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Challenge Cup

2015 - 2016

Hamdaoui the hero for Top 14 strugglers Stade Francais

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Top 14 strugglers Stade Francais earned a hard-fought 33-30 victory over European hopefuls Toulon in Paris on Sunday.     Morne Steyn and Anthony Belleau were both in fine form with...

Clermont overcome Stade Francais as Bordeaux-Begles hold Montpellier

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Clermont Auvergne returned to winning ways in the Top 14 as Jake McIntyre's fine kicking propelled them to a 32-18 victory at struggling Stade Francais.   The home side took the lead four minutes...

Saints name Waller and Harrison co-captains for 2019/20 season

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints can today confirm that Alex Waller and Teimana Harrison will co-captain the squad for the 2019/20 season.     The duo share nearly 400 appearances in Black, Green and Gold...

Currie Cup Semi-Final Preview

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Lions and Griquas will face off in the first Currie Cup semi-final at Ellis Park in Johannesburg on Saturday before the Free State Cheetahs host the Sharks in Bloemfontein soon afterwards as four teams...

Harry Wilson and Harry Hoopert sign long-term deals with Queensland Reds

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

In a further boost for Queensland, Harry Wilson and Harry Hoopert have both re-signed with the Queensland Reds on long-term deals. Wilson will remain at Ballymore through 2023 until the next...

Betham at the double as Clermont get up and running in Top 14

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Clermont Auvergne are up and running in the Top 14 as Peter Betham inspired a 28-10 win over La Rochelle on Sunday.     Peter Betham scored twice as last season's Top 14 runners-up Clermont...

Wednesday Morning Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

27-man Leinster squad selected for Canada trip     The Leinster Rugby travelling squad for Saturday's friendly against the Canadian Men's team has been named by head coach Leo Cullen.   Leinster...

Henry Purdy to join Coventry Rugby in November

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Coventry Rugby has today confirmed that Henry Purdy will be joining the club from the start of November 2019.   The 25-year-old outside back is currently in New Zealand with Otago, whose Mitre...

Richie Rees takes over Cardiff's attack

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cardiff Blues have confirmed that Jason Strange has left the region with immediate effect with Richie Rees stepping up to take the role of backs and attack coach.   Former Wales U20s head coach...

David Smith signs deal with Narbonne

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the signing of Sione Piukala and Venione Voretamaya, Fédérale 1 level club Narbonne have now acquired the signature of Samoan David Smith for...