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Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

A busy week on the player market this week saw the likes of Gloucester, Leinster and Harlequins all release squad updates while there were a number of confirmed signings across Europe.   We...

Leicester Tigers confirm the signing of Harry Potter

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have signed English-qualified, versatile back Harry Potter from Super Rugby side the Melbourne Rebels.   The 22-year-old, capable of playing in the midfield and outside-backs, was...

USA International flyhalf Will Hooley signs for Saracens

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens have announced the signing of USA international flyhalf Will Hooley from Bedford Blues.     The 26-year-old, who can also play at full-back, moved to the Championship side from Exeter...

Joe Taufete’e to join Lyon

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warriors’ United States international hooker Joe Taufete’e is to join French Top 14 club Lyon at the end of the current season. Taufete’e, 27, has so far made 46 appearances and scored...

Top League Round 6 Review

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 6 of the Top League provided fans with a riveting mix of bruising defensive efforts and scintillating attack. The most noteworthy individual defensive effort came from Honda Heat number 8 Paul Schoeman...

Adam Thomson joins Chiefs

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former All Black Adam Thomson has signed a deal with the Chiefs two years after recovering from a spine injury.   The 37-year-old is one of eight replacement players training with...

Watch: Willie Le Roux's sublime performance in the opening round of the Top League

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Cup-winning fullback Willie Le Roux starred in his return to the Top League on Sunday despite his side narrowly losing 31-29 to Yamaha Jubilo.   Le Roux enjoyed a stint with Canon Eagles before...

Japan continues to benefit from World Cup hype after record attendances in the Top League

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The hype from the Rugby World Cup has not died down in Japan with the Top League recording record attendances during the opening round of the competition on Sunday.   The season got off to a late...

Top League Highlights: Kobelco Steelers vs Canon Eagles

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Full time Kobelco Steelers 50 - 16 Canon Eagles. Kobelco Steelers dominated this match in this 1st round of Top League 2020. Looks like they could be a team to watch out for.

Test Stars To Light Up Japan's Top League In 2020

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Japanese Top League kicks off this weekend with a number of test stars of the past and present set to light up the competition in 2020.   With the Champions Cup returning this weekend with the...