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Ryan Elias takes over Scarlets captaincy for Edinburgh clash

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales hooker Ryan Elias takes over the captaincy for the Scarlets’ EPCR Challenge Cup tie against Edinburgh Rugby at Parc y Scarlets on Friday night (20:00; S4C).   With Josh Macleod...

Edinburgh faced with a "Must win" battle

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh Rugby head coach Sean Everitt will be telling his charges to focus on their own performance in their EPCR Challenge Cup Round 4 match at Scarlets on Friday night rather than concerning themselves...

Six week ban for Scarlets' Johnny Williams

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scarlets centre Johnny Williams has been suspended for six weeks following his red card for a dangerous tackle against Clermont Auvergne on the weekend. Williams was dismissed in the 26th minute following...

Archie Hughes to make first Scarlets start in Clermont

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scrum-half Archie Hughes has been handed his first Scarlets start for Saturday’s EPCR Challenge Cup clash with ASM Clermont Auvergne (13:00 Viaplay). The 20-year-old Tenby product gets the nod as...

Scarlets edged out at Rodney Parade

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

In monsoon conditions at Rodney Parade, Scarlets came out on the wrong side of a tight, edgy contest that went down to the wire. A disallowed try and a couple of late misses at goal  proved the difference...

Match Preview: Edinburgh aim to kick start EPCR Challenge Cup bid

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh Rugby look to recover from their EPCR Challenge Cup Round 1 defeat as they welcome Castres Olympique to Hive Stadium on Saturday. Edinburgh had the poorest rate of scrum success...