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Thursday Morning Round Up

1 hour ago by Ultimate Rugby

Danny Cipriani named Premiership Player of the Season ✅ Gloucester Player of the Season 🏅✅ RPA Player's Player of the Season 🏅✅ Premiership Player of the Season 🏅🤷‍♂️ Test...

Rob Kearney considering Top 14 switch as contract talks stall

20 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster and Ireland fullback Rob Kearney could be heading to France and is said to be considering offers from two Top 14 clubs.   Kearney was a notable omission from the list of 21 players who...

Watch: Aaron Cruden almost ended Montpellier's playoffs hopes before a tighthead prop saved the day

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Montpellier kept their hopes of making the TOP14 playoffs alive on Sunday as claimed a bonus point victory over Stade Francais.    La Rochelle's loss to Lyon on Saturday meant that Montpellier...

Watch: Simon Zebo's hattrick helps Racing 92 to a convincing victory

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Munster fullback Simon Zebo continued his fine for Racing 92 this weekend as he scored hattrick against Perpignan to keep Racing 92 in the Top 4 of the competition heading into the final round of...

Bordeaux collapse to costly defeat, Stade hopes dashed by Montpellier

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bordeaux Begles' hopes of securing a Champions Cup place and a spot in the Top 14 play-offs evaporated in dramatic fashion as they threw away a 29-point lead to lose 43-36 to Toulouse, who are now...

Uncapped European-based forward on Erasmus' radar

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok Head Coach Rassie Erasmus made the unprecedented call to hand overseas-based outside back Cheslin Kolbe his first Springbok coach in 2018 and he looks he might make the same call in 2019.   In...

Dupichot and Zebo grab hat-tricks as Racing 92 rout Perpignan

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Perpignan suffered a 23rd loss in 25 Top 14 games as Louis Dupichot and Simon Zebo scored hat-tricks in Racing 92's 52-14 victory.     Racing 92 boosted their hopes of qualifying for the...

Toulon boss admits he may have been overly critical of Julian Savea

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulon owner Mourad Boudjellal has admitted he may have been 'too harsh' in his criticism of former All Blacks winger Julian Savea.   Boudjellal slammed Savea in February following Toulon's 19-10...

Wednesday Morning Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jesse Kriel snubs UK interest to sign Japanese deal   Following the news that Handre Pollard will leave the Bulls at the end of the season while RG Snyman is set to miss the 2020 season while off...