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Scotland release 4 players from Rugby World Cup squad

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Head Coach Gregor Townsend today released four players from Scotland’s Rugby World Cup training squad, reducing it to a 40-man group.     Glasgow Warriors pair Nick...

Experimental England team named to face Wales

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has named an experimental team to tackle Wales at Twickenham on Sunday.   Jones has named two openside flankers in his starting line up with Tom Curry donning the #6 jersey with Sam...

Warren Gatland names strong Wales team for first England double header

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Alun Wyn Jones will become his country’s most capped rugby player of all time on Sunday when he leads Wales against England at Twickenham.     It will be Jones’ 135th test...

Sonny Bill Williams named to start for for Counties Manukau along with former Connacht prop

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

All eyes will be on Sonny Bill Williams in Counties Manakau's Mitre 10 Cup clash on Saturday as the All Blacks centre starts against Taranaki.   It will be another important step for the 52-test...

Warren Whiteley’s World Cup dream is just about over

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Springbok captain Warren Whiteley looks set to miss the Rugby World Cup in Japan following another torrid time with injuries.   The Lions no.8 captained the Springboks under Allister Coetzee...

England squad update ahead of Wales

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s head coach Eddie Jones has called up 33 players to assemble today at Pennyhill Park ahead of England’s first Quilter International against Wales on Sunday 11 August at...

Trio return to Wallabies squad ahead of All Blacks test

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies rookie Jordan Petaia has been named in Australia’s squad for the final Rugby Championship clash of 2019 against New Zealand at Optus Stadium in Perth.   The exciting prospect has...

Rob Baxter on new signing Jannes Kirsten

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs Director of Rugby Rob Baxter talks about new signing Jannes Kirsten.

"I'm enjoying every minute of it!" - Stan South Pre-Season Interview

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Catching up with Exeter Chiefs' latest arrival Stan South fresh off the club's training ground.

5 Players to watch: Counties Manukau

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Etene Nanai-Seturo   Nanai-Seturo turns 20 in the early days of the Mitre 10 Cup competition but can already claim international experience with the All Blacks Sevens and membership of the NZ Under-20s...