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Head-to-head: Finn Russell vs Alex Goode

9 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The first Champions Cup semi-final offers a mouth-watering clash in the fly-half channel. As accomplished as he has shown himself to be in the number 10 jersey, Alex Goode faces a stern task tomorrow when...

Eleven Flyhalves Bath Could Target Instead Of Handre Pollard

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stuart Hooper's search for a playmaker to run the show has drawn plenty of attention over the past few months with the club regularly linked to Springbok World Cup winning flyhalf Handre Pollard.   The...

Rhodes to face disciplinary hearing after Saracens win

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Some alleged foul play at a ruck may cast a shadow over Michael Rhodes’ man-of-the-match performance against Leinster.   The Saracens flanker has been cited after an incident in only the second...

Rescheduled Dates Confirmed for Women's Six Nations

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Six Nations has confirmed the remaining fixtures for the 2020 Women's Six Nations after the tournament was abruptly suspended in March.     “In rescheduling...

Leicester Tigers v Castres Olympique – match cancelled

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

EPCR has decided to cancel the Challenge Cup quarter-final match between Leicester Tigers and Castres Olympique which was scheduled to be played tomorrow (Sunday, 20 September) at Welford Road. The decision...

Champions Cup | Exeter Chiefs Vs Saints lineups & preview

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

It’s an all-English affair in the final game of the quarter-finals weekend as Northampton Saints make their way to Sandy Park where the fierce beast which is Exeter Chiefs lies in wait.   At...

Champions Cup | Leinster v Saracens line ups and preview

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The quarter-finals of the Champions Cup are imminent, kicking off on Saturday evening with the first clash which sees Leinster hosting Saracens at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin.     Life is...

England to take major share of CVC deal

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England are set to take 31.4% of the commercial rights from the new deal with CVC for the Six Nations according to Bernard Laporte's opposition for the president of the French Rugby...

Stuart Hogg winning race to be fit for European tie

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Exeter Chiefs expect to enter their Champions Cup quarter-final with Northampton Saints on Sunday with no fresh injury concerns as Scotland full-back Stuart Hogg is winning his fitness battle to...

Edinburgh target Andries Ferreira on short-term deal

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh coach Richard Cockerill has confirmed Bulls lock Andries Ferreira is one of the players they are looking to sign on a short-term deal to address an impending shortage of second-row cover, writes SARugbyMag.     Cockerill...