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Ireland name 5 uncapped players for 2020 Six Nations

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Andy Farrell has named a 35 player squad which will be captained by Johnny Sexton for the upcoming 2020 Six Nations Championship.     There are five uncapped players...

Six Nations: A look back at the 2019 Top Performers

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the 2020 tournament weeks away and a RWC between we have a look back at the top performers in the Wales Grand Slam win   Top Points Scorers:   England's Owen Farrell topped the charts...

38-man Scotland squad named for 2020 Six Nations

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stuart Hogg will lead Scotland in the 2020 Six Nations after Gregor Townsend confirmed his squad for the tournament.   British and Irish Lions full-back Stuart Hogg is a two-time championship player...

Pools & schedule announced for World Rugby U20 Championship 2020

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The future stars of rugby will converge on Italy for the 13th edition of the World Rugby U20 Championship from 28 June to 18 July, 2020 after World Rugby and the Federazione Italiana Rugby (FIR) announced...

Champions Cup Preview: Clermont Auvergne Vs Ulster Rugby

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Although Ulster have wrapped up 17 points and are currently sitting in the top spot in Pool 3 there place isn't exactly guaranteed with Clermont one point behind them. The two face each other on Saturday...

A NEW ERA: Fabien Galthie includes 19 uncapped players in his 42-man France squad as well as a new captain

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

New French head coach  Fabien Galthie has named his first France squad that will compete in the 2020 Six Nations having taken over from Jacques Brunel following the Rugby World Cup.   Brunel's...

Weekend Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fatialofa spent a second night in hospital   Warriors lock Michael Fatialofa spent a second night in St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington where his condition continues to be assessed.   Fatialofa...

Max Deegan puts in a starring performance as Leinster smash Connacht

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Max Deegan did his hopes of earning a test debut during the 2020 Six Nations no harm with a starring performance against Connacht as Leinster powered to their 10th straight victory this season in the PRO14.     The...

Watch: Stockdale ends try drought for Ulster against Munster

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jacob Stockdale brought a year long tryless drought for Ulster to an end on Friday as he scored his first try for the Province since last January with a 60-metre intercept.   The 23-year-old Ireland...

Back rowers standout in Interpro derby

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster may have come away with a 6-13 win over Munster, ending their 21 game unbeaten run at Thomond Park on Saturday, but one of the biggest winners was the future of the Irish back row.     Looking...