Nominees Announced for URC Unity Awards

23 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The nominees have been announced for the inaugural United Rugby Championship Unity Awards which recognise the great work done by players and teams within their communities and for charitable causes.     The...

Will Rowlands to leave Dragons

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dragons RFC can confirm that Wales international second row Will Rowlands will leave the club at the end of the current season.   The 31-year-old, who joined the Men of Gwent ahead of the 21/22...

Owen Williams joins the Ospreys as short-term cover

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ospreys have signed Wales international Owen Williams as short-term injury cover.     Williams, who returned from Japan last year, joins the Welsh club as a temporary replacement...

Wales shake-up: Wayne Pivac makes way for Warren Gatland

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) CEO Steve Phillips has confirmed Gatland will take charge of Wales for the 2023 Guinness Six Nations and at the 2023 Rugby World Cup in France, with the ability to go through the...

Springboks sensation Kurt-Lee Arendse enjoying proving people wrong as he returns to URC action

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Kurt-Lee Arendse enjoys nothing more than proving all those people who told him he was too small to play rugby wrong.   The diminutive 26-year-old, who is 5ft 9ins and 11st 13lbs, is one of the...

Sir Gareth Edwards Wary of Backlash in South Africa

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dai Young’s Cardiff sent shockwaves through the competition when they romped to a 35-0 victory over the Cell C Sharks in Durban last weekend.   It was a display that delighted scrum-half legend...

Scarlets Stepper Ryan Conbeer Takes Inspiration From His Idol Shane Williams

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

When Ryan Conbeer reveals his role model is Shane Williams, it all starts to make sense in terms of the way he plays the game.   The young Scarlets winger has been lighting up the BKT United Rugby...

Friday URC Squad News

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The teams for Friday's Round 9 fixtures of the BKT United Rugby Championship have been named with all details of match officials and broadcast information below.   TEAM NEWS HEADLINES   #SHAvOSP Makazole...

Should South Africa's Try have stood?

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nigel Owens reviews the biggest plays including whether South Africa's controversial try should have stood.      

Siwan Lillicrap retires from international rugby

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Siwan Lillicrap has announced her retirement from international rugby.     The 51-times-capped back five player has been Wales Women squad captain since November 2019 and played a huge...