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Kolbe dubs European giants as World Cup favourites

2 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Star Springbok winger Cheslin Kolbe has dubbed France favourites to lift the Webb Ellis Cup at the conclusion of next year’s World Cup.     Kolbe, who currently plies his trade with Toulon...

The seven uncapped players included in England's training squad

23 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has included seven uncapped players in his mini-training squad.   England begins preparations for their four home Autumn Nations Series fixtures in November during...

Emerging Ireland Squad Update.

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

  The Emerging Ireland squad have completed a three day camp in the IRFU High Performance Centre in Dublin and will depart this evening for Bloemfontein ahead of their participation in the Toyota...

Sam Simmonds agrees Montpellier switch

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sam Simmonds is understood to have agreed a move to Montpellier ahead of next season.      Reports have indicated that the prolific back-rower will join the current Top 14 champions as...

Jonathan Thomas Joins Ealing Trailfinders Coaching Team

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ealing Trailfinders have announced that Jonathan Thomas will assist the coaching team as a Forwards Consultant.   Thomas (JT) joins Ealing Trailfinders with a wealth of experience...

London Irish sign Logan Trotter

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

London Irish is pleased to confirm the signature of former Scotland under-20s international outside back Logan Trotter.   The 23-year-old, once a member of the Academy of United Rugby Championship...

Emerging Ireland Squad Named For South African Tour

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ireland coaching group have named the 35-man squad that will travel to South Africa in late September to play in the Toyota Challenge.   The Emerging Ireland panel will have a three...

Bristol to battle Bath in season opener at Ashton Gate

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The eagerly awaited 2022-23 Premiership will kick off at Ashton Gate this season with a humdinger as Bristol host their neighbours, Bath Rugby.     Bath are at the commencement of a new chapter...

Rugby World Cup: With exactly one year to go, how are the leading nations shaping up?

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Excitement levels for the 2023 Rugby World Cup have ramped up another notch with Thursday marking exactly one year to go until the tournament gets up and running. For some teams, the next 12 months will...

Premiership: Genge refuses to be rested ahead of season opener

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The eagerly awaited 2022-23 Premiership will kick off at Ashton Gate this season with a humdinger as Bristol host their neighbours, Bath Rugby.     A significant development in the formidable...