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England hooker George facing 10 weeks out with foot injury

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

England hooker Jamie George is out until December after sustaining an injury while playing for Saracens against Leicester Tigers.   Jamie George will miss England's November internationals after...

All eyes on pocket-rocket Abrahams

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sharks speedster Thaakir Abrahams has shown opponents in the United Rugby Championship that what he lacks in size he more than makes up for in heart, pace and guile.   The Cape-born pocket rocket,...

Super Sacha Ready To Take URC By Storm

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sacha Mngomezulu made a memorable debut for the title-winning Stormers last season and followed that up by captaining an unbeaten Junior Springboks team. Now, the prodigious playmaker wants more.   Since...

Wayne Barnes to set new Test record this November

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England’s Wayne Barnes is set to make history when he takes charge of his 100th and 101st tests during the November international window.   Barnes, who made his debut in Fiji in June 2006,...

Emerging Ireland name squad for Pumas clash

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following on from their resounding 54-7 victory over Griquas on Sunday, the Emerging Ireland coaching staff has named the team to tackle Currie Cup champions, the Pumas, ij Bloemfontein tomorrow (Wednesday).    The...

England summer fixtures announced

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England will play two home fixtures at Twickenham Stadium next summer as part of their preparation for the 2023 Rugby World Cup.    Eddie Jones’ side will host Wales at Twickenham on...

Max Deegan captains Emerging Ireland against Griquas

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ireland coaching group have named the Emerging Ireland Match Day 23 for their first game of the Toyota Challenge series in Bloemfontein (Kick-off 12.45pm Irish time, live on IrishRugby.ie).   Max...

Bulls welcome the return of Springbok backs for Connacht clash

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jake White has named his Bulls teams to tacke Connacht at Loftus Versfeld on Friday evening welcoming the return of a trio of Springboks to his backline.   Sbu Nkosi was called up to the Springboks...

Argentina centres land on Tyneside to boost Newcastle Falcons

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina pair Matias Orlando and Matias Moroni have landed on Tyneside, insisting they are fit and ready for Newcastle Falcons duty.    Orlando is entering his third season at Kingston Park...

World Rugby Awards returns to Monaco for a star-studded edition in November

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Rugby Awards 2022 will return to Monaco and its prestigious Salle des Étoiles for the first time since the pandemic on Sunday, 20 November to celebrate the best of rugby on and off the...