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Warren Gatland Names The 2021 British & Irish Lions Squad

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The British & Irish Lions Head Coach, Warren Gatland, has today named a 37-man squad to tour South Africa for the 2021 Castle Lager Lions Series. Gatland has also named Alun Wyn Jones as captain for...

Champions Cup finalists dominate European Player of the Year shortlist

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

La Rochelle and Toulouse have received added recognition following their qualification for the Champions Cup final at Twickenham Stadium as their star performers dominate the prestigious shortlist for...

The Mercurial Marcus Smith: a Lions bolter?

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins dynamic playmaker Marcus Smith could find himself as a bolter in Warren Gatland’s British & Irish Lions squad, due to be announced on Thursday.    Reports indicate...

Seven players who may have enough credit with Warren Gatland to make the Lions squad

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

British and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland will be naming the 36 players who will tour to South Africa on Friday.   With the squad announcement coming up, we take a look at seven players...

2021 British and Irish Lions Tour: Predicting the 36-man squad

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland selected 41 players to tour New Zealand four years ago but his preparation for the tour to South Africa will be vastly different. The British and Irish Lions have a shorter tour to...

Eleven Internationals Start For Saracens Clash Against Ealing

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens Director of Rugby Mark McCall insists there is a real excitement among the group as Saracens Men face league leaders Ealing Trailfinders on Sunday afternoon.    McCall has made just made...

Saracens coaches agree new long-term contracts

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens have announced that ten integral members of staff at the training ground have committed their long-term futures to the club.     Director of rugby Mark McCall has been at Saracens...

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

1 month 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

1 month 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

1 month 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...