Alan Dickens named head coach of England Under 20s

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints defence coach Alan Dickens has been appointed as the new head coach of England Under 20 side with immediate effect.     Dickens, 43, is a former Sale Sharks, Leeds Tykes,...

Saints defence coach to head up England u20s

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Alan Dickens has been appointed England men U20s head coach.   Dickens joins the Rugby Football Union from Northampton Saints where he was most recently defence coach for the Premiership side. Dickens,...

Toby Booth joins Harlequins coaching staff

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins has confirmed that Toby Booth will join the Club as an Assistant Coach, supporting Paul Gustard and his coaching team for the remainder of the 2019/20 season.     Booth served as...

Mitch Lees to leave Exeter Chiefs

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Mitch Lees is to leave Exeter Chiefs and join French Top 14 side CA Brive ahead of the new 2019/20 season.   The 30-year-old Australian departs having spent the past five years at Sandy Park, where...

Harlequins sign Travis Ismaiel

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins have today confirmed the signing of winger Travis Ismaiel.   The 27-year-old is a hugely powerful and dominant player who has come through the ranks at the Bulls playing...

Scarlets appoint Richard Whiffin to complete new-look coaching team

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Scarlets have completed their coaching team for next season with the appointment of Richard Whiffin as assistant attack coach.   Whiffin has been head coach of the Gloucester Academy for the...

James Gaskell becomes latest Wasp to put pen to paper on new deal

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps have revealed that Club centurion James Gaskell has signed a contract extension, becoming the 13th first-team player to commit his future to the Club in recent months.       The...

Simon Hammersley leaves Newcastle Falcons

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons full-back Simon Hammersley is leaving the club after exercising a relegation release clause, the club has confirmed.       The 26-year-old had signed a two-year contract...

Kitchener Returns To Worcester

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Graham Kitchener will make his Sixways homecoming this summer after agreeing a deal to return to Warriors.         The lock, who came through the Warriors Academy, will move back...

Hammersley Signs Falcons Extension

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Full-back Simon Hammersley has extended his stay at Newcastle Falcons by signing a new two-year contract.   The 25-year-old has become a mainstay of the Falcons team making 96 appearances, 69 of...