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England assistant coaches step down

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England Rugby coaches Simon Amor and Jason Ryles are stepping down from their roles with the senior men’s team.   Amor and the RFU have mutually decided to part company so that he can explore...

British & Irish Lions: Updated ticket info for Home Nations

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The British & Irish Lions and SA Rugby confirmed a revised Castle Lager Lions Series fixture list and venues on Friday and have provided an update on ticket purchases.     All ticket...

Revised Lions Series Schedule Confirmed

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The British & Irish Lions and SA Rugby confirmed a revised Lions Series fixture list and venues on Friday.     All eight matches of the Tour will be played in Gauteng or Cape Town to minimise...

No extra time for British and Irish Lions as tour - report

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Lions series in South Africa could end in a stalemate, just as it did four years ago in New Zealand with no extra-time decider built in.   According to a report in the Daily Mail, if the Lions...

Japan Joins Scotland's Autumn Schedule

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Japan have today been announced as Scotland’s opponents this autumn, joining Australia and South Africa in heading to BT Murrayfield in November.     The Brave Blossoms, who will...

Jamie Roberts backs van der Merwe for starting test role

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Two-time British and Irish Lions tourist, Jamie Roberts backs Scotland winger Duhan van der Merwe to 'light up South Africa' for the British and Irish Lions this summer.    The South African...

Adam Jones picks his British & Lions Test XV

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Welsh rugby legend Adam Jones has made some big calls in his Lions XV to face South Africa this summer.   The former Lions tighthead prop is a big fan of Scotland's Stuart Hogg and Hamish...

Wasps sign Robin Hislop

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps have announced the signing of Doncaster Knights captain Robin Hislop, who will join the Club at the end of the season.     The loosehead prop came through at Edinburgh Rugby,...

Gatland covers his bases with 35-player standby list - report

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

British and Irish Lions boss Warren Gatland has decided to place more than 30 players on his standby list for the 2021 Lions Tour to South Africa.   In April, Gatland sent out more than 70 invitations...

Hamish Watson responds to claims that he is too small

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland flanker Hamish Watson has responded to on-going claims that he is too small to compete with the South African forwards.    Watson was recently named in Warren Gatland’s 37-man...