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On This Day in 2018, Last-gasp Sexton drop-goal stuns France

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

On this day in 2018, there was late drama in Paris as Jonathan Sexton nailed a late drop-goal to hand Ireland a famous opening-round Six Nations win over France.   Jonathan Sexton spoiled Jacques...

Gatland: Time-bomb Sinckler could go off in Cardiff

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland says it will be a "big challenge" for Kyle Sinckler to avoid getting in hot water at the Principality Stadium.       Wales head coach Warren Gatland thinks the enormity...

Brunel Explains Parra & Lopez Exclusions

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Morgan Parra and Camille Lopez's absence from France's Six Nations squad is a sporting decision and nothing more, says Jacques Brunel.       Jacques Brunel insists his decision to...

Ultimate Six Nations Team-By-Team Guide

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

A look at every team competing in the 2019 Six Nations championship, as Ireland look to follow up their Grand Slam triumph.             The 2019 Six Nations gets...

Brown and Robson Set For Test Recalls

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones will name his Six Nations squad later today.     Reports suggest that there will not be many surprises in the Australian's squad. The Times has reported...

Brown desperate for England recall

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

With selection for the Six Nations looming, full-back Mike Brown says his burning desire to play for England is as strong as ever.       Mike Brown is desperate for a recall to England's...

"Rugby is half as dangerous today as it was 10 years ago” - Bernard Laporte

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

French rugby has recently mourned the death of four young rugby players in eight months but the president of the French rugby federation (FFR), Bernard Laporte, says the sport “is half...

Halfpenny to see specialist for ongoing concussion issues

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Having not played since November 10 due to ongoing concussion issues, Leigh Halfpenny appears to be a doubt for Wales' Six Nations campaign.             Leigh...

England duo set to make club returns

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

England coach Eddie Jones has been given a boost ahead of the Six Nations, with Billy Vunipola and Joe Launchbury to return for their clubs.             Billy...

Underhill a Six Nations doubt as Bath await specialist review

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

England's Sam Underhill will undergo a specialist review after suffering ankle ligament damage and could miss the start of the Six Nations.       Sam Underhill's participation in the...