Taulupe Faletau rugby player
Taulupe Faletau rugby player

Taulupe Faletau

12th Nov 1990 1.87m/113kg No. 8

The INCREDIBLY Talented U20 Class Of 2010

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

We continue to look back at past U20 World Championship and have a look at where some of the players who have had gone to reach the pinnacle of test rugby and star on the domestic scene.     Kurtley...

Former Samoan international cautious over plans to let players represent more than one Test nation

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sir Bill Beaumont is prepared to address the possibility of players from the Pacific Islands being allowed to return to play for their country of birth after being captured by other international teams,...

Latest Rumour Mill

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

With all live sport on pause, the rugby rumour mill is going wild!   We take a look at some of the rumours around player movements, league returns and much more:     Dave Rennie...

Alun Wyn Jones' 100th test for Wales: New Zealand v Wales - June 2016 (Full Game)

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales led the world champions All Blacks 18-15 at half-time after a breathless opening 40 minutes, with Taulupe Faletau and Rhys Webb both scoring while Dan Biggar kicked 11 points as they threatened to...

England Legend Lawrence Dallaglio selects his British and Irish Lions XV

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

British and Irish Lions legend Lawrence Dallaglio has named his Lions XV and has effectively written off Alun Wyn Jones’ chances of securing a starting slot on the Lions' three-Test showdown...

Premiership to relax ban on releasing non-England players for Six Nations - Report

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The postponement of the Six Nations until later this year teed up a potential stumbling block for the likes of Wales, Scotland and Italy with a number of their players currently representing Premiership...

WATCH: Romain Poite denies a young Stuart Hogg a try on his test debut back in 2012

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Now a seasoned Scottish International and a British and Irish and his country's captained, we rewind to 2012 when an exciting fullback from Glasgow made his test debut against Wales during the Six Nations.   Hogg...

Pivac hails 'ultimate professional' Jones ahead of record-equalling appearance

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Alun Wyn Jones will equal Richie McCaw's world record of 148 Tests on Saturday, and Wales coach Wayne Pivac has paid tribute to his skipper.     Wales head coach Wayne Pivac hailed captain...

Alun Wyn Jones To Equal World Record As Wales Reveal Their Team To Face Scotland

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones will equal the world record for test appearances in Cardiff on Saturday as he draws level with Richie McCaw on 148 appearances.   The inspirational captain will make...

Wales ring the changes ahead of Twickenham Test

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales have made four changes to their starting XV to play England at Twickenham on Saturday.   Liam Williams and Josh Navidi return from injury to make their first appearances in Wales’ 2020...