The Championship 2013-14

2013 - 2014

“This has been a difficult decision to make in the most unprecedented of circumstances" - Newcastle Falcons Promoted

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons have confirmed receipt of the Rugby Football Union’s decision to promote the club to the Premiership for the 2020-21 season. The Falcons were 18 points clear at the top of...

The RFU have announced how final league table will be decided for the Championship

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the early end of the rugby season in England as a result of COVID-19, The Rugby Football Union (RFU) is today announcing the final league positions for the Greene King IPA Championship, Tyrrells...

'We no longer feel able to keep quiet'- Newcastle Falcons hit back at Ealing Trailfinders

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons have issued a statement after Ealing Trailfinders DoR Ben Ward's comments which appeared on the front page of the Rugby Paper on Sunday.   Ward warned over the possibility of a...

Greene King IPA Championship- Weekend Round Up - Round 15

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 15 of the Greene King IPA Championship saw three games played and three suspended due to Coronavirus.   The games between Nottingham-Jersey Reds, London Scottish-Hartpury and Ealing-Yorkshire...

How rugby has been impacted by the outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19)

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A number of games across multiple leagues have been impacted by the outbreak of the coronavirus.   The sporting calendar over the next few weeks looks extremely bare as events continue to...

Scarlets confirm the signing of highly rated Wales U20s star

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

After dazzling in the Six Nations win over England for Wales u20s, Sam Costelow has penned a deal with Scarlets and will join the club next season.   The talented 19-year-old has earned...

RFU Release A Statement On The Funding Of The Championship

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The RFU released a statement after reports announced that it is set to cut its funding of the Championship, England's second Tier of professional, by 50% throwing the league into turmoil and handing “ring-fencing...

Alex Tait extends Newcastle Falcons stay

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

One-club man Alex Tait will remain a Newcastle Falcons player for at least the next two seasons after signing a contract extension at Kingston Park.   The 32-year-old sits sixth in the Falcons’...

Joe Ford leaves Yorkshire Carnegie

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Yorkshire Carnegie Head Coach Joe Ford has decided to leave the club with immediate effect to concentrate on business activities away from rugby.   Ford returned to the club this summer for the...

Eddie Jones names the first England squad of 2020 ahead of the Six Nations

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s head coach Eddie Jones has named his 34-man squad for the 2020 Guinness Six Nations.  Jones has included 22 players who played at the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan last year and...