Watch: Steffon Armitage slots the match winning kick for Biarritz in a penalty shootout

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Not since the 2009 Champions Cup semi-final between Leicester Tigers and Cardiff has a top-flight European match or any top-flight match gone to a penalty shootout.   However, on Saturday that all...

Where are they now? The 2009 Emerging Springboks that drew with the Lions

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

  In 2009, the British and Irish Lions were dealt a blow in their preparations for the test Series against the Springboks as they failed to put an Emerging Springbok side away drawing 13 all in Cape...

The sorry stats behind Agen's 0-26 Top 14 season

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Agen will be playing their rugby in France's second division next season after a truly horrendous 2020/21 season.   The PRO D2 bound side made waves ahead of the season, snapping up the signings...


1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulouse and La Rochelle top the log after a thrilling final day in the Top 14

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulouse and La Rochelle finish the TOP14 regular season in first and second place respectively.   Emmanuel Meafou and Lucas Tauzin scored before the end of either half to secure a 10-21 win over...

What each teams needs in the final round of the TOP14

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The TOP14 enters the final round of the 2020/21 season this weekend and there is still plenty to play for.   Just four of the 14 teams head into the final round of the season with nothing on the...

Fotu Lokotui joins PROD2 bound Agen

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Top 14 club Agen have begun planning their route back to the French top division with the signing of Tongan international Fotu Lokotui.   Having not won a single Top 14 game this season, Agen have...

Watch: Finn Russell assists three tries in Racing 92's victory

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Racing 92 secured a 14-54 victory over Agen at the weekend as they ran in eight tries to Agen's two.   The win saw Racing 92 end the weekend in third place overall with British & Irish Lions...

Louis Ludik announces his retirement

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster back Louis Ludik has announced his retirement from the professional game after seven years with the province.   Since arriving in Belfast, Ludik has represented Ulster 112 times, The...