United Rugby Championship

Stormers edge past Bulls to claim inaugural United Rugby Championship

Stormers scored two tries in the second half as they edged past Bulls with a 18-13 margin in Cape Town to win the inaugural United Rugby Championship.
19 June 2022

Cardiff Rugby to face Gloucester Rugby in pre-season clash

Cardiff Rugby will be kick-starting their pre-season preparation with a clash against Gloucester Rugby in September.
18 June 2022

Ulster coach Dan McFarland signs contract extension until 2025

Ulster have announced that head coach Dan McFarland has signed a contract extension until 2025.
17 June 2022

Glasgow Warriors appoint Pete Horne as skills coach ahead of 2022/23 season

Glasgow Warriors have announced the appointment of former Scotland international Peter Horne as the new skills coach ahead of the 2022/23 season.
16 June 2022

Stormers overcome Adre Smith's red card to beat Ulster 17-15 in semi-final of United Rugby Championship

Warrick Gelant scored an 85th-minute try as Stormers overcame a red card to Adre Smith to edge out Ulster with a 17-15 margin in the semi-final of the United Rugby Championship at DHL Stadium on Saturday.
12 June 2022

Bulls edge out Leinster 27-26 to reach United Rugby Championship final

Bulls survived a late try from Cian Healy as they edged out Leinster Rugby 27-26 at RDS Arena on Friday to reach the final of the United Rugby Championship.
11 June 2022

Ben Muncaster has his feet firmly on the ground, but is ready to fly with Scotland

At the start of the 2017/18 season, Ben Muncaster was playing under-16s rugby at school but fast forward less than five years and he is getting ready to head off on Scotland’s South American tour.
10 June 2022

Leinster name Johnny Sexton on bench for semi-final against Bulls

Leinster have received a major boost ahead of the United Rugby Championship semi-final against Bulls with Johnny Sexton recovering from an ankle injury to take place on the bench.
9 June 2022

Leinster have nothing to prove against anybody - Felipe Contepomi

Leinster assistant coach Felipe Contepomi insisted that the Irish province have nothing left to prove ahead of the United Rugby Championship semi-final against Bulls to be played on Saturday.
7 June 2022

Glasgow Warriors sack head coach Danny Wilson

Glasgow Warriors have confirmed that head coach Danny Wilson has been removed from the head coach role following the club's quarter-final defeat to Leinster in the ongoing United Rugby Championship.
6 June 2022

Johann van Graan disappointed to end Munster stint with another quarter-final defeat

Outgoing Munster head coach Johann van Graan expressed disappointment that his stint with the Irish province ended with a quarter-final defeat in the ongoing United Rugby Championship.
6 June 2022

Chris Smith's last-gasp drop goal steers Bulls to semi-final

Chris Smith scored a penalty goal in the final minute as Bulls edged out Sharks 30-27 to reach the semi-final of the United Rugby Championship.
4 June 2022

Ulster progress to United Rugby Championship semi-finals after beating Munster 36-17

Stewart Moore scored two tries as Ulster progressed to the semi-final of the United Rugby Championship following a 36-17 win over Munster at Kingspan Stadium on Saturday.
4 June 2022

Clubs from South Africa to be part of European competitions from 2022/23 season

The European Professional Club Rugby has confirmed that the South African clubs will be competing in the European Champions and Challenge Cup competitions from the 2022/23 season.
2 June 2022

Ulster secure signing of All Black Jeffery Toomaga-Allen

Ulster have announced the signing of All Black tighthead prop Jeffery Toomaga-Allen from Wasps ahead of the 2022/23 season.
31 May 2022

Stevie Lawrie appointed Edinburgh's forwards coach on permanent basis

Edinburgh Rugby have announced the appointment of Steven Lawrie as full-time forwards coach ahead of the 2022/23 season.
28 May 2022

Dragons prop Aki Seiuli signs contract extension for 2022/23 season

Dragons have announced that prop Aki Seiuli has extended his stay at the club after signing a new contract for the 2022/23 season.
27 May 2022

Munster hooker Kevin O'Byrne to leave province this summer

Munster hooker Kevin O'Byrne will be leaving the province at the end of the ongoing 2021/22 season.
24 May 2022

Springboks skipper Siya Kolisi signs new five-year deal with Sharks

Sharks have announced that South Africa captain Siya Kolisi has signed a new five-year contract that will keep him with the Durban based franchise until 2027.
20 May 2022

Dragons announce signing of Wales international prop Rob Evans

Dragons have announced the signing of Wales international Rob Evans ahead of the 2022/23 season.
19 May 2022