Luka Matkava rugby player
Luka Matkava rugby player

Luka Matkava

5th Oct 2001 1.81m/80kg Scrum Half

Semi Finalists confirmed in the men's Rugby Europe Championship

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Georgia, Portugal, Romania and Spain are through to the men’s Rugby Europe Championship Cup semi-finals after an exciting final weekend of group stage action. On Saturday, reigning champions Georgia...

Round 2 Review - Men's Rugby Europe Championship 24

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Georgia, Spain and Romania made it two wins from two in the Rugby Europe Championship for 2024 at the weekend while Portugal got their first win of the year. The second round of group phase fixtures began...

Rugby Europe Championship - Road to Paris

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Georgia, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, and Poland will fight for the crown, and fans will enjoy the best of European rugby for five weekends, finishing at Stade Jean Bouin in...

Black Lion and Tel-Aviv Heat set to renew rivalries in RE Super Cup Final

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Rugby Europe Super Cup for 2023 is coming to an end - and what a finish it is set up to be. After three great placings matches in Amsterdam last Saturday we already know that the Romanian Wolves have...

Barton bests Matkava in battle of fly-halves

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gloucester Rugby fly-half George Barton was the difference-maker for the Gallagher Premiership side as they defeated Black Lion 15-10 in the EPCR Challenge Cup at the Mikheil Meskhi Stadium on Saturday. The...

Taulupe Faletau ruled out of World Cup after breaking arm against Georgia

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Number eight will play no further part in the tournament following injury.  Wales were left to count the cost of their Rugby World Cup victory over Georgia after number eight Taulupe Faletau suffered...

Match Preview: Wales v Georgia

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales have already qualified for the quarter-finals, but a point here against Georgia will ensure top spot in Pool C and set up a last-eight match against the second-placed team from Pool D in Marseille...

Sharikadze returns as captain - Georgia announce team to play Wales

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Georgia head coach Levan Maisashvili has made five changes to his starting side to face Wales at Stade de la Beaujoire in Nantes on Saturday, 7 October. Guram Gogichashvili and Shalva Mamukashvili return...

Wales’ Gareth Thomas has first-hand experience of Georgia threat

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gareth Thomas knows from painful experience the misery that Georgia’s forwards can inflict on opponents. Wales need one point from Saturday’s Pool C finale against Georgia in Nantes to guarantee...

Match Day Programme: Fiji v Georgia

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

 Fixture: Fiji v Georgia  Venue: Stade de Bordeaux  Kickoff Time: 15:45 local time (GMT+2)  Referee: Karl Dickson     Head-to-head Played:  Played: 6  Fiji Wins:...