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Gatland Makes 6 Changes for Third Test vs Springboks

3 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

British & Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland has made six changes to the starting XV which lost to the Springboks last Saturday in Cape Town.     The defeat sees the Lions Series level...

Trinder joins Championship side Ampthill

3 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Gloucester centre Henry Trinder has joined Championship side Ampthill in a player-backs coach role.       Working under former Wales fly half Paul Turner, Trinder joins...

Deacon appointed England Women Forwards Coach

5 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

England Women have appointed Louis Deacon as forwards coach with immediate effect.    Former England and Leicester Tigers lock-turned-coach Deacon will have responsibility for the forwards...

Springboks must take frustration out on Lions to keep series alive

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa must take their frustration over officiating out on the British and Irish Lions when then they attempt to keep the series alive on Saturday. The Lions roared back in the second half of an...

Crunch Time - SA vs British & Irish Lions, Second Test

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Lions 1, Springboks 0. Such is the situation after last weekend as we dive headfirst into the second Test, which has the makings of a beautiful and beastly affair.    The Lions stuck one on...

Richard Cockerill to team up with Eddie Jones?

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The recently out-of-work Richard Cockerill could be heading back to Twickenham after meeting with England head coach Eddie Jones earlier this week.    Cockerill cut ties with Edinburgh Rugby...

Erasmus' response to Sir Clive Woodward's comments

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former England and British & Irish Lions coach, Clive Woodward, recently made some disparaging remarks regarding the conduct of Springbok Director of Rugby, Rassie Erasmus.    The...

Warren Gatland's joke at Maro Itoje's expense

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland showed his humorous side after the British and Irish Lions' win over the Springboks on Saturday, cracking a joke to the side at the expense of Maro Itoje.   Itoje was named man...

Murray, Harris & Vunipola start second Test

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

British & Irish Lions Head Coach, Warren Gatland, has made three changes to the starting XV which beat the Springboks last Saturday to take a 1-0 lead in the Castle Lager Lions Series. Conor Murray...

Henry Taylor to retire, Chris Cook joins Saints

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints confirm that scrum-half Henry Taylor is leaving the Club to pursue a new career outside of rugby. Chris Cook has signed a short-term deal as injury cover.     27-year-old Taylor...