Winners & Losers from Sale Sharks forfeiting their final Premiership game

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sale Sharks have forfeited their final game of the regular Premiership season with Worcester Warriors now granted a win and five league points for the game that was supposed to take place on Sunday before...

Premiership Rugby Permutations: Who Needs What In The Final Round?

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

On Sunday afternoon the final standings of the Premiership will be decided with all six games kicking off at 3 pm (local).   The race for a place in the playoffs comes to an end on...

The Weekend's Premiership Rugby Team News & Line Ups

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

It's all happening on Super Sunday as the final round of the Premiership kicks off with plenty still to play four in terms of the semi-finals and Champions Cup spots.   Just two points separate...

RFU to launch inquiry into Sale cup celebrations prior to Covid outbreak

3 months ago by The Guardian

RFU launches inquiry into 16 cases among Sharks playersIf breaches are found Worcester could be awarded matchThe Rugby Football Union will launch an investigation on Monday into the 16 coronavirus cases...

The race for play off places reaches boiling point in the Premiership with two rounds to go

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A league season is often described as a marathon rather than a race and the 2019/20 season is no different.    The lockdown stalled a number of teams' momentum while other returned from...

Sale Sharks and Harlequins battle it out for silverware

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The typical monotony of Monday will be broken somewhat with an exciting fixture playing out at the AJ Bell Stadium this evening as Sale Sharks host Harlequins in the Premiership Rugby Cup final.   The...

Saints sign front row cover for Champions Cup quarter-final after EPCR permit player's registration

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The EPCR Board has today unanimously agreed to a change in the Tournament Rules which permits the registration of front row players after the September 1 deadline.   “We are pleased that EPCR...

Injury Crisis Could See Northampton Face Exeter A Man Short

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints' loosehead prop injury crisis could see Chris Boyd's side front up against Exeter Chiefs with just 22 players.   Boyd has just one fit loosehead prop in their ranks...

Form Guide: Champions Cup Quarter-Finals

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Champions Cup is back and just eight teams remain as the top clubs in Europe battle it out this weekend for a place in the semi-finals.   Five winners, with 13 Champions Cup titles, remain...

Lovely textbook dump tackle leads to slick cross field try for Sarries

4 months ago by Rugby Dump

Saracens winger Dominic Morris put in a huge shot on Sale Sharks centre Sam James during last week’s clash at the AJ Bell Stadium.