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Arno Botha handed a three week ban

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster loose forward Arno Botha has been suspended for three weeks following an independent Disciplinary Hearing in London on Wednesday. The Munster forward was sent off during his team’s 10-3 win...

Tommy Seymour announces international retirement

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland and British & Irish Lions wing Tommy Seymour today announced his decision to call time on his international rugby career.   The nation's fourth-top try-scorer crossed the paint 20 times...

'Should of been Scott Robertson' - Fans and media react to Ian Foster's appointment as the new All Blacks head coach

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ian Foster's appointment as the new All Blacks head coach hasn't been a popular pick in New Zealand with a number of fans reacting negatively to the announcement on Wednesday.     54-year-old...

Injury puts Johnny Sexton in doubt for Six Nations

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Johnny Sexton could face a race against time to be fit for the Six Nations after suffering a knee injury in Leinster's win over Northampton Saints.   The Leinster and Ireland playmaker suffered...

South Africa crowned champions in Dubai as Fiji finish ninth

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blitzboks will head to their home event in Cape Town on top the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2020 standings after beating New Zealand 15-0 in the Dubai Rugby Sevens Cup final.   South Africa...

Israel Folau tests the waters in South Africa

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

With Rugby Australia and Israel Folau finally settling their case of unfair dismissal, Israel Folau is looking for a new club to ply his trade which has led him to South Africa.   It seems that...

WRAP UP: Dubai 7s - Day One

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Rugby Sevens Series returned with a bang on 5 December with five of the eight men's matches on day one of the Dubai Rugby Sevens 2019 decided by seven points or less.   VIEW FIXTURES/RESULTS   Series...

Men's squads confirmed for season opener in Dubai

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 16 squads have been announced for the opening men’s tournament of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2020 in Dubai. Taking place at 7he Sevens Stadium from 5-7 December, the Emirates Airline...

Thursday Morning Round Up

1 week 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...

2020 Six Nations referee appointments announced

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has announced the match official appointments for the men’s Six Nations 2020 as the road to Rugby World Cup 2023 begins in earnest for the world’s top referees. The selection,...