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Gatland Makes 6 Changes for Third Test vs Springboks

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

British & Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland has made six changes to the starting XV which lost to the Springboks last Saturday in Cape Town.     The defeat sees the Lions Series level...

Lions full-back Hogg 'annoyed and upset' by Le Roux bite allegations

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

British and Irish Lions full-back Stuart Hogg has denied biting South Africa's Willie Le Roux and says he is "annoyed and upset" by the allegations.    Footage emerged on Saturday of Hogg clashing...

B&I Lions Player Ratings v Springboks - 2nd test

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa outclassed the British and Irish Lions 27-9 in an ill-tempered second Test to level the series in Cape Town and set up a decider.   Here is how we rated Warren Gatland's men in defeat.      Stuart...

Springboks must take frustration out on Lions to keep series alive

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa must take their frustration over officiating out on the British and Irish Lions when then they attempt to keep the series alive on Saturday. The Lions roared back in the second half of an...

Scotland to host Tonga in October

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland will host Tonga at Murrayfield on Saturday 30 October as the sides agreed to an extension of their Autumn Nations Series campaigns.    It will be the first time in 20 years that Tonga...

Murray, Harris & Vunipola start second Test

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

British & Irish Lions Head Coach, Warren Gatland, has made three changes to the starting XV which beat the Springboks last Saturday to take a 1-0 lead in the Castle Lager Lions Series. Conor Murray...

Mike Blair Appointed Edinburgh Head Coach

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh Rugby has announced the appointment of Scotland Assistant Coach Mike Blair as the club’s new Head Coach.     The former Edinburgh and Scotland captain made over 150 appearances...

"I think it will be difficult for this group of players to excel on Saturday" - O'Gara

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former British and Irish Lions flyhalf Ronan O'Gara has expressed his concerns over Warren Gatland's combinations ahead of the first test against the Springboks on Saturday.   Speaking on Off The...

Jake Kerr Signs Permanent Contract with Bristol Bears

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hooker Jake Kerr has signed a permanent contract with Bristol Bears.     The Scotland international, who initially arrived on a short-term deal at the end of the 2020/21 season,...

Alun Wyn Jones leads the B&I Lions in first Test against Springboks

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

British & Irish Lions Head Coach Warren Gatland has named his side for the first Test against the Springboks at Cape Town Stadium on Saturday 24 July (kick off 5pm BST).   Tour captain Alun...