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WATCH: England players reveal iconic response to All Blacks' haka before RWC semi didn't go to plan

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A few members of the England squad have admitted the iconic response to the All Blacks' haka at this year's Rugby World Cup was drawn up "the night before" and didn't exactly go to plan.     Ben...

Marchant signs new Quins deal which includes a spell in New Zealand

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins centre Joe Marchant has signed a three-year contract extension with the London Club, until 2023. Additionally, in a ground-breaking move for club rugby, Joe Marchant will join Investec Super...

England to return to Japan in July 2020

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Japan Rugby has today confirmed the England men’s senior squad tour to Japan next July.   England will face the Brave Blossoms in a two-Test series in Oita (4 July) and Kobe (11 July).   The...

"If the Wolfpack want Manu then I am sure they can have a conversation with us" - Geordan Murphy

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England centre Manu Tuilagi will not be leaving Leicester Tigers "anytime soon" despite interest from big-spending rugby league side the Toronto Wolfpack, according to his club boss Geordan Murphy.     A...

Sonny Bill Williams confirms league switch

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks midfielder Sonny Bill Williams has given thanks to the New Zealand rugby community and fans following the announcement that he will leave New Zealand to play overseas.     34-year-old...

Pollard, De Jager undergo surgery for Rugby World Cup injuries

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok Rugby World Cup winners Handré Pollard and Lood de Jager are being treated for injuries sustained in the final victory over England in Yokohama, Japan, on Saturday.   Pollard...

Dylan Hartley retires from professional rugby

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former England hooker and Northampton Saints' club legend Dylan Hartley has retired from professional rugby with immediate effect.     The 33-year-old hooker has been unable to recover from...

Scottish Rugby formally reprimanded and fined for Typhoon Hagibis comments

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

An Independent Disputes Committee has found that comments made by Scottish Rugby Union (SRU) representatives in relation to the potential impact of Typhoon Hagibis on Scotland’s Rugby World Cup 2019...

Rugby World Cup Final Highlights: England v South Africa

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa set the tone early up front and dominated England in the set pieces, notably in the scrum where they in all but one scrum had the upper hand. Duane Vermeulen put in a Man of the Match performance...

Saracens won't be offloading stars says Nigel Wray despite salary cap punishment

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens chairman Nigel Wray has insisted the club's team will not have to be ripped apart after being deducted 35 points and fined more than £5million for breaching the salary cap.     The current Premiership...