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10 Premiership players who are out of contract and looking for clubs

14 minutes ago by Ultimate Rugby

The end of the season comes hand in hand with departures and arrivals. The 2020/21 season is no different with clubs confirming their departees as the season concludes.   These 10 players will be...

Tigers scrumhalf Jack van Poortvliet captains England u20s in opener against France

8 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s U20 head coach Alan Dickens has named his 26-man squad to face France in the first round of the U20 Six Nations on Saturday.   Due to COVID-19 regulations teams are permitted...

Leicester Tigers 2021/22 Coaching Team

12 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have announced changes to the club’s coaching team ahead of the 2021/22 season.   The club will welcome Kevin Sinfield OBE to the coaching team as defence coach, with...

7 Clubs Represented In The BT Sport Premiership Dream Team

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Seven different clubs are represented in the all-star XV picked by BT Sport.   Table-topping Bristol Bears have the most representatives in the BT Sport Dream Team named at the Premiership...

Leicester Tigers confirm departing players

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers can confirm the members of the playing squad departing the club when their contracts end at the end of June 2021.   As already announced during the season, Tomás Lavanini...

A history of penalty shootouts in rugby

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saturday's Top 14 Access Match produced a rare occurrence in rugby as the game had to be decided on a shootout.    While knock out games in football will often go to penalty shootouts, the...

Wasps hooker added to England training squad

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps hooker Gabriel Oghre has been called up to the England squad, who met today at The Lensbury, Teddington for a five-day training camp.   Oghre has been added to the squad following the...

Premiership Highlights: Wasps Vs Leicester Tigers

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers secure the all important victory that secures Champions Cup rugby for next season. After an entertaining first half, that saw both sides score three tries each,...

Martin Johnson names his top 3 locks of all-time

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Talking to ruck.co.uk, Leicester, England and British & Irish Lions legend Martin Johnson has ranked his three greatest locks of all time.         Johnson, a courageous,...

Watch: Steffon Armitage slots the match winning kick for Biarritz in a penalty shootout

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Not since the 2009 Champions Cup semi-final between Leicester Tigers and Cardiff has a top-flight European match or any top-flight match gone to a penalty shootout.   However, on Saturday that all...