Wales appoint Gareth Williams as assistant coach

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gareth Williams has been appointed to a full-time assistant coaching role with Six Nations champions Wales     Williams was part of Wayne Pivac's coaching team during the Six Nations and Autumn...

5 Facts on Tadhg Furlong

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland prop Tadhg Furlong, who returned to action earlier this year after missing nearly 12 months through injury, was one of Ireland's standout players as they finished third in the Six Nations.       The...

Video emerges of infamous training ground fight between Alun Wyn Jones and Jake Ball

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Footage of the infamous training ground fight between Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones and Jake Ball ahead of the Six Nations clash with Ireland has emerged on Twitter.   The two players exchanged blows...

5 Facts on Duhan van der Merwe

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

South African-born Edinburgh and Scotland powerhouse Duhan van der Merwe is included in the 37-man 2021 British & Irish Lions squad to face the world champion Springboks in July and August.       The...

2022 Six Nations Fixtures Confirmed

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The eagerly-awaited 2022 Six Nations fixtures have been announced with Wales set to open their title defence against Ireland on 5 February.   Scotland will host England on the same day, while France...

Jones to remain England head coach following RFU's in-depth Six Nations review

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Eddie Jones will continue as the England head coach after the RFU's findings following a review into last month’s fifth-place Guinness Six Nations finish.      Jones'...

Antoine Dupont - What's the secret to his Inside Line? | Rugby Analysis | Toulouse | Champions Cup

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

So, what's the secret to the Antoine Dupont Inside Line? It's not uncommon for players to run cheat lines on the inside of the ball, in fact most players will do so at some point, but not like Dupont!

Nigel Owens expresses 'concerns' over Maro Itoje leading the Lions

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Former test referee Nigel Owens maintains that Alun Wyn Jones and not Maro Itoje or Owen Farrell should lead the British and Irish Lions against South Africa later this year.   Warren...

Warren Gatland: Alun Wyn Jones is 'one of the guys that we would be looking at in terms of captain material'

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland has indicated that Alun Wyn Jones is in the conversation as a potential British and Irish Lions Tour captain.   Speaking after the confirmation of the Lions coaching staff, the...

Eddie Jones' assistants to miss out on Lions Tour - report

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The British & Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland is expected to confirm his coaching staff next weekend as the Lions ramp up their preparations for the tour to South Africa.   According to a report...