Taulupe Faletau rugby player
Taulupe Faletau rugby player

Taulupe Faletau

12th Nov 1990 1.88m/110kg No. 8

Selection crisis for Pivac as All Black clash looms

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales face a tough ask when they face New Zealand in the first fixture of their autumn internationals on October 30th. Now, making the task even tougher is the fact that the WRU have also scheduled the...

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

1 month 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

1 month 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...

Murray, Harris & Vunipola start second Test

1 month 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...

Winners & Losers: British & Irish Lions First Test Squad

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland has named his side for the first Test against the Springboks and with it, the Lions boss has made some tough selection calls.   In fact, Gatland claims that this test 23 'was by...

Wales & Lions legends Warburton & Roberts pick their Lions starting XVs

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Recently, two big names within the game of rugby have picked their ideal starting British & Irish Lions XV.    Wales and Lions legends, Jamie Roberts and Sam Warburton, both put down the...

British & Irish Lions Player Ratings v South Africa 'A'

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The British and Irish Lions suffered a first defeat in eight matches as Warren Gatland's team came unstuck against South Africa A.   The British and Irish Lions suffered their first defeat of their...

Farrell & Williams drafted in for South Africa 'A' clash

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Owen Farrell (Saracens, England) will replace Dan Biggar (Northampton Saints, Wales) in the starting XV for tonight’s clash with South Africa ‘A’ at Cape Town Stadium.   The England...

PREVIEW: Lions in roaring form and relishing South Africa A challenge

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Coronavirus cases in the South Africa camp have left the Springboks short of match practice, with a strong A side named against the Lions.   The British and Irish Lions expect to see their seven-match...

Conor Murray to lead B&I Lions against South Africa 'A'

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The British & Irish Lions Head Coach, Warren Gatland, has named his team to play South Africa ‘A’ at Cape Town Stadium on Wednesday 14 July (kick off 7pm BST). Tour captain Conor...