Edinburgh announce player departures

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

James Johnstone (centre), Ramiro Moyano (wing), Nathan Chamberlain (stand-off) and Sam Grahamslaw (prop) all move on, joining Ben Toolis, Magnus Bradbury and George Taylor (retired), whose departures have...

World Rugby U20 Championship and Trophy to return in 2023

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The international federation today announced that the men's World Rugby U20 Championship and World Rugby U20 Trophy would be organised in 2023 following three consecutive years without age-grade global...

Gaüzère hangs up the whistle

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Referee Pascal Gaüzère blew the final whistle yesterday, not only on the Lions vs Japan match, but also his refereeing career.    The 44 year-old Frenchman...

Junior Boks leap back into action in U20 International Series

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Junior Springboks will make a welcome return to the international stage for the first time since 2019 when they line up against Argentina, Georgia and Uruguay in a blockbuster four-round U20 International...

Young Kiwi flyer signed by Glasgow Warriors

1 year ago by Rugby Dump

Glasgow Warriors today announced that they've signed Super Rugby flyer and World Rugby U20 Championship winner Josh McKay ahead of the 2021/22 season. McKay is currently serving duty with the Crusaders. 

World Rugby U20 Championship Cancelled For 2021

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Rugby U20 Championship 2021 will not take place this year due to the ongoing impact of the global COVID-19 pandemic, World Rugby confirmed on Wednesday.   The tournament's organising...

The talented Mr. Richardson

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

During the Sharks’ valuable victory over Jake White’s Bulls last weekend, a number of players put their hands up. There is one name, however, which continues to be uttered with an ever-increasing...

Brad Thorn re-signs with Queensland

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Queensland Rugby Union has today announced Brad Thorn has re-signed as the St.George Queensland Reds head coach.    After guiding Queensland to their first Grand Final in nine years, Thorn...

Mick Kearney Challenges His Former Team

1 year ago by Ulitmate Rugby

The challenge with Leinster will be a special fixture for Mick Kearney. The Irish lock is in fact, together with his union mate Ian Nagle, one of the former players of this 3rd round of Guinness PRO14...

Eight more Saracens' players added to Baabaas squad

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

A host of star names from Saracens will be joining the Barbarians camp on Monday as the famous Club begins preparations for the Quilter Cup.   From internationals who have represented their country...