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“This has been a difficult decision to make in the most unprecedented of circumstances" - Newcastle Falcons Promoted

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons have confirmed receipt of the Rugby Football Union’s decision to promote the club to the Premiership for the 2020-21 season. The Falcons were 18 points clear at the top of...

The Incredible List Of Talented Players Whose Top 14 Contracts Are Expiring At The End Of The Season

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Top 14 is currently on pause and as it stands a number of players will not be afforded the time to prove they deserve a contract extension by the end of the season.   Bi-weekly rugby newspaper,...

'We no longer feel able to keep quiet'- Newcastle Falcons hit back at Ealing Trailfinders

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons have issued a statement after Ealing Trailfinders DoR Ben Ward's comments which appeared on the front page of the Rugby Paper on Sunday.   Ward warned over the possibility of a...

Greene King IPA Championship- Weekend Round Up - Round 15

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 15 of the Greene King IPA Championship saw three games played and three suspended due to Coronavirus.   The games between Nottingham-Jersey Reds, London Scottish-Hartpury and Ealing-Yorkshire...

England men U20s defeated by Wales in the U20 Six Nations Championship

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men U20s were defeated 23-22 by Wales in the U20 Six Nations Championship at Gloucester’s Kingsholm Stadium.The hosts trailed 14-5 at the break with Wales scoring tries via Sam Costelow and...

Ins, outs and the latest rugby rumours

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

A busy day in player movement market saw Chris Ashton leave Sale Sharks with immediate effect, the Leicester Tigers add two signings and a couple of re-signings and the Exeter Chiefs wrap a few new signings.    We...

Chiefs sign highly-rated Aaron Hinkley from Gloucester

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Aaron Hinkley has agreed to join the Exeter Chiefs from Premiership rivals, Gloucester Rugby.     The 20-year-old forward will make the switch to Sandy Park this summer, having agreed...

Tevita Cavubati re-signs with Harlequins

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins has confirmed that physical Fijian second row Tevita Cavubati has extended his contract ahead of the 2021/22 Premiership season.     The 30-times-capped international lock...

Newcastle Falcons agree new deal with George Wacokecoke

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following his breakthrough season George Wacokecoke has pledged his future to Newcastle Falcons - signing a new two-year contract to remain at Kingston Park Stadium.     The 24-year-old can...

Toulon sign Rhys Webb's replacement

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following their search for a replacement to fill the void left by Rhys Webb, Toulon have reportedly signed Tongan scrum-half Sonatane Takulua.     According to French publications...