Thursday Morning Round Up

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round-Up of the news and headlines doing the rounds across the Rugby World.     Leicester Tigers set to hold onto England ace George Ford is set to agree a new deal with...

Premiership Team of the Week - Round Five

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

After another thrilling round of the Premiership we select our team of the weekend.     15. Charles Piutau - Bristol Bears   He was unable to inspire the Bears to victory in a game...

Disciplinary Update: Sale Sharks flanker cops three-week ban

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sale Sharks flanker Jean-Luc Du Preez has been banned for three matches after receiving a red card in Sale Sharks’ 20-13 defeat to Worcester Warriors.   Du Preez was shown a red...

Premiership Rugby Preview — Round 5

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

So with two tough weeks of Champions Cup rugby behind us, we welcome the Premiership which is overloaded with different stories and narratives. With plenty of World Cup winners and finalists returning...

How England could line up without Saracens players during the Six Nations

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following Saracens' decision not to appeal their sanctions, including a fine of over £5 million and 35-point deduction for salary cap breaches, England Eddie Jones has expressed his fear...

REACTION: Bristol go top with dramatic win at Exeter

8 months ago by Rugby Dump

Bristol Bears went top of the Premiership on Sunday after beating Exeter Chiefs 17-20 at Sandy Park with a last minute try.

Dan Thomas’s last-minute try stuns Exeter and puts Bristol on top

8 months ago by The Guardian

• Exeter 17-20 Bristol• Bears recover from being 17 points downBristol completed a remarkable recovery by scoring a last-minute try through their replacement flanker Dan Thomas to beat Exeter 20-17...

Premiership Highlights: Bath v Exeter Chiefs

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bath bounced back from their thrashing at the hands of Bristol to edge the Exeter Chiefs 13-10 in atrocious weather conditions in round 2 of the Premiership. Bath opened the scoring with an early penalty,...

Hogg's Chiefs debut ends in Bath defeat at rainy Rec

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stuart Hogg's Exeter Chiefs debut ended in defeat as Bath ground out a 13-10 victory in Friday's Premiership clash at The Rec.   Full-back Hogg made his first appearance for last season's losing...