Home ground advantage counts in Round 8 of the URC

23 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

It was a weekend of success for the home sides in the Vodacom United Rugby Championship, with three of the four South African sides victorious, until Cardiff upset the apple cart in Durban in the last...

R8 Wrap of United Rugby Championship

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

CARDIFF STUN THE SHARKS IN HISTORIC DURBAN VICTORY   Cardiff became the first Welsh team to win a United Rugby Championship match in South Africa as they recorded a stunning 35-0 bonus point victory...

Connacht internationals return for Munster interpro in Limerick

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Six Connacht players who were with the Ireland squad in November have come into the starting lineup for tomorrow’s interpro with Munster in Limerick (k/o 7.35pm).     Dave Heffernan,...

URC Wrap - Round 7

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

McFarland’s Men in Good Health After Nail-Biter   Ulster put their illness issues behind them to claim their first win at Thomond Park since 2014 as they defeated Munster 15-14 in a real nail...

Bulls and Stormers soar on the Highveld

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Bulls and Stormers finished the first block of the United Rugby Championship on high notes and cemented their places in the top four of the competition with big wins in two great local derbies in Gauteng...

Butler joins the Connacht Centurion club

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht back-rower Jarrad Butler sat down with us during the week ahead of his 100th cap for the club as we take on the Ospreys in Swansea this Saturday.  

United Rugby Championship Team News and TV Listings

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The teams for this weekend's Round 7 fixtures of the BKT United Rugby Championship have been named with all details of match officials and broadcast information below.   TEAM NEWS HEADLINES   #SCAvLEI Aaron...

Connacht: Butler reaches 100 caps and two potential debutants in Ospreys team

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jarrad Butler will become the latest Connacht centurion in tomorrow’s BKT United Rugby Championship clash away to the Ospreys (k/o 7.35pm).   Butler joined Connacht in 2017 and has quickly...