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Ireland optimistic over Henshaw despite hamstring injury

2 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Despite suffering a hamstring problem in training, Ireland centre Robbie Henshaw will not be heading home early from Japan.     Ireland remain "reasonably positive" over Robbie Henshaw's...

Rugby World Cup Update

2 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Robbie Henshaw unlikely to feature against Scotland   #RWC2019 Reasonably positive news on Robbie Henshaw @henshawrob after the scan. He is unlikely to feature v @Scotlandteam He...

David Denton to retire from rugby

5 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

42-times-capped Scotland back-row forward David Denton has today announced his retirement from rugby.       The 29-year-old has been advised to bow out on medical...

Robbie Henshaw unlikely to feature against Scotland

5 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Irish Rugby have confirmed that Robbie Henshaw is unlikely to feature in the clash against Scotland following a scan.     The 26-year-old pulled a tight hamstring in training on Saturday.   #RWC2019...

Four Smaller Rugby World Cup Games Worth Tuning In For

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2019 Rugby World Cup kicks off next week and while everyone is looking forward to those big clashes involving the tier 1 nations, such as New Zealand v South Africa and Ireland v Scotland, we...

Robbie Henshaw emerges as major Rugby World Cup injury worry

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland Head Coach Joe Schmidt has confirmed that Robbie Henshaw has suffered a ‘tightness’ in his hamstring and is in doubt for Ireland's RWC opener against Scotland.     The...

England U20s fixtures & venues for U20 Six Nations Championship announced

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men U20s fixtures and venues for the 2020 U20 Six Nations Championship have been announced with home matches in Northampton (Franklin’s Gardens) and Gloucester (Kingsholm Stadium).   The...

Women's Six Nations 2020 Fixtures Revealed!

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

It has today announced that the 2020 Women’s Six Nations will begin with three Sunday fixtures on the first weekend in February 2020.     Champions England will get their campaign...

Huw Jones to 15 a reality says Dave Rennie

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

According to reports in 'The Scotsman' Dave Rennie is considering moving overlooked Scotland midfielder, Huw Jones, to fullback to cover the loss of Stuart Hogg.   Glasgow Warriors have a plethora...

Test Team of the Week

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the Rugby World Cup warm-ups done and dusted and the Rugby World Cup a mere few days away, we take a look back the past weekend and selected our team of the Week.     1. Ellis Genge -...