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Challenge Cup Highlights: Leicester Tigers v Pau

6 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eight tries in total scored in this match, 3 by Pau and 5 by the Tigers, four of the Tigers 5 tries were scored by Jonah Holmes. The Tigers were the dominant team from the start, it did seem on occasion...

Pieretto props up Exeter Chiefs

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs have bolstered their squad with the signing of Argentinian prop Enrique Pieretto until the end of the season.     Chiefs’ Director of Rugby, Rob Baxter, has moved swiftly...

Challenge Cup - Round 1 Reports

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Worcester launch Challenge Cup campaign with bonus point win   Worcester Warriors got their Challenge Cup campaign off to the perfect start after a commanding 57-14 success over Enisei-STM in...

Stormers set to lose lock Cobus Wiese to Saracens

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Young utility forward Cobus Wiese is in advanced negotiations with Premiership giants Saracens to sign a five-year deal with the European champions, reports claim.     According to rugby365,...

"If the Wolfpack want Manu then I am sure they can have a conversation with us" - Geordan Murphy

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England centre Manu Tuilagi will not be leaving Leicester Tigers "anytime soon" despite interest from big-spending rugby league side the Toronto Wolfpack, according to his club boss Geordan Murphy.     A...

Dylan Hartley retires from professional rugby

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former England hooker and Northampton Saints' club legend Dylan Hartley has retired from professional rugby with immediate effect.     The 33-year-old hooker has been unable to recover from...

Wednesday Morning Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A round up of all the morning headlines from today.       Springboks humbled by superb support on their arrival in SA “Humbled and over-awed” – that was the reaction...

Rugby League side Toronto Wolfpack target England centre Manu Tuilagi

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England and Leicester Tigers centre Manu Tuilagi is the next high-profile rugby union star to be targeted by Toronto Wolfpack according to a report by Ross Heppenstall at the Telegraph.     The...

Vunipola holds nerve as last-gasp Sarries down Irish

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Manu Vunipola kicked a last-gasp penalty to secure a dramatic 16-13 win for Saracens over London Irish at Allianz Park in the Premiership on Saturday. On a day when cousins Billy and Mako suffered Rugby...

Eddie Jones names England team to play South Africa in final

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named his team to play South Africa in the Rugby World Cup 2019 Final at Yokohama Stadium on Saturday 2 November.     Captain Owen Farrell will lead...