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Van der Walt to remain in the Edinburgh no.10 jersey

15 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh’s South African-born fly-half Jaco van der Walt has penned an extension deal with the club.   Van der Walt, who has one Scottish cap to his name, was yesterday named in Gregor Townsend’s...

Eddie Jones self-isolating after England assistant coach tests positive for coronavirus

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

England's Six Nations preparations have been impacted by a positive coronavirus test for assistant coach Matt Proudfoot.   England head coach Eddie Jones is self-isolating after assistant Matt Proudfoot...

Jersey Reds coach joins Eddie Jone's England coaching team

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ed Robinson will join the England coaching team for their upcoming Guinness Six Nations campaign. Robinson, who is assistant coach at Greene King IPA Championship side Jersey Reds, will be part of...

Townsend names 2021 Six Nations Squad

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland’s Head Coach Gregor Townsend has named his 2021 Six Nations squad which will commence their campaign against England on Saturday 6 February against England at Twickenham.   The squad,...

Scotland centre Sam Johnson agrees new deal with Glasgow Warriors

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland centre Sam Johnson has become the latest player to commit to Glasgow Warriors ahead of the 2021/22 campaign, having agreed to a new contract extension with Danny Wilson’s side.       The...

England to be without skills coach for Six Nations

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones’ England coaching staff has suffered a blow ahead of the Six Nations as newly-appointed skills coach Jason Ryles has chosen not to move to the UK from Australia amid concerns of Covid-19.   It...

Blair Kinghorn pens new Edinburgh deal

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh and Scotland outside back Blair Kinghorn celebrated his 24th birthday in style today with a new contract extension with his hometown team.   Kinghorn first signed professional terms off...

CVC's Six Nations deal approved by French Board

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The French Rugby Federation (FFR) announced on Saturday that its has approved a private equity firm's investment in the Six Nations.   CVC Capital Partners will take a 14.3% stake in the annual...

Jamie Ritchie signs the longest contract Edinburgh’s history

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the confirmation of Hamish Watson's committing to the club, Edinburgh has announced that Scotland back-row Jamie Ritchie has committed his future to Edinburgh Rugby by signing the...

Glasgow to ease off on Healy after Weir signature

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The latest development at Glasgow Warriors means that the club is likely to ease off the pressure on Munster fly-half Ben Healy.   It was revealed on Wednesday that Worcester Warriors fly-half Duncan...