Warren Gatland announces coaching staff for 2021 Lions tour

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland has announced his coaching staff for the 2021 British & Irish Lions tour to South Africa.   After much uncertainty caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, it was finally decided that...

Finn Russell banned for three games following red card against France

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland and Racing 92 flyhalf Finn Russell has been handed a three-week ban.   The Scottish playmaker was shown a red card in last Friday’s Six Nations win against France.   Russell...

Pivac revels in Wales Six Nations triumph after Scotland beat France

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wayne Pivac says Wales' failure to win the Grand Slam takes nothing away from their Six Nations success after they were crowned champions on Friday.   Six days after Wales missed out on...

Van der Merwe stuns Les Bleus as Wales claim title

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland claimed their first victory in Paris since 1999 as France missed out on the Six Nations title, with Wales crowned champions.     Wales were crowned Six Nations champions as Scotland...

Red Roses name squad for 2021 Six Nations

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England Women head coach Simon Middleton has named a 38-player squad for the 2021 Women’s Six Nations.   The Red Roses will assemble in Doncaster on Monday ahead their opening Pool A game...

Warriors support Cornell du Preez call-up

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Worcester Warriors can confirm that the club will release Cornell du Preez for international duty if he is called up for next weekend’s re-arranged Guinness Six Nations match against France in Paris.       Warriors have...

CJ Stander to retire at the end of the season

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

CJ Stander has confirmed that he will retire from professional rugby at the end of the season.     The Ireland and Lions capped back row is calling time on his rugby career at the end...

Italy name squad for Round 5 of Six Nations

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Italy have named their squad for the final round of the 2021 Six Nations.   The Auzzurri have had yet another disappointing tournament having been again labelled the ‘whipping boys’...

Owen Farrell's comments after French clash

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

A late try by England lock Maro Itoje sealed a much-needed win for England against France at Twickenham in a hard-fought Round 4 clash.   England captain Owen Farrell was proud of his charges and...

A mouth-watering Celtic clash as Ireland tackle the Scots

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another classic Celtic clash graces the Six Nations as Andy Farrell’s Ireland travel to Murrayfield to take on Gregor Townsend’s Scottish outfit.   Ireland have posted three victories...