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The Mercurial Michalak's First Run In Blue

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

It has been 19 years since the mercurial talent that is Frederic Michalak first took the field for France.   Since then, the fly-half (who is more than capable in the number 9 jersey too) has wowed...

Ins and outs: A full list of the 2020/2021 Transfers

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

This is a list of player transfers involving all of the top flight leagues before or during the 2020-21 season.     Premiership BATH Players in: Ben Spencer (Saracens), Will...

Toulouse Issue Pay-Cut To Players

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

French Top 14 club Toulouse have announced their squad will receive a 15% pay-cut next season in an effort for the club to minimise to financial damage inflicted on it by the effects of Coronavirus.   The...

Toulouse return to training

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulouse announced on Monday their players had returned to the club's facilities for medical tests after more than two months away. The record 20-time French champions have been absent from their...

Inter-Pro Derbies Planned for August 22/23 - IRFU CEO

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The IRFU CEO Philip Browne has confirmed that inter-provincial derbies have been planned to kick-off on August 22/23 at the Aviva Stadium behind closed doors.   Rugby back on August 22/23, derbies...

Ultimate Rugby's All Time European Imported XV

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Since rugby went professional in 1995, European clubs have searched the market to sign top players to help propel them to glory both domestically and in Europe.   We have picked a XV of...

Ins and outs: A full list of the TOP14 2020/2021 Transfers

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

This is a list of player transfers involving all of the TOP14 clubs before or during the 2020-21 season.   AGEN Players in: Morgan Phelipponneau (Castres), Jean-Marcellin Buttin...

How Irish rugby plan to return play from August 22 - report

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster v Munster, late August. Leinster v Saracens, September 12. Pro 14 Final a week later all in the pipeline as the Irish Times reports on how Ireland and Europe will get rugby back, all culminating...

French clubs plan to boycott the 2020/21 Champions Cup - report

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

French clubs could boycott the next European Cup.   According to a report in French rugby newspaper Midi Olympique, French sides are considering a boycott of next season's Champions Cup if...

Clerc predicting 'fantastic' 2020-21 Top 14 season

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former France wing Vincent Clerc is expecting next season to be a thriller after the 2019-20 campaign was cut short.     Vincent Clerc is anticipating a "fantastic" 2020-21 Top 14 season...