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Dan McFarland dismisses Coetzee speculation

18 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster coach Dan McFarland has dismissed speculation linking Marcell Coetzee with a move back to South Africa. The Springbok loose forward has been instrumental in leading Ulster to the top of...

IRFU blocking provinces from negotiating new contracts

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership and TOP14 clubs are busy recruiting for the 2020/21 seasons but the IRFU are blocking the Provinces from negotiating new contracts, says Agent Niall Woods.    A former Ireland...

Champions and Challenge Cup Round 1 &2 Referee Appointments

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

France’s Mathieu Raynal will be in charge when Exeter Chiefs begin their Heineken Champions Cup defence against Glasgow Warriors at Sandy Park next month. Raynal’s selection for the Pool B...

Champions and Challenge Cup Fixtures Confirmed

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs, who secured a first top-flight European title in such magnificent style last month, will begin their defence of the Heineken Champions Cup with an opening round clash against Glasgow Warriors...

Everything you need to know ahead of round 5 of the PRO14

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 5 of the Guinness PRO14 promises excitement and drama with five more matches set for the weekend. Munster and Benetton’s Saturday afternoon contest might have been postponed but there is more...

Winners & Losers: Champions Cup Draw

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Pools are in for the 2020/21 season of the Champions Cup. Holders Exeter Chiefs, will play against Toulouse and Glasgow Warriors in the pool stage of the 2020/21 competition following the...

Pools confirmed for the 2020/21 Champions Cup Season

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Champions Cup holders, Exeter Chiefs, will play against Toulouse and Glasgow Warriors in the pool stage of the 2020/21 Heineken Champions Cup following the tournament Pool Draw which was held today (Wednesday...

Champions Cup Pool Draw for 2020/21 season to take place on 28 October

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Pool Draw for the Heineken Champions Cup will be staged in Lausanne for the third successive year on Wednesday 28 October when Europe’s elite clubs will find out who their opponents will be for...