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Mako Vunipola ruled out of England's November tests

11 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Mako Vunipola will miss England's autumn Test series following his calf strain.   The Saracens' loosehead prop will be sidelined for six weeks, with lock Nick Isiekwe also ruled out for...

Champions Cup TOTW - Round One

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

An enticing opening round of the Champions Cup has come to an end and it's time for us to pick our Team of the Week.   15. Gareth Anscombe - Cardiff Blues   An outstanding performance...

'The Lowe Show': Champions Cup Player of the Weekend

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

James Lowe is the recipient of our Round 1 Champions Cup Player of the Weekend following his one man demolition of Wasps at the RDS on Friday night. The New Zealander scored twice for the Irish province...

Champions Cup Highlights: Round One

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Watch the video highlights from Round One of the Champions Cup.   Leinster vs Wasps   Bath vs Toulouse   Exeter Chiefs vs Munster   Montpellier vs Edinburgh   Ulster...

“They’re too good a team to think you can defend against them for long periods" - Dai Young

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dai Young, Wasps director of rugby, was left dismayed by his side’s performance against Leinster on Friday.   Wasps fell to a 52-3 loss to the champions after heading to into the break...

“We just need to be careful that we’re not getting too far ahead of ourselves,” - Leo Cullen

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster head coach Leo Cullen said his side will not get carried away after they claimed a bonus point win over Wasps in the opening fixture of the Champions Cup in Dublin.   The champions outscored...

Top Performers - Leinster v Wasps

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster enjoyed a dream start to their title defence of the Champions Cup as they brushed Wasps aside to claim a massive 52-3 victory   The Champions equalled their longest winning streak in the...

Exciting Champions Cup Debutants

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round one of the 2018/19 Champions Cup kicks off this weekend with a number of encounters that should provide some thrilling entertainment.     With the new season kicking off there are a...

Double Injury blow for Wasps

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps' have been dealt a major injury blow ahead of their opening Champions Cup clash with Leinster with England lock Joe Launchbury being ruled out for up to 12 weeks.   The second rower will...

Key Head to Heads: Leinster v Wasps

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster get their Champions Cup defence underway today in a titanic clash against Wasps.   Both sides have named strong teams for the encounter with James Lowe being the only Leinster player in...