Sam Simmonds rugby player
Sam Simmonds rugby player

Sam Simmonds

10th Nov 1994 1.84m/103kg No. 8

Jones: England squad can 'make an impression' on Australia tour

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has selected eight uncapped players for England's tour of Australia but is confident his side can impress.     Eddie Jones believes that England have a strong squad for the tour...

Billy Vunipola called in Eddie Jones' squad, eight uncapped players included

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has named a 36-player squad for England’s summer tour to Australia.    England will travel to Australia on Tuesday [21 June] ahead of their first game against the Wallabies...

England squad named for Barbarians clash: Danny Care returns

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The England men’s squad has been named for next weekend’s match against Barbarians [Sunday 19 June].  The 36-player squad will meet today [Sunday 12 June] at the Honda England Rugby Performance...

Sexton chief points-scorer after haul in final defeat

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Johnny Sexton finished this season’s Heineken Champions Cup as the leading points-scorer as he racked up 18 of Leinster Rugby’s 21 points in their final defeat to Stade Rochelais. Below,...

European Player of the Year: Josh van der Flier

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Leinster Rugby wing forward, Josh van der Flier, has rounded off an outstanding European season by being named EPCR European Player of the Year 2022.Van der Flier becomes the third Leinster player...

EPCR European Player of the Year shortlist: James Lowe

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

James Lowe’s try-scoring prowess and all-round attacking threat made him an obvious pick for the EPCR European Player of the Year shortlist.   The Leinster Rugby wing is the Heineken...

EPCR European Player of the Year shortlist: Caelan Doris

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Rugby back-row forward Caelan Doris has been named on the final EPCR European Player of the Year shortlist after a series of excellent performances in the Heineken Champions Cup.     The...

Star-studded line-up for EPCR European Player of the Year shortlist

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

As the countdown begins in earnest to the showpiece Heineken Champions Cup final in Marseille, in-form candidates from Leinster Rugby and Stade Rochelais are not surprisingly dominating the prestigious...

Simmonds misses Thomond Park trip, Munster boosted by returning internationals

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster host Exeter Chiefs at Thomond Park on Saturday (KO 3 pm) with the visitors holding a five-point advantage heading into the tie.   Sam Simmonds misses the second leg of the Champions Cup...

Stats & Facts: Champions Round of 16, second leg

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A look at the stats and facts ahead of the weekend's round of 16 second leg fixtures.     LEINSTER v CONNACHT   Leinster Rugby won 26-21 in their Round of 16 – 1st Leg clash...