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"I think he can become a lot better. I would say he probably has five golden years still ahead of him."

10 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

England forward's coach Matt Proudfoot says Maro Itoje could be at the start of "five golden years" as he enters the prime of his career.   Itoje is expected to go on the 2021 British and Irish...

Joe Marler in contention for Welsh test

10 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

England assistant coach Matt Proudfoot has confirmed that Harlequins prop Joe Marler is in contention to face Wales in Autumn Nations Cup this weekend.   Marler has missed the Autumn Nations...

When the Rugby World Cup 2023 Draw will take place and how it will work

11 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Draw is the moment fans and teams have been waiting for. Each participating nation will discover their future opposition when the balls are drawn on 14 December at the iconic Palais Brongniart. Due...

French International Christophe Dominici Dies

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

 67-capped French former winger Christophe Dominici has passed away at the age of 48.     Dominici started his professional career with French club La Valette before signing for...

Reds sign son of former Wallabies and Reds captain

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Queensland Rugby Union (QRU) has today announced the Queensland Reds have signed skilful flyhalf Tom Lynagh through 2023.     Tom is set to follow in the footsteps of his father Michael...

The Springbok descended from a Lion

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The rugby blood runs strong in the veins of Jesse Kriel. Today the Springbok centre tweeted about his great grandfather, John Hodgson, a British & Irish Lion.   Hodgson, a loose-forward who...

Watson and Cowan-Dickie summoned by Jones

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The English duo of Anthony Watson and Luke Cowan-Dickie have been recalled by England head coach Eddie Jones ahead of this coming weekend’s fixture against Wales at Parc Y Scarlets.   Watson...

Premiership stats leaders: tackles, turnovers, carries & more

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 1 of the Premiership kicked off this past weekend and played out largely as expected in terms of results, barring Newcastle’s Falcons surprise victory over Bath at The Rec.   We turn...

Autumn Nations Cups top stats performers - most tackles, running metres & more

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Two rounds of the Autumn Nations Cup have elapsed, producing some fine performances as international rugby takes its place on the world stage once more.   England are currently in top spot in Group...

Analysis: Maro Itoje's all action performance against Ireland

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Maro Itoje was at the centre of a dominant pack performance by England on Saturday as Eddie Jones' charges surged to a 18-7 victory over Ireland.   England were particularly dominant upfront...