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Champions Cup: In Focus: Stade Toulousain

23 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Our preview series of Heineken Champions Cup Pool B sides concludes as we take a look at Stade Toulousain, five-time winners of the competition.   Heineken Champions Cup record Toulouse lifted...

R8 Wrap of United Rugby Championship

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

CARDIFF STUN THE SHARKS IN HISTORIC DURBAN VICTORY   Cardiff became the first Welsh team to win a United Rugby Championship match in South Africa as they recorded a stunning 35-0 bonus point victory...

Jack Willis joins Toulouse

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

As an additional player, England international Jack Willis joins Stade Toulousain until the end of this 2022-2023 season.   The 25-year old has played more than 80 games for his former club Wasps.   "We...

Bulls not Taking the Welsh Clashes Lightly

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Bulls are wary of wounded Welsh rugby as they prepare for back-to-back BKT United Rugby Championship matches against the Ospreys and Cardiff Rugby.     Last weekend saw the Wales national...

Leicester Tigers sign Gabriel Oghre

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have signed Gabriel Oghre on a short-term deal.   The 24-year-old hooker joins Tigers after five years with Wasps.   Oghre played his junior rugby for Bath Rugby, where he...

Red Roses name matchday squad to play New Zealand in Rugby World Cup final

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Head coach Simon Middleton has named his matchday squad for England’s Rugby World Cup final against New Zealand at Eden Park (Saturday 12 November, kick-off 7.30pm local time/6.30am UK time and live...

Jamie George returns as England prepare for Japan

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has named a 36-player squad for England’s Autumn Nations Series match against Japan this weekend.       England will take on the Brave Blossoms at Twickenham Stadium...

Newcastle Falcons Team News

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jamie Blamire comes into Newcastle Falcons’ side for Saturday’s Gallagher Premiership visit of Bath Rugby, starting at hooker for the first time this season.   The 24-year-old started...

Biggar to leave Northampton Saints with immediate effect

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints can confirm that Dan Biggar will depart the Club with immediate effect, at the fly-half’s request.   The Club announced earlier this month that the 33-year-old Wales international...

Former Wasps coach Lee Blackett joins Scarlets

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scarlets have confirmed that Lee Blackett, formerly the Head Coach of Wasps, will be taking-up the role of Backs and Skills coach as part of Dwayne Peel’s coaching set-up. He will fill the vacant...