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European Player of the Year award 2020 – nominees announced

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

15 nominees for the prestigious EPCR European Player of the Year 2020 award have today been announced.   Leinster Rugby, the No 1-ranked club going into the Champions Cup quarter-finals have three...

Predicted: How Ireland could line up in the Six Nations opener

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland kick off a new era on Saturday 1 February with Andy Farrell taking charge of his first game as the new Irish head coach as they host Scotland.   The former defence coach will name his...

Highlights | Ulster 22-15 Bath

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

One of Bath's better games this season but they again fall short and lose all 6 of their European games for the first time in their history. Ulster secured a play off spot with Addison, Burns and Cooney...

Repeat of 2019 final as Leinster host Saracens in quarter-final

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Rugby and Saracens will do battle once again in a rematch of the 2019 Heineken Champions Cup final when they meet in this season’s quarter-finals.    No.1 seed Leinster...

Champions Cup Round 5 Match Reports

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Three late tries send Racing 92 into quarter-finals     Three tries in the final nine minutes helped Racing 92 secure a 39-22 win over Munster Rugby on Sunday afternoon in Paris, securing...

Champions Cup Preview: Clermont Auvergne Vs Ulster Rugby

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Although Ulster have wrapped up 17 points and are currently sitting in the top spot in Pool 3 there place isn't exactly guaranteed with Clermont one point behind them. The two face each other on Saturday...

Four Games To Watch This Weekend

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The new decade and year is here and as we head into the first rugby weekend of the year, we have picked out four must-watch games in what is a jampacked weekend of European Rugby.     Ulster...

Highlights: Ulster Rugby v Connacht

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster put on a clinical home display to claim a 35-3 win over Connacht in round 9 of the Pro14. Connacht opened the scoring with an early penalty, but Ulster hit back with two tries in quick succession...

Champions Cup Highlights: Harlequins 10-34 Ulster

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster prove to strong for Harlequins as they get a bonus point win, despite poor conditions in the 2nd half. Harlequins were full of errors and Ulster made them pay for tjose mistakes. Ulster took a while...

Champions Cup Highlights: Ulster 25-24 Harlequins

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The match swang back and forth for both sides until the 79th minute. John Cooney's kick allowed Ulster to take the win in a nail bitting finish.   The two sides meet next week which would surely...