall insists the reintegration of the club’s international players has been incredibly positive as several prepare to make their Championship debuts this weekend against...

Leinster tackle the Defending champs at Sandy Park

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sandy Park will be the venue for this Anglo-Irish clash as defending champions Exeter Chiefs attempt to establish a grip on Leinster.   Leinster had their fixture against Toulon called off after...

Owen Farrell named captain of Saracens

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens have announced that Owen Farrell will lead the club as captain on a permanent basis.   The 29 year-old made his debut for Saracens back in 2008 and has since notched up 201 appearances.   Saracens...

Cordero extends his stay at Exeter Chiefs

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs Director of Rugby, Rob Baxter, has confirmed that Facundo Cordero has agreed a contract extension with the reigning English and European champions.     The 22-year-old joined...

Saracens recall Wales centre Nick Tompkins from Dragons loan

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens have welcomed back Wales centre Nick Thompson from Dragons loan.     The 26-year-old made 14 appearances for the Dragons during his spell in south Wales, scoring his one and...