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Watkin and Beard sign new Ospreys deals

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales and Ospreys rising stars Owen Watkin and Adam Beard have committed their futures to the Liberty Stadium region after both signed new contracts.     Both players have emerged on...

Alex Dombrandt renews Harlequins contract

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins have announced that backrow forward Alex Dombrandt has extended his contract following two successful years at the club.   The 22-year-old, from Croydon, has made 37 Harlequins appearances,...

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...

Wayne Pivac names his first Six Nations squad

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales head coach Wayne Pivac has named his first Guinness Six Nations squad which features 38 players, including five uncapped.     Prop WillGriff John, second-row Will Rowlands, centre Nick...

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...

Saracens' centre set for Wales Six Nations call up

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The lack of fit centres available to new Wales head coach Wayne Pivac could see Wales call up for Saracens' centre Nick Tompkins who won the Junior World Championship with England.   The 24 year-old...

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...

Gloucester's teen sensation pens a new long-term deal

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gloucester have announced that one of the most exciting young talents in world rugby has penned a new long term deal with the club with Louis Rees-Zammit committing his services to the club.     Rees-Zammit...

James Hook to retire at the end of season

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ospreys and Wales back James Hook has confirmed that he will retire from rugby at the end of the season.     The 34-year-old revealed the news on his Twitter and Instagram, saying: "Hey...