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Danny Cipriani added to England's RWC training squad

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s head coach Eddie Jones has announced a squad of 31 players to attend England’s second training camp at The Lensbury Hotel (30 June-4 July).    Danny Cipriani, Piers...

The Cheetahs confirm Hawies Fourie as Franco Smith's replacement

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Maties head coach Hawies Fourie has been officially unveiled as the new Cheetahs head coach on Thursday, taking over from Italy-bound Franco Smith.   The former backline coach of the Cheetahs...

Richard Beck joins Wasps Academy coaching set-up

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps have announced that Richard Beck has joined the Club as Academy Coach ahead of the 2019/20 season.   The 29-year-old joins from Yorkshire Carnegie, after a 13-year association with the...

Glasgow sign Fijian Hooker Dolokoto

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Glasgow Warriors have signed hooker Mesu Dolokoto on a two-year contract, subject to visa and medical.   The Fiji international, whose full name is Mesulame, will arrive at Scotstoun from Fijian...

Monday Morning Round Up

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

 Mike Catt to join Ireland's coach staff under Andy Farrell       Current Italy assistant coach Mike Catt will join the Ireland coaching team following the completion of this...

Confirmed: Mike Catt to join Ireland's coach staff under Andy Farrell

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Current Italy assistant coach Mike Catt will join the Ireland coaching team following the completion of this year’s Rugby World Cup and ahead of the 2020 Six Nations Championship.   Attack...

Ten years on, where are the 2009 Emerging Springboks now?

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

On the 23rd of June 2009, the Emerging Springboks piled the pressure on the British and Irish Lions, after the tourist lost the opening test to the Springboks, as they picked up 13 all draw.     We...

France win back-to-back World Rugby U20 Championship titles

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

France have successfully defended their World Rugby U20 Championship title, beating Australia 24-23 in the final in Rosario, Argentina on Saturday.   The future of French rugby looks to be in safe...

WRAP UP: U20 World Championship - Final

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

France retained their World Rugby U20 Championship title beating Australia by a single point on the final day of the competition while South Africa picked up the bronze medal and Scotland got relegated.   Here...

Former England coach Mike Catt set for coaching role in Ireland

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former England back and coach Mike Catt has been linked with a coaching role with Ireland as the national side's attack coach after the Rugby World Cup in Japan.   Currently working with Italy,...