Eddie Jones names the first England squad of 2020 ahead of the Six Nations

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s head coach Eddie Jones has named his 34-man squad for the 2020 Guinness Six Nations.  Jones has included 22 players who played at the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan last year and...

Champions Cup Team of Round Six

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The pool stages of the Champions Cup came to an end of the weekend with the eight teams now set to compete for the ultimate prize.   The #HeinekenChampionsCup QFLeinster v SaracensExeter v NorthamptonToulouse...

Champions Cup Round 5 Match Reports

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Three late tries send Racing 92 into quarter-finals     Three tries in the final nine minutes helped Racing 92 secure a 39-22 win over Munster Rugby on Sunday afternoon in Paris, securing...

What Premiership Clubs Must Do To Progress To The Champions Cup Playoffs

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Premiership has seven teams in the competition but at the moment only two looks as if they are going to make it to the knockout phase of the competition. The likes of Sale, Bath and Harlequins are...

Premiership Highlights: Sale Sharks v Harlequins

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sale Sharks up to 3rd on the Premiership table after dishing out Harlequins worst defeat in 18 months. Sam James deservedly took home the Man of the Match award as the home side dominated every aspect...

Weekend Round Up

2 weeks 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...

Paul Gustard labels Joe Marler's needless elbowing as 'absolutely ridiculous'

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins coach Paul Gustard labelled Joe Marler's elbowing of Sale Sharks flank Jean-Luc du Preez as ‘absolutely ridiculous’ following their 48-10 defeat on Friday.   The incident...

WATCH: Yarde sent flying after cheap attack on Chris Robshaw

2 weeks ago by Rugby Dump

Sale Sharks winger Marland Yarde sparked conflict against Harlequins on Friday night when he deliberately fell into the back of Quins captain Chris Robshaw.

Chris Ashton and Luke James help ruthless Sale crush Harlequins

2 weeks ago by The Guardian

• Sale 48-10 Harlequins • Sharks score six tries in bonus point winSale Sharks produced an outstanding performance to move up to third in the Premiership. Steve Diamond’s men dominated much of the...

Premiership Team of the Week - Round Eight

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The final round of the Premiership for the year has come to an end with Exeter finishing the decade on top of the table.   After a scintillating round of action that finished with a stellar encounter...