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London Irish sign England Sevens Star

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England 7s star Charlton Kerr has agreed to join London Irish with immediate effect. Kerr, who plays centre in the 7s format, is most comfortable at full-back or wing in XVs and has formally been...

Nick Abendanon rejected two Premiership clubs to stay in France

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nick Abendanon has revealed that he rejected two Premiership clubs in order to stay in France with the former Bath and England full-back signing a deal with PROD2 side Vannes after Top14 giants Clermont...

Free Jacks sign veteran looseforward Tera Mtembu

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The New England Free Jacks have added experienced and powerful loose forward Lubabalo (‘Tera’) Mtembu to the playing roster for the 2021 season in Major League Rugby.   Mtembu will...

Gabriel Ibitoye signs two-year deal with Agen

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England winger Gabriel Ibitoye has signed a two-year deal with TOP 14 strugglers, Agen, after a compensation fee was agreed with Harlequins.     A rising star in the Premiership, the...

5 things you may not know about Maro Itoje

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

At 25 years old Maro Itoje has had a great career already with four Premiership Titles, three Champions Cup titles, two Six Nations wins, one being a Grand Slam, and a British and Irish Lions tourist in...

What If The Springboks Needed To Select Players From Europe and Australasia For The Rugby Championship?

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jacques Nienaber is set to kick off his tenure as the new Springbok coach during the Rugby Championship which is set to be held exclusively in New Zealand. However, Nienaber has...

Maro Itoje At Six For The British and Irish Lions?

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

In a recent interview, Irish legend Brian O’Driscoll was asked to pick his Lions XV for the upcoming tour to South Africa in 2021.   O’Driscoll, a veteran of no less than four tours,...

Eddie Jones gives Super Rugby Aotearoa the thumbs up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has praised the format of the current New Zealand domestic competition Super Rugby Aotearoa, highlighting the benefits of strength vs strength.   "The main thing is,...

RANKED | The Top 10 Players Heading To Japan Next Year

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The momentum of rugby's growth in Japan may have slowed since after the Rugby World Cup with Super Rugby and the Top League but when the Top League does return in January next year, it will do...

Brian O'Driscoll names his 2021 British & Irish Lions XV

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Four-time tourist and former British and Irish Lions skipper Brian O'Driscoll has revealed the XV he believes is capable of defeating the World Champion Springboks next year.    The 2005...