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Former Leinster playmaker set for Top 14 switch

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Leinster playmaker Noel Reid is set to sign for Top 14 club Agen according to a report by La Dépêche du Midi.   Reid can play both centre and flyhalf with the latter...

Premiership Rugby Returns In August With Opening Fixtures Confirmed

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership Rugby have confirmed that Harlequins and Sale Sharks will have the honour of kicking off the resumption of Premiership Rugby on Friday 14 August.   All attention will turn to the Twickenham...

Vunipola the latest player to graduate from the Saracens' Academy

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens have announced that flyhalf Manu Vunipola has extended his contract at the club until 2023. The youngster is the latest Senior Academy player to sign fresh terms and graduate to the first-team...

Report: Three rounds of Premiership midweek matches planned

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership clubs could face three rounds of midweek fixtures in order to finish the season by the end of October according to a report by Standard Sport.   The three-midweek slots pencilled...

Ospreys Seek To Lure Adam Jones Back Into the Mix

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Legendary Welsh tighthead prop Adam Jones is being eyed by Ospreys head coach Tony Booth as the latter appears set on the idea of Jones returning to his old club to take up a coaching role in the support...

Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another busy week in the player market this week with the major announcement of Beauden Barrett's move to Japan next year.   We recap some of the biggest moves of the week as well as some of...

Leicester Tigers confirm the departure of five players including Manu Tuilagi

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have confirmed the departure of five players including England centre Manu Tuilagi.   Leicester Tigers chief executive Andrea Pinchen confirmed that England stars Tuilagi and...

10 Great Sledges in Rugby

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fans and players love a good verbal joust on the pitch from time to time. While more common in the sphere of, say, cricket, a bit of sledging is no foreign concept on the rugby field. We take a look at...

Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

A busy week on the player market this week saw the likes of Gloucester, Leinster and Harlequins all release squad updates while there were a number of confirmed signings across Europe.   We...

List of players departing from Harlequins

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins will see the departure of a total of 18 players from the club this season. Paul Gustard, Head of Rugby at Quins, paid tribute to the leavers:   “As always at the end of a season,...