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French flyhalf Mathieu Jalibert skins Max Malins to score a delightful try

3 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

France and Bordeaux flyhalf Mathieu Jalibert opened the scoring in the scoring in the Challenge Cup semi-final against Bristol Bears on Friday.   The 21-year-old received the ball from his flanker...

Challenge Cup | RC Toulon v Leicester Tigers Preview & Line-Ups

11 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The second semi-final of the Challenge Cup takes the form of Toulon hosting Leicester at Stade Felix Mayol tomorrow evening.     Leicester are somewhat fortunate in their current position...

Racing 92 owner reveals Maro Itoje's mammoth salary demand

14 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens and England lock Maro Itoje priced himself out of a move to Racing 92 according to the club's owner Jacky Lorenzetti.   Lorenzetti revealed that he could not afford the asking...

Nigel Owens reaches unprecedented milestone

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Spirited Welsh referee Nigel Owens will reach his 100th test milestone when he takes charge of the France vs Italy test scheduled for November.   The 49 year old Owens is the most experienced member...

Rob Howley lands his first coaching job since gambling ban

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Wales and British and Irish Lions coach Rob Howley has landed his first coaching job since his 18-month suspension, of which nine months of it was suspended, after admitting to breaching...

Daily News Round-Up - 22 September 2020

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bernard Laporte questioned by police     French rugby president Bernard Laporte has been questioned by police with regard to his influence on the outcome of a disciplinary hearing involving...

Laporte Questioned by Police

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby Vice- Chairman and French Rugby Federation president Bernard Laporte has been questioned by police over allegations of favouritism towards Top 14 club Montpellier, according to a report in...

Leicester Tigers injury update ahead of Toulon

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers Director of rugby Geordan Murphy has provided an injury update on members of the squad as they prepare to travel to Toulon in the semi-finals of the 2019/20 European Challenge...

All Blacks 7s and Black Ferns 7s crowned World Series champions

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks Sevens and Black Ferns Sevens players have received their World Series-winning medals, trophies and a slew of awards announced by World Rugby.     CHAMPIONS! Your HSBC World Rugby...

Rescheduled Dates Confirmed for Women's Six Nations

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Six Nations has confirmed the remaining fixtures for the 2020 Women's Six Nations after the tournament was abruptly suspended in March.     “In rescheduling...