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O'Driscoll picks his Ireland team to face Wales

19 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Ireland captain Brian O’Driscoll has urged Ireland to pick Tadhg Beirne in the Six Nations opener against Wales next month while also included nine Leinster players in the XV.   Brian...

Kieran Campbell replaces Noel McNamara as Ireland U20 coach

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Ulster and Ireland scrumhalf Kieran Campbell is set to replace Noel McNamara as Ireland U20 head coach.   McNamara will be focussing his full attention on the Leinster Academy from now on,...

Glasgow to ease off on Healy after Weir signature

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The latest development at Glasgow Warriors means that the club is likely to ease off the pressure on Munster fly-half Ben Healy.   It was revealed on Wednesday that Worcester Warriors fly-half Duncan...

Report: Challenge and Champions Cup competitions to abandon group stages

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The makeup of the Challenge and Champions Cup is set for a radical shake-up with the group stages poised to be abandoned, according to a report by The Guardian.   According to The Guardian,...

Duncan Weir returns to Glasgow Warriors

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland fly-half Duncan Weir will return to his first professional club this summer, after putting pen to paper on a long-term deal with Glasgow Warriors.   It marks a homecoming for the 29-year-old,...

Rescheduled Round 9 fixtures for Pro14

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Guinness PRO14 can confirm that the Round 9 Glasgow Warriors v Edinburgh Rugby and Munster Rugby v Leinster Rugby fixtures have been rescheduled and will take place in the coming weekends.     PRO14...

Former Ireland out-half Ian Keatley leaves Benetton

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Ireland international Ian Keatley has left PRO14 club Benetton after being granted an early release from his contract.     The out-half joined the Italians in 2019 from Munster...

Stars of the Japanese Top League

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Japanese Top League kicks off this coming weekend with eight fixtures in the opening round of action.   Kubota Spears and Mitsubishi Dynaboars kick off the opening game at the same time that...

PRO 14 Highlights: Connacht Rugby Vs Munster Rugby

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster survived a late onslaught to hold on for a 16-10 win over Connacht in a top of Conference B clash. Connacht missed an early opportunity to put points on the board, as their penalty attempt just...

“It was an incredibly physical and competitive derby match.” - Peter O’Mahony

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster would have breathed a big sigh of relief when the final whistle sounded at The Sportsground last night as the scoreboard read 16-10 in their favour against Connacht.   There were only 13...