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Daily News Round-Up - 22 September 2020

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bernard Laporte questioned by police     French rugby president Bernard Laporte has been questioned by police with regard to his influence on the outcome of a disciplinary hearing involving...

Mark Wilson named Newcastle Falcons captain

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England back-rower Mark Wilson will captain Newcastle Falcons during the upcoming Gallagher Premiership season, the Rugby World Cup finalist having returned from his loan spell at Sale Sharks.     Wilson,...

Leicester Tigers injury update ahead of Toulon

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers Director of rugby Geordan Murphy has provided an injury update on members of the squad as they prepare to travel to Toulon in the semi-finals of the 2019/20 European Challenge...

Luther Burrell Falcons-bound

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons have beefed up their player stocks with the news that England centre Luther Burrell  has signed a two-year deal with the club.   The 32 year old Burrell has been busying himself...

Newcastle Falcons Sign Springbok Scrumhalf

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ex-Springbok scrum-half Louis Schreuder is joining Newcastle Falcons for the upcoming Gallagher Premiership season.   The 30-year-old was a central part of the Sharks side which topped Super Rugby’s...

Falcons swoop for rugby league prospect

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leeds Rhinos rugby league prospect Iwan Stephens has switched codes to join Newcastle Falcons’ senior academy.   The 18-year-old England Academy international joins the Falcons on a two-year...

EPCR reveal new 24-team Champions Cup

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The EPCR Board has revealed that after a unanimously vote, the new Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup tournament formats will be introduced for the 2020/21 season.   The decision to alter...

Logovi'i Mulipola re-joins Newcastle Falcons for 2020-21 season

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Prop-forward Logovi'i Mulipola will re-join Newcastle Falcons for the 2020-21 Gallagher Premiership season.         The Samoan international is currently on a short-term deal with...

Bath sign England 7s flyer

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bath have confirmed the signing of England 7s player Will Muir after the decision was taken to terminate the England 7s program due to complications arising from the Covid-19 pandemic.   The 6’2,...

Five Players Who Stood Out In Saturday's Welsh Derby

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby returned in Wales with an entertaining game at Parc y Scarlets with the home side claiming an impressive 32-12 victory over the Cardiff Blues.   The Scarlets were brutal and effect with Ed...