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R6 URC Wrap-up

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

DEFEATED DOBSON PRAISES 'SUBLIME' PRIESTLAND   Cardiff ended the DHL Stormers’ 15-match unbeaten run in the BKT United Rugby Championship as Wales fly-half contender Rhys Priestland kicked...

New Zealand crush Scotland

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand made sure that they will head into the Rugby World Cup 2021 quarter-finals with 15 points from a possible 15 in Pool A by turning on the style against Scotland. The Black Ferns are...

Alan Quinlan picks his Ireland XV to tackle the Springboks

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster and Ireland legend Alan Quinlan has selected his Ireland starting lineup to face South Africa on 5 November.   It's been six years since Ireland faced off against the Springboks, with a...

Dwayne Peel On Wales New Boys Blacker And Costelow

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scarlets boss Dwayne Peel has been outlining the qualities of his young half-backs Dane Blacker and Sam Costelow following their call-up to the Wales squad for the autumn internationals.     The...

Wallaroos side named for final pool match at RWC as Naden set to debut

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallaroos head coach Jay Tregonning has named his side for Australia’s final Rugby World Cup pool match against Wales, this Saturday in Whangarei.   Hooker Tania Naden has been called up to...

Jamie Ritchie captains Scotland, Finn Russell omitted from Autumn Nations Series squad

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh Rugby flanker Jamie Ritchie has been named Scotland captain for the Autumn Nations Series ahead of the matches against Australia, Fiji, New Zealand and Argentina at BT Murrayfield.     The...

Six Uncapped Players Included In Ireland's Autumn Nations Series Squad

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ireland coaching team have named a 37-man squad for the upcoming Autumn Nations Series fixtures against world champions South Africa, Fiji and Australia at Aviva Stadium.   An...

5 uncapped players named in Wales' 35-player squad for the Autumn Nations Series

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales men’s head coach Wayne Pivac has named a 35-player squad for the 2022 Autumn Nations Series.       Leigh Halfpenny, Ken Owens and Justin Tipuric are back for international...

RWC 2021 independent disciplinary update: Donna Rose (Wales)

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales front row Donna Rose has been suspended for two weeks, having appeared before an independent judicial committee on Tuesday after being cited in Wales' Rugby World Cup 2021 Pool A match with New Zealand...

Woodman inspires epic comeback in World Cup opener

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hosts New Zealand recovered from conceding three first-half tries to beat Australia 41-17 in their opening Rugby World Cup 2021 match at Eden Park on Saturday. A record crowd in Auckland were...