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Selecting a RWC 2019 XV with just one player from a country

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the Rugby World Cup is just days away and we can look forward to seeing some of the greatest talents from around the world come together and compete.      Here's a combined...

Ireland optimistic over Henshaw despite hamstring injury

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Despite suffering a hamstring problem in training, Ireland centre Robbie Henshaw will not be heading home early from Japan.     Ireland remain "reasonably positive" over Robbie Henshaw's...

Rory Best captains Ireland In Home Farewell

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland captain Rory Best will win his 120th cap on his last appearance in the Aviva Stadium on Saturday afternoon.   The game also marks the final match for Joe Schmidt on Irish soil.   Best,...

Ireland Name Rugby World Cup Squad

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ireland coaching group have named the 31 man squad that will travel to Japan on the 11th September to compete at Rugby World Cup 2019.     The squad is captained by Rory Best who will...

Former Munster coach completes Springboks Rugby World Cup coaching team

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rassie Erasmus has completed his Rugby World Cup coaching team on Wednesday with the confirmed appointment of defence consultant Felix Jones.   The former Irish international will join the squad...

Late try gives Leinster win over Canada

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hugo Keenan’s try in the 80th minute gave Leinster a 38-35 win over Canada at Tim Hortons Field in Hamilton on Saturday afternoon. The home side had done well to recover from a poor opening half...

Saracens begin their Champions Cup defence in Paris

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Defending Champions Cup champions Saracens will begin their defence against Racing 92 at Paris La Défense Arena on Sunday, 17 November.   The Pool 4 confrontation is only one of a host of...

Ireland Name Team For Twickenham Test

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ireland team to play England at Twickenham on Saturday has been named with Rory Best returning to captain the side which includes several players making their season start.   Hooker Best is...

Ben Te'o Completes Top 14 Switch

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

  England centre Ben Te'o has signed a short-term deal with RC Toulon and will provide the TOP 14 club with cover during the Rugby World Cup.   He makes the move from Worcester Warriors and...

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...