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Cardiff Blues sign new front-ranker

4 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cardiff Blues are in high spirits after beefing up their forward pack with the signature of Rowan Jenkins who joins the club on a short-term deal from Aberavon.   The 29 year old Jenkins boasts...

Everything you need to know about round three of the PRO14

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

PRO14 rugby returns with a bang after a week absent of captivating Championship action, as each of the 12 contesting teams continue their bid for glory while the Conference tables gradually take shape.  With...

David Pocock hangs up his boots to focus on conservation efforts

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

One of the finest modern Wallabies, David Pocock, has announced his retirement from the sport almost a year on from his international retirement saying “the time was right” to hang up...

Alun Wyn Jones To Equal Richie McCaw's Appearance Record

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales head coach Wayne Pivac has named his first squad in seven months as Wales kick off their Autumn campaign in Paris against France on Saturday.     Captain Alun Wyn Jones will level the...

Strong France Team Named To Face Wales

6 days ago by Ulitmate Rugby

France head coach Fabien Galthie has named his matchday 23 to face Wales at the Stade de France on Saturday.    With Damian Penaud out injured, Racing 92 winger Teddy Thomas has returned to...

British & Irish Lions to play Japan in Edinburgh

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The British & Irish Lions will host Japan at BT Murrayfield Stadium on Saturday 26 June 2021 for the Lions 1888 Cup, the side has confirmed.     🚨 BREAKING NEWS 🚨We will play @JRFURugby...

Nick Haining’s comments ahead of Scotland's internationals

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Scotland will get their first taste of international rugby after 229 days when they tackle Georgia on Saturday evening but are looking forward to reclaiming their pre-lockdown form.   The...

Gethin Jenkins joins Wales coaching team as technical coach

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cardiff Blues can confirm Gethin Jenkins has stepped down from his role within the academy to join Wales as a technical coach.     The legendary loose-head prop took up coaching positions...

Stats and Facts: RC Toulon vs Bristol Bears

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

This season’s European Rugby Challenge Cup final on Friday night will feature two sides in Bristol Bears and RC Toulon who go in search of a first success in the competition.      Here...

Marcell Coetzee remains a dominant force in Guinness PRO14

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

There may be doubt over South Africa’s readiness for possible participation in the Rugby Championship but one player who would be ready to front any Springbok challenge if required is Ulster No 8...