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Vunipola 'very likely' to face Australia

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England number eight Billy Vunipola trained on Tuesday and is "very likely" to start Saturday's Rugby World Cup quarter-final against Australia, according to assistant coach John Mitchell.   The...

Rugby World Cup 2019: England v Argentina

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones believes England's scrum can be a "real weapon" in their Rugby World Cup clash with Argentina in Tokyo on Saturday.     England sit top of Pool C after two bonus-point victories...

Jesse Kriel ruled out of the World Cup

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks have today confirmed that Jessie Kriel has been ruled out of the Rugby World Cup after he sustained a hamstring injury in the opening match of the tournament against New Zealand.     The...

Rugby World Cup 2019: Scotland 34-0 Samoa

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland kept their hopes of progress from Pool A at the Rugby World Cup alive by beating Samoa 34-0, claiming a bonus point and dealing their opponents a huge blow.     With Japan enjoying...

England Women contracts for the 2019/20 season announced

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Rugby Football Union (RFU) has announced the England Women XVs contracts for the 2019/20 season.   Head coach Simon Middleton has awarded 28 players with full-time professional deals which will...

Round one: Tyrrells Premier 15s

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Tyrrells Premier 15s season got underway on Saturday, with last year’s losing finalists Harlequins Women getting their campaign off to a flying start with 101-0 victory over Richmond Women.   In...

Schalk Brits starts in the back row and leads the Boks against Namibia

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa coach Rassie Erasmus has named his team for the Pool B match against Namibia at City of Toyota Stadium on Saturday, 28 September:   The Springboks have rotated their squad for Saturday’s...

Vunipola better off playing than eating Kobe beef, jokes Eddie Jones

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Billy Vunipola took some big hits in England' Rugby World Cup opener against Tonga, but has been named to start against the United States.       Zane Kapeli SMASHES Billy Vunipola...

England Name Team To Face USA

3 weeks 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...

Watch: Damian Willemse leaves defenders in his wake on his Saracens debut

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok utility back Damian Willemse made his Saracens debut against Wasps in the Premiership Rugby Cup this past weekend and set up this brilliant try with some neat footwork.   Damian Willemse...