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EPCR 2021/22 season update

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ahead of the kick-off of the 2021/22 Heineken Champions Cup and EPCR Challenge Cup season, EPCR would like to clarify its position with regard to the registration of players for the tournaments.Following...

Update on Munster, Scarlets, Cardiff's return from South Africa

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

In a hugely positive development, the wider Munster touring party departed Cape Town tonight after a group of 34 players and staff received negative results on completing a fourth round of PCR testing...

CONFIRMED: URC fixtures in South Africa have been postponed

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

This weekend's United Rugby Championship fixtures in South Africa have been postponed and will be rescheduled later this season.   The competition organisers confirmed that the games between the...

Mark Bennett & Fraser Brown drop out of Scotland squad

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Injury has forced Glasgow hooker Fraser Brown out of the Scotland squad preparing to face Tonga, Australia, South Africa and Japan at Murrayfield during the autumn campaign.     Brown...

South Africa To Host United Rugby Championship Matches In November

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The United Rugby Championship has confirmed that all home games scheduled for the Cell C Sharks, DHL Stormers, Emirates Lions and Vodacom Bulls in Rounds 6 & 7 will take place in South Africa.   Contingency...

Italy name 34-man squad for the Autumn Nation Series

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Italy head coach Kieran Crowley has named a list of 34 players in preparation for the Autumn Nations Series - scheduled from 24 October.       Twenty-six of the players called...

Zebre Rugby change name to Zebre Parma

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Zebre Rugby have officially changed their name to Zebre Parma in the United Rugby Championship.     The decision by the club board of directors has been welcomed by both the URC and has...

Leinster v Zebre | Match Highlights | Round 3 | United Rugby Championship

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Watch extended highlights of the action as Leinster took on Zebre Parma in Round 3 of the United Rugby Championship.  

URC - Round 4 Preview

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Just three teams are left with a 100 per cent winning record after three rounds of competitive United Rugby Championship action.   Leinster, who have been crowned champions for the past four seasons,...