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The defending champs open campaign against the brave Falcons

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The final match of the round will attract much attention as the defending champs, Harlequins, open their campaign against the Newcastle Falcons at Kingston Park on Sunday afternoon.    Quins...

Chiefs tackle the Tigers

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Last year’s finalists, Exeter Chiefs, will open their account at Welford Road where Leicester Tigers lie in wait.    The 2020-21 campaign was a tumultuous one for the Tigers who experienced...

Premiership Rugby Ins And Outs

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

BATH RUGBY Ins: Will Butt (academy), Arthur Cordwell (academy), Johannes Jonker (Ealing Trailfinders), D’Arcy Rae (Glasgow Warriors), Kieran Verden (academy), Jaco Coetzee (The Stormers), Danny...

Previous Suspensions For Kicks To The Head

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks fullback Jordie Barrett will be free to play against Argentina this weekend after a SANZAAR Judicial Committee Hearing found him not guilty of contravening Law 9.11 after he was...

Toby Flood retires from playing professional rugby

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

After an 18-year career which saw him featuring in a Rugby World Cup final and winning three Premiership titles, Newcastle Falcons fly-half Toby Flood has retired from playing professional rugby.     The...

The New Signings Each Top 14 Club Made During The Off Season

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The French Top 14 returns this weekend in a mouth-watering opening round of fixtures.   Newly promoted Biarritz Olympique opening the competition against last season's semi-finalists Union...

The Big Name Signings In The PROD2 This Season

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

France's second division competition kicks off on Thursday with the two sides who were relegated from the Top 14, Bayonne and Agen, kicking the season off.   While the PROD2 is not France's...

How Toulon could line up with Cheslin Kolbe

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cheslin Kolbe is reportedly on his way to Toulon ahead of the 2021/22 season after a successful trophy-laden four-year stint at Toulouse.   After securing a Top 14 and Champions Cup double with...

Exeter Chiefs fans face bans over Native American attire

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs fans could be banned from away stadiums if they continue to don traditional Native American headdresses in a show of support for their team, according to a piece in itv.com.    Chiefs...