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Rob Baxter gives a positive update on Jack Nowell's injury

8 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs Director of Rugby Rob Baxter has confirmed Jack Nowell has undergone successful surgery on the ankle injury he picked up during the Premiership Final earlier this month.   The England...

Mathieu Bastareaud calls time on his test career

13 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

France International Mathieu Bastareaud has called time on his International career, a day after he missed out on France's squad to prepare for the Rugby World Cup in Japan.   Bastareaud was vice-captain...

Luke Wallace signs on at Coventry Rugby

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Coventry Rugby has today announced the signing of Luke Wallace into the squad ahead of the 2019/20 season.   The flanker, who has spent his entire professional career at the Twickenham Stoop, burst...

Martin Gleeson joins Wasps coaching team

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps have announced that Martin Gleeson will be joining the Club as Assistant Attack Coach ahead of the 2019/20 season.     The former Rugby League star will be making the switch...

Black Ferns touring squad for San Diego named

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

North Harbour prop Olivia Ward-Duin has been called in as injury cover for the Black Ferns squad for the 2019 Women’s Rugby Super Series, named today.   Head Coach Glenn Moore has selected...

England defeat Ireland at World Rugby U20 Championship

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

England will face Wales in the fifth-place final on Saturday at the World Rugby U20 Championship after sealing a 30-23 victory over Ireland in Rosario, Argentina.   They will take on Wales, who...

James Haskell looks back on his illustrious career

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has put together a tribute to the former England back-rower James Haskell following his decision to retire from professional rugby.   A charismatic and entertaining personality, Haskell will...

John Mitchell joins Eddie Jones in committing to England post World Cup

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men's defence coach John Mitchell will stay on in his position until 2021, as the RFU also announced head coach Eddie Jones' intention of seeing out the remaining two years of his own contract.     A...

Thursday Morning Round Up

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

John Mitchell Eyes Head Coach Role:   According to reports Mitchell has been handed a 2 year contract extension and would need to be considered as the front runner to take over from Eddie Jones....

WRAP UP: U20 World Championship - Round Three

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The final day of the pool stages of the World Rugby U20 Championship saw Ireland clash with Italy, with the Six Nations' Champions holding onto a slim chance of progressing to the Cup playoffs while Georgia...