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England Women name 2022/23 pre-season training squad

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Head coach Simon Middleton has made two additions to his 2022/23 pre-season training squad.   Props Detysha Harper (Loughborough Lightning) and Laura Keates (Worcester Warriors) have been called...

Ward reflects on 'huge progress' of 2021/22 season

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bristol Bears Woman Head Coach Dave Ward reflected on the highs and lows of the 2021/22 season, as the Bears fell agonisingly short of their first ever Allianz Premier 15s semi-final.        

Every United Rugby Championship Clubs New Signing Ahead Of The 2022/23 Season

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The United Rugby Championship sides have kicked off the pre-season ahead of the second season of the competition with some new faces in the squads.   We run you through every signing...

Every Premiership Clubs New Signings Ahead Of The 2022/23 Season

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership clubs have begun their preparations ahead of the 2022/23 season.     We take a look at the new signings each club has made ahead of the new season.     Bath...

Champions Cup and Challenge Cup weekends confirmed

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

La Rochelle who won a first Heineken Champions Cup in such dramatic fashion in May, will launch the defence of their title at Stade Marcel Deflandre against another former tournament winner, Northampton...

Rugby Club World Cup to start in 2025 - report

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The first Rugby Club World Cup will kick off in 2025, according to a report by the Telegraph.   Sixteen clubs are set to battle it out to be crowned the World's best according to the report with...

2022-23 Gallagher Premiership Fixtures Released

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2022-23 Gallagher Premiership season is set to kick off on Friday 9 September with Bristol Bears taking on Bath Rugby and Sale Sharks hosting Northampton Saints.    Defending champions...

Kotaro Matsushima seals a move back to Japan

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Japan outside back Kotaro Matsushima has signed a deal return to Japan next season.   The 29-year-old has spent the past two years in France with Clermont but returns to Suntory Sungoliath...

Eddie Jones makes four changes to his starting team for second test versus Australia

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The England side that will take on Australia this weekend in Brisbane has been named. England will look to bounce back after a 30-28 defeat in the opening game of the three-Test series. They take on...

Springbok year-end tour taking shape

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks will play four Tests on their year-end tour in November against Ireland, France, Italy, and England, while an SA Select XV game has also been confirmed against the Bristol Bears as part...