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Team News: Exeter drop Vermeulen, Toulouse stick with winning formula

12 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The second semi-final of the Champions Cup will be held at the fortress of Sandy Park as Exeter Chiefs host Toulouse.   Exeter have proved to be a powerful force in the northern hemisphere...

The race for play off places reaches boiling point in the Premiership with two rounds to go

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A league season is often described as a marathon rather than a race and the 2019/20 season is no different.    The lockdown stalled a number of teams' momentum while other returned from...

Premiership Round 21 Highlights: Bath Rugby v Gloucester Rugby

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bath needed a big effort and they certainly delivered. After a poor first half, Gloucester looked like they were in cruise control and took a 17 point lead in the second half. Bath needed a miracle at...

Match Preview: Bath vs Gloucester - Round 21

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

As the day slowly unfolds, a storm brews in the west country as Round 21 of the Premiership is set to explode onto screens with a first-up scrap of huge significance in the context of English rugby.   While...

Team News: Cokanasiga & Watson return for Bath, Los Puma lock starts for Gloucester

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gloucester Rugby will make the short trip to Bath tomorrow to take on their West-Country rivals at the Recreation Ground. (5.30pm KO)   George Skivington has handed a full debut to Argentine international,...

The funny reason why Northampton Saints' coach Matt Ferguson converted Manny Iyogun to prop

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints' scrum coach Matt Ferguson gave a brilliant answer to why they decided to convert former back rower Manny Iyogun to a back rower.    The 19-year-old started Northampton...

Champions Cup | Exeter Chiefs Vs Saints lineups & preview

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

It’s an all-English affair in the final game of the quarter-finals weekend as Northampton Saints make their way to Sandy Park where the fierce beast which is Exeter Chiefs lies in wait.   At...

Challenge Cup | Bristol Bears v Dragons line ups and preview

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The stage is set as the Bears host the Dragons in first quarter-final of the Challenge Cup this weekend.    The third meeting between the two sides will decide who reaches the semi-finals of...

Saints sign front row cover for Champions Cup quarter-final after EPCR permit player's registration

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The EPCR Board has today unanimously agreed to a change in the Tournament Rules which permits the registration of front row players after the September 1 deadline.   “We are pleased that EPCR...

Two more Premiership games to host supports this month

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership Rugby has announced that supporters will be allowed to attend two more Gallagher Premiership Rugby matches, after the success of this week’s "pilot" at Kingsholm when 1,000 supporters...