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Five Frenchman who made a claim for a test start this weekend

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The TOP 14 took centre stage in France this weekend after the Champions and Challenge Cup matches were postponed.    This meant that four re-arranged fixtures took place with Bordeaux and Clermont...

Two Englishman ranked among the worst Top 14 signings this season

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2020/21 TOP 14 season has reached the midway point in the competition and as they do every season, Rugby Rama has allowed fans to vote for the best and worst signings of the season with the popular...

Israel Folau linked with a return to union with TOP14 clubs interested

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Wallabies and Waratahs' fullback Israel Folau could make a return to rugby union according to reports in France.   Folau left rugby union after his contract with Rugby Australia and the Waratahs...

Gabriel Ibitoye linked with a move away from Agen

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

A promising talent that shone the Premiership for Harlequins as well as for the England u20s, Gabriel Ibitoye has been linked with a move away from Agen.   The 22-year-old has scored two tries for...

Champions and Challenge Cup set to be postponed - report

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Champions and Challenge Cup is set to be suspended for the next two weekends after a decision from the French government to prevent Top 14 clubs from taking part in the cross-border competition.       According...

Bayonne won't play in the Challenge Cup other TOP14 consider boycott

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Champions and Challenge Cup is under threat with the French clubs considering a boycott.    Bayonne have confirmed that as it stands, the club will not play the two Challenge Cup matches...

Jaco Taute leads Tigers against Bayonne

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Head coach Steve Borthwick has named his Leicester Tigers team for the European Challenge Cup preliminary stage fixture in Bayonne this weekend.   Jaco Taute will lead out Tigers at the Stade Jean...

18-year-old Montpellier flyhalf rewarded with a three year extension

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

After his impressive start with the senior Montpellier squad, Louis Foursans has signed an extension with the club until 2023   The 18-year-old Foursans broke into the Montpellier senior squad last...

Challenge Cup R1 - Exiles take pole position

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

London Irish lead the way on points difference at the top of the standings after Round 1 with a maximum five points from their away win against Agen. Benetton Rugby, Ospreys and Leicester Tigers also registered...

Zebre await the advance of Bayonne

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Two teams who will be looking for significant improvement since last season’s campaign will be Zebre and Bayonne, who face off on Saturday afternoon at Stadio Sergio Lanfranchi.   There was...