Sergio Parisse rugby player
Sergio Parisse rugby player

Sergio Parisse

18th Sep 1983 1.95m/112kg No. 8

Toulon victory means fourth final for Parisse

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulon’s defeat of Leicester in the Challenge Cup yesterday means that they will advance to the final at Stade Maurice David on 16 October with Bristol Bears as the only hurdle left between them...

RC Toulon come from behind to seal semi-final spot

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

An inspired second-half performance from Louis Carbonel gave Toulon the comeback win 11-6 against Scarlets – and a place in the Challenge Cup semi-finals against Leicester Tigers.   The...

Most Capped Test Side Of All-Time - Per Position

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

We take a look at the most capped test XV of all time:           1. Gethin Jenkins - Wales     The most capped loosehead in the game,...

Conor O’Shea tells Eddie Jones how he came up with ruckgate and reveals how Danny Care almost found out about the plan

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Conor O'Shea caused mayhem and forced a law change in 2017 when his Italian side stunned England with their 'ruckgate' tactics back in 2017.   Eddie Jones' side headed into the clash against Italy...

The Incredible List Of Talented Players Whose Top 14 Contracts Are Expiring At The End Of The Season

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Top 14 is currently on pause and as it stands a number of players will not be afforded the time to prove they deserve a contract extension by the end of the season.   Bi-weekly rugby newspaper,...

Top 5 Most Capped Internationals Of All Time

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Test rugby is the pinnacle of any player’s career and requires a level of dedication foreign to the average person. In easily one of the toughest sports in the world, the achievement of taking the...

A statistical look at Wales v Scotland in the fifth round of matches

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales face Scotland in the weekend's only Six Nations match, after Italy v England and France v Ireland were called off due to COVID-19. Wales and Scotland go head to head in the final round of the Six...

SIX NATIONS 2020: Happy anniversary! 20 years of Italy in Opta numbers

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

We use Opta data to look at Italy's time in the Six Nations as the upcoming edition marks 20 years since they first featured.     This year's Six Nations represents 20 years since Italy...

Six Nations 2020: Team-by-team guide

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England and Scotland are the only sides without a new head coach for the 2020 edition of the Six Nations.     Four head coaches will take charge of their first Six Nations matches when the...

Dan Carter Voted Player Of The Decade

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dan Carter beat fellow All Black great Richie McCaw to be voted the player of the decade in a poll run by World Rugby.   World Rugby launched the bracket style poll to be voted by the fans to help...