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Eddie Jones's Most Memorable, Ridiculous and Controversial Quotes As England Coach

5 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has made some unforgettable comments during his time as England coach. We look at the most memorable ones.     With Eddie Jones having extended his contract until the end of...

World unions will unite to help Australia

5 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby Australia has stood down 75 per cent of its workforce for three months, with Bill Sweeney saying boards are trying to help.     Rugby Football Union (RFU) chief executive Bill Sweeney...

Eddie Jones' England reign in numbers as coach signs new deal

5 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Using Stats Perform data, we take a look at Eddie Jones' England tenure after he agreed a contract extension.  Eddie Jones will look to enhance his legacy with England over the next four years after...

Sexton's captaincy could come under review

8 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland captain Johnny Sexton believes his position as the side's captain could be reviewed following the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.   Sexton took over the captaincy from Rory Best...

When Namibia Stunned Ireland

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

  One of the most startling results in rugby history happened in July 20, 1991 at S.W. Stadium in Windhoek when a young Namibian international team recorded a 15 - 6 victory against the...

QUIZ: Can You List The Current Top 20 Test Teams In Order Of Their Ranking?

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Rugby Rankings are updated on the Monday after each test weekend. The ranking system was introduced the month before the 2003 Rugby World Cup, with the first new rankings issued on 8 September...

Livewire Aaron Smith's All Black Debut

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Aaron Smith has been widely regarded as the world’s top scrumhalf for the better part of a decade. His career, which was seeded at the Blues but blossomed with the Highlanders, has gone from strength...

NZR announces pay cuts, grants for Super Rugby franchises

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Super Rugby clubs will receive a financial boost but New Zealand Rugby has had to make tough calls amid the coronavirus crisis.  New Zealand Rugby (NZR) has announced wage cuts for its staff as it...

WATCH: The Greatest Try Celebration Ever?

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Felipe Contepomi applauded himself from the crowd after scoring a try for Bristol during his playing days.    The greatest try celebration of all time 🙌@BristolBears pic.twitter.com/XAxK3IJerS —...

Fatialofa Opens Up On His Horror Spinal Injury

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Worcester Warriors lock Michael Fatialofa has spoken about his time in hospital as a result of a spinal injury. Michael Fatialofa has opened up on his "traumatising" experience in intensive care and described...