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France forced to make 10 changes to Six Nations squad

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The initial list of 42 players summoned by France to prepare for the 2022 Six Nations Tournament has undergone changes.     Cameron WOKI and Uini ATONIO have been ruled out due to injury.     Romain...

Galthie announces French squad for Six Nations

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

France boss Fabien Galthie has announced his squad to take on the best of Europe in the 2022 Six Nations. The squad includes 7 new caps.   France commence their campaign on 5 February when they...

Latest disciplinary news

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Here follows an account of the latest disciplinary news:   HEINEKEN CHAMPIONS CUPDan Fish suspended for three weeksThe Cardiff Rugby fly half, Dan Fish, has been suspended for three weeks following...

Champions & Challenge Cup Disciplinary hearings - Round 1

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Here follows a list of disciplinary hearings from Round 1 of the Champions & Challenge Cups. Red card – Brad Shields (Wasps)The Wasps second row, Brad Shields (No 4), was issued with a red card...

Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

A busy week on the player market this week saw the likes of Gloucester, Leinster and Harlequins all release squad updates while there were a number of confirmed signings across Europe.   We...

French Top 14- Week 16 Round Up

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Not allowing the Six Nations to put a dampener on the competition, the French clubs put on a fine show of skill and excitement in a hard-fought Round 16.       Pau’s Lucas Rey...

Seventh heaven for Lyon, Toulouse defeat Castres

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Lyon racked up an impressive seventh win from as many Top 14 matches this season and champions Toulouse earned a timely win against Castres.     Jean-Marc Doussain impressed with the boot,...

Elijah Niko signs for Ealing Trailfinders

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ealing Trailfinders have announced the signing of Elijah Niko for the 2019/20 season.     The giant winger joins from Yorkshire Carnegie where he has impressed in the Championship after a...

France U20's change 9 for Scotland clash

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

France Under-20s have made nine changes to their side for the Round Three clash with Scotland in Pau as they look to bounce back from defeat in England. Last year’s champions fell to a 31-19 loss...

France announce Elite and Development squads for 2018/19 season

4 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jacques Brunel has announced a group of 40 elite players and 20 development players for the 2018/19 season.    The announcement comes following an agreement between LNR and FFR that will...