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PRO14 Targeting August Return

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The PRO14 has today confirmed a return to play date as well as a reduced format to finish the 2019/20 season following a five-month Covid-19 pandemic hiatus.     The PRO14 Board selected August...

Connacht Rugby confirm departing players

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht Rugby have confirmed the following players will depart the club next month at the end of their respective contracts.    Tom McCartney has announced his retirement from rugby and...

Connacht Release Limited-Edition 'Heroes' Jersey For A Good Cause

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht Rugby have released a special and unique, Limited-Edition ‘Heroes’ jersey in aid of ALONE and the Galway and Mayo/Roscommon Hospices.     The Irish...

Ireland's 2007 U20s Grand Slamers: Where are they now?

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The year is 2007 and although Ireland's senior side came second in the men's Six Nations claiming a Triple Crown, the u21s have impressed Grand Slamming the u21 Six Nations and claimed a Triple Crown.   The...

Further postponements due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak - Update

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A number of games across multiple leagues have been impacted by the outbreak of the coronavirus.   Below you will see all the games postponed with the list being updated following the confirmation...

Further postponements due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Six Nations, Rugby Europe and PRO14 have issued updates on fixtures due to concerns over the coronavirus   Following yesterday's postponement of Six Nations match between France and Ireland,...

Two Centurions Re-sign With Connacht

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht Rugby have confirmed that scrum-half Caolin Blade and winger Matt Healy have both signed two-year contract extensions that will keep them at the Sportsground until the end of the 2021/22 season.     Connacht...

Big wins for Munster, Connacht and Leinster while Ulster fall to Ospreys

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster       Munster demolished the Southern Kings last night 68-3 in an embarrassingly one-sided game at Irish Independent Park.     Munster amassed ten tries to the...

Connacht announce five contract extensions ahead of 2020/21 season

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht Rugby have announced that Tom Daly, Peter Robb, Dominic Robertson-McCoy, Shane Delahunt and Conor Kenny have all signed contract extensions with the province.    The signings come...

Predicted: How Ireland could line up in the Six Nations opener

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland kick off a new era on Saturday 1 February with Andy Farrell taking charge of his first game as the new Irish head coach as they host Scotland.   The former defence coach will name his...