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Rob Kearney linked with a surprising move to Australia

14 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster and Ireland fullback Rob Kearney is close to agreeing a deal to finish career in Australia according to reports.   The 34-year-old outside back departs Leinster as Ireland's most-decorated...

Rob Kearney pens open letter after Leinster and Ireland farewell

16 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland and Leinster fullback Rob Kearney has penned an emotional open letter after ending his time playing in Ireland.   The full-back won 95 Ireland caps and donned the blue of Leinster for...

Eleven Flyhalves Bath Could Target Instead Of Handre Pollard

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stuart Hooper's search for a playmaker to run the show has drawn plenty of attention over the past few months with the club regularly linked to Springbok World Cup winning flyhalf Handre Pollard.   The...

PRO14 Confirm Monday Night Rugby For The 2020/21 Season

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2020/21 Guinness PRO14 season will break new ground with the competition introducing prime-time Monday Night Rugby to its schedule for the upcoming season.   The new season is set to kick off...

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...

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...

Rob Kearney calls time on brilliant career

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster’s sombre exit from the Champions Cup yesterday heralded the conclusion of a noteworthy rugby career, that of Rob Kearney’s.   Kearney attended Clongowes Wood College and was...

Champions Cup | Toulouse v Ulster Rugby line ups and preview

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The third quarter-final of the Champions Cup will take the form of Pro 14 runners-up Ulster taking on Toulouse at Stade Ernest Wallon on Sunday afternoon.   Toulouse have been a powerful force in...

England to take major share of CVC deal

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England are set to take 31.4% of the commercial rights from the new deal with CVC for the Six Nations according to Bernard Laporte's opposition for the president of the French Rugby...