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Thursday Morning Round Up

2 days 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

3 days 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

4 days 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

1 month 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

1 month 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

2 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...

Tonga coach Kefu names Tonga team to face England

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tonga coach Toutai Kefu has named his team for the Pool C match against England at Sapporo Dome on Sunday, 22 September.     Only four players in thie match-day squad (Sanatane Takulua, Kurt...

Five Tier 2 players to watch at the Rugby World Cup - Pool B

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Rugby World Cup is fast approaching and as we continue to build to what will be the most closely fought World Cup to date, we have picked out five Tier two players to keep an eye on in Japan.     Have...

Newcastle Falcons sign Nottingham tight-head Mike Daniels

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons have completed the signing of prop Mike Daniels from Nottingham on a one-year deal.     The 27-year-old tight-head has been on trial with the Falcons for the last few weeks,...

Eddie Jones Names Team For Final World Cup Warm Up Match

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named his side to play against Italy on Friday at St James’ Park in Newcastle.     A mix and match selection strategy sees Joe Marchant named at outside...