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Where are they now? Every World Rugby Junior Player of the Year since 2008

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Rugby Under 20 Championship draws plenty of interest each year as we get a glimpse of what is to come in the future of the game with the best players in the World under the age of the 20 going...

Optimism flows for Premiership despite shutdown's financial pressure

2 weeks ago by The Guardian

There are more quesitons than answers for how rugby will resume but top tier clubs are taking necessary action to survive At a time when the domestic season in Europe should be gathering pace, rugby has...

Six Nations not added to protected free-to-air list

2 weeks ago by Rugby World

Government rejects motion to keep championship on terrestrial televisionClose-up: A TV camera catches the action during England v Ireland (Getty Images)Government rejects motion to keep championship on...

How rugby has been impacted by the outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19)

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A number of games across multiple leagues have been impacted by the outbreak of the coronavirus.   The sporting calendar over the next few weeks looks extremely bare as events continue to...

Eight Modern Day One Club Men

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A dying breed. The modern-day opportunities for professional Rugby players has seen even the most loyal servants of the game move clubs and explore their opportunities.   Even the Sharks and Springbok...

Post World Cup 2019 Retirees XV

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saying farewell isn't easy particularly when you have spent your life working towards the goal of representing your country but this was the decision several of test rugby’s leading lights made after...

Premiership to relax ban on releasing non-England players for Six Nations - Report

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The postponement of the Six Nations until later this year teed up a potential stumbling block for the likes of Wales, Scotland and Italy with a number of their players currently representing Premiership...

Ranked: England's Player Depth

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England had a rocky start to 2020 as they went down to France in their opening Six Nations game of the competition following their defeat to South Africa in the Rugby World Cup Final in Japan last year.   Eddie...

Six Nations Team Of The Competition

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

It's been one of the strangest Six Nations season since the competition was impacted by the outbreak of foot and mouth back in 2001.    The 2020 edition of the Championship may not have...

Rated: Ireland's Player Depth Per Position

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland may have failed to reach the semi-finals of the Rugby World Cup in Japan but there is a lot to look forward to under new head coach Andy Farrell after a promising start to his tenure during the...