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Murray, Harris & Vunipola start second Test

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

British & Irish Lions Head Coach, Warren Gatland, has made three changes to the starting XV which beat the Springboks last Saturday to take a 1-0 lead in the Castle Lager Lions Series. Conor Murray...

Mike Blair Appointed Edinburgh Head Coach

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh Rugby has announced the appointment of Scotland Assistant Coach Mike Blair as the club’s new Head Coach.     The former Edinburgh and Scotland captain made over 150 appearances...

"I think it will be difficult for this group of players to excel on Saturday" - O'Gara

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former British and Irish Lions flyhalf Ronan O'Gara has expressed his concerns over Warren Gatland's combinations ahead of the first test against the Springboks on Saturday.   Speaking on Off The...

Alun Wyn Jones leads the B&I Lions in first Test against Springboks

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

British & Irish Lions Head Coach Warren Gatland has named his side for the first Test against the Springboks at Cape Town Stadium on Saturday 24 July (kick off 5pm BST).   Tour captain Alun...

Warren Abrahams steps down as Wales Women coach

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales Women head coach Warren Abrahams is to leave his position at the Welsh Rugby Union by mutual agreement, with immediate effect.     Abrahams was appointed in November 2020 on a...

Fiji International Doge signs for Dragons

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fiji international Mesake Doge has agreed a move to Rodney Parade to become a Dragon.       The powerhouse prop – who started for Fiji in both international fixtures with New Zealand...

World Rugby: How The Lions *Could* Beat South Africa!

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The warm-ups are done and it is almost time for the British and Irish Lions to take on South Africa in Test Match One! The Lions have some weapons up their sleeve and in this video, World Rugby look at...

Latest World Rankings: Wales Fall, Argentina Rise

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the weekend's test action, Wales have fallen to ninth on the World Rugby Rankings with Argentina moving into their highest position since June 2016.   Los Pumas' 33-11 in Cardiff...

Lions captain Alun Wyn Jones 'fit and raring to go' for first Test – Tandy

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Alun Wyn Jones returned to action just three weeks after dislocating his shoulder and is now in line to start against South Africa.     British and Irish Lions captain Alun Wyn Jones is...