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Champions Cup and Challenge Cup knockout stage draws to take place on Tuesday

13 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The draws for the knockout stages of the 2020/21 Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup tournaments will take place in Lausanne, Switzerland next Tuesday (9 March).   The key event which starts...

Quins go toe-to-toe with Saints at the Stoop

19 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 12 will conclude with the Saints marching into the Twickenham Stoop to face the fiery Quins.   After a run of four victories on the trot, Quins stumbled against Newcastle Falcons last weekend...

Wounded Wasps to host the Cherry & Whites

19 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

After their dispiriting result last weekend, Wasps retreated back to the Ricoh Arena to regroup ahead of this week’s clash with the Cherry & Whites.   Lee Blackett’s men were undone...

Kyle Eastmond makes move back to Rugby League

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Kyle Eastmond has returned to Super League after agreeing a two-year contract with Leeds Rhinos following spells at Bath, Wasps and Leicester.     “I achieved what I wanted to achieve...

Exiles attempt to tame the Tigers

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exiles will travel to Welford Road on Friday with their tails up – after a valuable victory against Wasps last weekend – to face Leicester Tigers in the opening fixture of Round 12.   Leicester...

Wasps prop extends stay at the Ricoh Arena

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps are delighted with prop Ben Harris’ decision to extend his contract with the club.   The powerful 31 year-old has already notched up a total of 72 appearances for Wasps since joining...

Eddie Jones changes two up front for Welsh test

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has named his side for this weekend’s key Six Nations match against Wales.   Captain Owen Farrell is at inside centre, Henry Slade at outside centre and George Ford stays at fly...

How the revised formats for the Champions and Challenge Cup will work

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The EPCR has confirmed the revised tournament formats for the 2020/21 season.    In a statement confirming the news, the organising body of the Champions Cup and Challenge Cup said that the...

Wasps Announce the Signing of Nicky Thomas on a Short-Term Loan Deal

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps have confirmed the signing of Ospreys tighthead-prop Nicky Thomas on a short-term loan deal.       With a number of Wasps’ tightheads out banned or through injury, the...