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Results of Covid testing spell trouble for Stade Francais

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Stade Francais players and coaching staff recently returned from a training camp in Nice and were tested shortly thereafter, the results indicating that up to a third of the squad have the Coronavirus.   The...

Saracens confirms squad for remainder of 2019/20 Campaign & 2020/21 Champhionship Season

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens have today confirmed their 39-man squad for the remainder of the 2019/20 campaign and the 2020/21 Championship season.    Fourteen senior players have signed new contracts at...

Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

We recap some of the top stories, rumours and confirmed transfers of the week.     Vern Cotter brings in reinforcements Vern Cotter has started to piece his backroom staff at Fiji together...

World Cup Winning All Black Pair Head To Kobe

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Reigning Top League champions Kobe Kobelco Steelers have added a pair of World Cup Winning All Blacks to their ranks ahead of their new campaign which is set to kick off in January 2021.   Chiefs...

French Clubs Begin Legal Proceedings Against World Rugby

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ligue Nationale de Rugby (LNR), the governing body of the TOP14 and PROD2 has commenced legal proceedings against World Rugby according to a report by Owen Slot at The Times.   The...

Gabriel Ibitoye signs two-year deal with Agen

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England winger Gabriel Ibitoye has signed a two-year deal with TOP 14 strugglers, Agen, after a compensation fee was agreed with Harlequins.     A rising star in the Premiership, the...

Julian Savea Returns To The Hurricanes

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Julian Savea's return to the Hurricanes as been confirmed with the former All Blacks winger returning to his former Super Rugby side for the final two matches of Super Rugby Aotearoa.     The...

Top 14 Ins and Outs

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Having recently confirmed their 2020/21 calendar, the Top 14 will kickstart with Stade Francais hosting table leaders Union Bordeaux Begles at Stade Jean-Bouin on September 4th.     #CalendrierTOP14...

Top Stories of the Week

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Six Nations respond to Fiji claims that they are joining the tournament   Following the Fijian Rugby Union's claim that the Flying Fijians are on the verge of joining the Six Nations...

World Cup winning lock Eben Etzebeth signs fresh terms at Toulon

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Cup Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth has signed a new deal with Top 14 club Toulon. The 28-year-old has extended his stay at the French club by signing a new three-year deal with the club that...