Form Guide: Champions Cup Quarter-Finals

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Champions Cup is back and just eight teams remain as the top clubs in Europe battle it out this weekend for a place in the semi-finals.   Five winners, with 13 Champions Cup titles, remain...

Combined: Leinster v Munster XV

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

    Two weeks ago the rugby public was treated as Leinster and Munster went hammer and tong in the first PRO14 game on Irish soil since lockdown.   The thrilling encounter...

Leinster & Munster confirm line ups for PRO14 semi-final

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Although the stadium will be sparsely populated, an electric atmosphere is sure to germinate – nourished by 141 years of blood, sweat, tears and tradition - as the blue and red jerseys take the field...

Form Ireland XV From Weekend's Action

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The PRO14 returned in Ireland with a bang!!   Leinster and Munster produced an excellent game which the former edged by two points while Connacht trumped Ulster 26-20 in another fantastic encounter.   Ulster's...

What If The Springboks Needed To Select Players From Europe and Australasia For The Rugby Championship?

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jacques Nienaber is set to kick off his tenure as the new Springbok coach during the Rugby Championship which is set to be held exclusively in New Zealand. However, Nienaber has...

PRO14 Targeting August Return

4 months 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...

The Exciting Line Up Of Players Heading to Europe

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

When Rugby eventually returns a number of new names will be heading to Europe to ply their trade at a new club.   We take a look at some of the biggest names who will be making their first appearance...

Ultimate Rugby's All Time European Imported XV

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Since rugby went professional in 1995, European clubs have searched the market to sign top players to help propel them to glory both domestically and in Europe.   We have picked a XV of...

FULL MATCH: Leinster v Munster | 2017/18 Guinness PRO14 semi-final

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

PRO14 semi-final between Leinster and Munster at the RDS Arena.

Irish rugby chiefs plan June 1 training return

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The IRFU are targeting June 1 as the return date for collective provincial training sessions with hopes of playing interpros in August according to the Irish Examiner.   Rugby chiefs had hoped...