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United Rugby Championship Round 14 Preview

22 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster Rugby v Cardiff Rugby, Friday 7.35pm Cardiff boss Matt Sherratt has faced a welcome selection dilemma ahead of his team’s trip to Belfast. He’s had more numbers to choose from than...

Match Preview: Blue Bulls Vs Munster Rugby

22 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Elrigh Louw captains the Vodacom Bulls and Six changes to the Munster side that faced Northampton as Shane Daly, Alex Kendellen, Conor Murray, Calvin Nash, Jack O’Donoghue and RG Snyman come...

Match Preview: Ulster Rugby Vs Cardiff Rugby

23 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

A changed front row from last week’s EPCR Challenge Cup game in Clermont sees Eric O’Sullivan, Tom Stewart and Scott Wilson get the nodand Taulupe Faletau returns from injury to be named...

Bulls duo set to notch up 50 caps

23 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Vodacom Bulls duo, Simphiwe Matanzima and Embrose Papier will both notch up their 50th caps in the Vodacom United Rugby Championship when the Tshwane-based outfit takes on Irish counterparts, Munster...

Munster ready for Pretoria assignment

23 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Munster side has been named for Saturday’s URC Round 14 clash against Vodacom Bulls at Loftus Versfeld (4.05pm Irish time/5.05pm local, live on RTÉ). There are six personnel changes and...

URC Announces ‘Shields For Good’

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The four regional Shield trophies on offer in the BKT United Rugby Championship will carry greater reward this season with the league adding prizes for charities and foundations. The BKT URC will share...

Log positions key as the URC returns to action

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Securing the best possible positions on the log will be the main driving force when the United Rugby Championship returns to action this weekend as the pressure mounts with only five rounds remaining before...

Scarlets great Ken Owens to retire from rugby

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former club captain and one of the Scarlets’ all-time greats, Ken Owens, has announced his retirement from rugby. The 37-year-old hooker will be remembered as one of the finest players to pull on...

Bank of Ireland Extends Munster Rugby Main Partner Agreement

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bank of Ireland today announced a five-year extension of its main partnership agreement with Munster Rugby to run until 2028. The Bank has a long association with the province, dating back to 1998, and...

Champions Cup: When two English clubs made the semis

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

When Northampton Saints followed Harlequins into the Investec Champions Cup semi-finals last weekend, it was only the sixth time there have been two English clubs in the last four of EPCR ‘s elite...