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Gregor Townsend Names Seven Uncapped Players in Scotland Six Nations Squad

2 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland Head Coach Gregor Townsend has named seven uncapped players in a 39-man Scotland squad for the 2019 Guinness Six Nations.   Injuries to Fraser Brown and George Turner have opened the...

London Irish sign Allan Dell

23 hours ago by London Irish

London Irish has today confirmed that Allan Dell will be joining the club ahead of the 2019/20 season.   Dell, a 26-year-old prop forward, is a 2017 British and Irish Lions tourist whose selection...

Sale Sharks Target Springbok Quintet

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership club Sale Sharks have their sights set on five Springboks according to Netwerk 24.       According to the report, Stormers prop Steven Kitshoff and the Sharks quartet...

Three Juicy Round Six Champions Cup Clashes To Note

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh v Montpellier, Friday 18th 7:45pm Richard Cockerill's side top Pool 5 through five rounds of action, they lead the French giants Montpellier by three points in a winner takes all clash at Murrayfield...

As It Stands: Selecting a Ireland XV to face England in Six Nations

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Front Row - 1) Cian Healy, 2) Rory Best, 3) Tadhg Furlong The same combination started in 3 of the 5 games during Ireland's 2018 Six Nations Grand Slam success. Ireland's front row won 36/37 scrums...

Former Highlanders flanker John Hardie opens up on drugs ban shame

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Kilted-Kiwi John Hardie's motivation to rebuild his career and reputation after a drug ban is one many will understand - the desire to make his parents proud again, to give something back to those...

John Hardie extends his stay at Newcastle Falcons

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 16-times-capped Scotland flanker joined the Falcons at the end of October, the former Edinburgh man having spent the summer training with French giants Clermont.   “I’m incredibly...

32-Man England U20s Squad Announced

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England U20s have named their 32-man Elite Player Squad for the 2018/19 season.     The squad, which will compete in the 2019 Six Nations as well as the World Rugby U20 Championship in Argentina,...

Glendale Raptors Announce More Signings to Kick Off the New Year

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Glendale Raptors have returned from their brief holiday break, hitting the ground running in preparation for the 2019 Major League Rugby Season, which kicks off with preseason games against the San...

Fairbrother to face Disciplinary Panel after Red Card

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A Disciplinary Panel will meet in Edinburgh on Thursday morning, December 27 to consider the red-card decision against Lloyd Fairbrother (No 3) of Dragons Rugby which occurred against Cardiff Blues on...