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Johnny Williams opens up on his return from cancer

15 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

In the week that he returns to competitive rugby action from testicular cancer, Newcastle Falcons centre Johnny Williams hopes that sharing his story can lead to earlier diagnosis and treatment for future...

Jamie Roberts heads to Stormers as Josh Matavesi joins Bath

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons centre Josh Matavesi has signed for Bath Rugby with immediate effect after two and a half seasons with the Kingston Park club.   The 29-year-old Fijian international made 47 appearances...

Johnny Williams successfully returns to rugby following testicular cancer

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons centre Johnny Williams has thanked supporters for their positive messages, having played his first game of rugby since being diagnosed with testicular cancer over the summer.   Williams...

Harlequins sign Tom Penny for remainder of season

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons centre Tom Penny has signed for Harlequins until the end of the 2019/20 season.   The 25-year-old has been brought into a Harlequins squad currently sitting sixth in the Gallagher...

Thursday Morning Round Up

1 month 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...

Kyle Cooper makes Exeter loan move

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons hooker Kyle Cooper has agreed a loan move to Exeter Chiefs until the end of March.     The 30-year-old has made 51 appearances for the Falcons since joining from South African...

Sam Matavesi to join Northampton Saints

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints can today confirm the signing of Fijian international hooker Sam Matavesi with immediate effect.   The 27-year-old, who can also play as a number eight, arrives at Franklin’s...

Reds secure loan signing of Premiership youngster

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Promising teenage wing and Wales u20-capped Alex Morgan has joined Jersey Reds on loan from Premiership side Gloucester.     The 19-year-old, who has featured in Gloucester’s squad...

Eddie Jones names England team to play South Africa in final

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named his team to play South Africa in the Rugby World Cup 2019 Final at Yokohama Stadium on Saturday 2 November.     Captain Owen Farrell will lead...

England Name Team To Face USA

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named his team to play USA Rugby in England’s second pool game of Rugby World Cup 2019 in Kobe, Tokyo.   George Ford will captain England following the team's...