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Ellis Genge leads Leicester Tigers against Exeter

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Steve Borthwick has named the Leicester Tigers matchday squad for the Gallagher Premiership season-opener against Exeter Chiefs on Saturday.   Ellis Genge will lead the side for the first time in...

Chiefs tackle the Tigers

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Last year’s finalists, Exeter Chiefs, will open their account at Welford Road where Leicester Tigers lie in wait.    The 2020-21 campaign was a tumultuous one for the Tigers who experienced...

Springboks make 3 changes to face Wallabies

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber opted for continuity in selection for their Rugby Championship clash against Australia in Brisbane on Saturday, making only three changes to his matchday squad –...

Premiership Rugby Ins And Outs

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

BATH RUGBY Ins: Will Butt (academy), Arthur Cordwell (academy), Johannes Jonker (Ealing Trailfinders), D’Arcy Rae (Glasgow Warriors), Kieran Verden (academy), Jaco Coetzee (The Stormers), Danny...

Vermeulen returns for Wallaby Test in Gold Coast

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Duane Vermeulen will make his first appearance for the Springboks since the 2019 Rugby World Cup final when South Africa resume their Rugby Championship campaign on Sunday against Australia at the CBUS...

Toby Flood retires from playing professional rugby

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

After an 18-year career which saw him featuring in a Rugby World Cup final and winning three Premiership titles, Newcastle Falcons fly-half Toby Flood has retired from playing professional rugby.     The...

Two new additions to England coaching team

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has finalised his England senior men’s coaching set-up with the appointments of Richard Cockerill and Anthony Seibold.    Cockerill joins as a forwards coach and will work...

The New Signings Each Top 14 Club Made During The Off Season

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The French Top 14 returns this weekend in a mouth-watering opening round of fixtures.   Newly promoted Biarritz Olympique opening the competition against last season's semi-finalists Union...

The Big Name Signings In The PROD2 This Season

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

France's second division competition kicks off on Thursday with the two sides who were relegated from the Top 14, Bayonne and Agen, kicking the season off.   While the PROD2 is not France's...