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Winners & Losers: British and Irish Lions Squad Announcement

13 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Every four years players from all the Home Nations eagerly await to hear their name as the British and Irish Lions squad is announced.    This year, Warren Gatland was not short on some surprise...

Warren Gatland Names The 2021 British & Irish Lions Squad

18 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The British & Irish Lions Head Coach, Warren Gatland, has today named a 37-man squad to tour South Africa for the 2021 Castle Lager Lions Series. Gatland has also named Alun Wyn Jones as captain for...

Alex Sanderson backs Manu Tuilagi for Lions Tour

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sale Sharks' Director of Rugby Alex Sanderson says he would take Manu Tuilagi on the British and Irish Lions tour despite the fact that the centre has not played since September because of an Achilles...

2021 British and Irish Lions Tour: Predicting the 36-man squad

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland selected 41 players to tour New Zealand four years ago but his preparation for the tour to South Africa will be vastly different. The British and Irish Lions have a shorter tour to...

Electric battle at Stade Marcel Deflandre: La Rochelle vs Leinster

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Interest will be piqued around the rugby world on Sunday as two giants of the domestic scene face off for the first time in European competition.    Leo Cullen’s Leinster travel to the...

Hefty suspensions for Esterhuizen and Obano

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins centre André Esterhuizen and Bath prop Beno Obano appeared before an online independent disciplinary panel last night (Tuesday 27 April 2021).   Esterhuizen was shown a red card...

Jason Robinson returns to Sale Sharks

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sale Sharks are delighted to announce the appointment of club and England legend Jason Robinson OBE as a non-executive director.     Jason, who was a key part of Sharks’ Premiership...

Premiership Highlights: Worcester Warriors Vs Sale Sharks

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Francois Hougaard battled through illness to make the field and score a hat trick for Worcester Warriors securing them two losing bonus points but not the win for the home side. Sale Sharks trailed by...

Lions Watch: Five Players Who Stood Out This Weekend

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland would have kept a keen on the action around Europe this weekend as the clock counts down for him to finalise his British and Irish Lions Touring squad.   With the touring squad set...

Premiership reshuffle of Round 19 to allow for crowds

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Premiership confirmed today that fixtures for Round 19 will be shifted so as to allow for the possibility of fans attending the games.   So far, games scheduled for Kingston Park and Ashton...