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Monday Morning Round Up

21 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Marchant signs new Quins deal which includes a spell in New Zealand     Harlequins centre Joe Marchant has signed a three-year contract extension with the London Club, until 2023. Additionally,...

RUNY sign Ireland u20 lock Cormac Daly

22 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby United New York have added more Irish influence to their side with the addition of under-20 international lock Cormac Daly. At just 21 years old, the 6’6″ (1.98m) athlete is only just...

Andrew Conway's 50 metre solo effort saves Munster

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

A late wonder try from Andrew Conway helped Munster to their fifth victory in six PRO14 games in the PRO14 at Thomond Park on Saturday evening.     CJ Stander, Man of the Match Rory Scannell...

Van Graan won't rush Carbery's return

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

    Munster head coach Johann van Graan is hopeful that Joey Carbery will be fit and available by Christmas after he returned from the World Cup with a recurrence of his ankle injury.     It...

Thursday Morning Round Up

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

    Rugby's elite in talks over new ring-fenced world championship   World Rugby’s proposed 12-team Nations Championship was abandoned in June, however, according to a report by Matt...

Ronan O’Gara reveals his frosty relationship with Steve Hansen

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Crusaders assistant coach Ronan O’Gara has revealed that he had a frosty relationship with All Blacks' head coach Steve Hansen.     The former Ireland International flyhalf assisted...

Wednesday Morning Round Up

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A round up of all the morning headlines from today.       Springboks humbled by superb support on their arrival in SA “Humbled and over-awed” – that was the reaction...

Joe Schmidt not in contention for All Blacks job

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt won't be in the running to succeed Steve Hansen as All Blacks' head coach, New Zealand Rugby chairman Brent Impey revealed today.     Schmidt...

Boost for Connacht as O’Halloran, O’Brien and Farrell all sign contract extensions

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht Rugby are delighted to announce that Tiernan O’Halloran, Sean O’Brien and Tom Farrell have all signed contract extensions with the province taking them up to the end of the 2021/22...

Springboks World Cup winners in Jones' Barbarians squad

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones will coach a Barbarians side including four of South Africa's Rugby World Cup winners against Fiji just two weeks after they beat his England side in the Rugby World Cup final.     Makazole...