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Champions Cup Pool Draw for 2020/21 season to take place on 28 October

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Pool Draw for the Heineken Champions Cup will be staged in Lausanne for the third successive year on Wednesday 28 October when Europe’s elite clubs will find out who their opponents will be for...

Top 14 Preview - Racing 92 vs Toulouse

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

This evening, French Top 14 fans are treated to a mouth-watering clash as Toulouse travel to Paris La Defense Arena to square up to Racing 92.   Racing enjoyed a bye in Round 3 while Toulouse busied...

Joe Schmidt takes up a role with World Rugby

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has announced the appointment of Joe Schmidt as the organisation’s Director of Rugby and High Performance.   Schmidt will head up a new department in the international federation...

French ace Damian Penaud sidelined

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

France's Six Nations and Autumn Nations Cup hopes have been dealt a heavy blow with livewire winger Damian Penaud ruled out through injury, Clermont Auvergne have confirmed.   The...

Scarlets sign journeyman Welsh international

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scarlets have confirmed the short-term signing of Welsh international Aled Brew.   The club have some injury issues at present with Johnny McNicholl out for approximately eight weeks with damage...

Champions Cup SF Stats Leaders: Most tackles, metres gained, defenders beaten & more

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Champions Cup semi-finals concluded with the names of Racing 92 and Exeter as victors and the final two title contenders left in the competition. Racing pulled off a good, four-point win over Saracens...

Springbok injury woes continue

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulouse’s hopes of a Champions Cup title were dashed when they lost to Exeter yesterday in the semi-final. To rub salt in the wound, star winger Cheslin Kolbe hobbled with the field in the second...

Ma'a Nonu returns to Toulon

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

After two years away from the club, former All Black centre Ma'a Nonu has agreed to rejoin the club, the French Top 14 side announced on Saturday.     In a statement on their website,...

Laporte Questioned by Police

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby Vice- Chairman and French Rugby Federation president Bernard Laporte has been questioned by police over allegations of favouritism towards Top 14 club Montpellier, according to a report in...

Liam Messam discusses Springbok physicality

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Liam Messam, a celebrated hard man of the All Blacks, who currently plies his trade for Toulon in the French Top 14, has opened up about the physical challenge that comes with playing the Springboks, according...