United Rugby Championship

Springboks determined to beat New Zealand on South Africa soil - Siya Kolisi

Springboks captain Siya Kolisi admitted that his side is determined to beat New Zealand as the two teams lock horns with each other in the opening two rounds of the Rugby Championship.
5 August 2022

Gareth Williams joins Scarlets as new defence coach

Scarlets have announced that Gareth Williams will be joining the Welsh province as the new defence coach ahead of the 2022/23 season.
5 August 2022

Connacht sign Scottish hooker Grant Stewart on short-term contract

Connacht have announced that Scottish hooker Grant Stewart on a short-term contract ahead of the 2022/23 season.
3 August 2022

Glasgow Warriors appoint Franco Smith as head coach

Glasgow Warriors have announced the signing of Franco Smith as the head coach ahead of the 2022/23 season.
2 August 2022

Fixtures for 2022/23 season of United Rugby Championship unveiled

The fixtures for the 2022/23 season of the United Rugby Championship has been unveiled with the competition kicking off on 16th September.
28 July 2022

Canan Moodie re-signs with Bulls until 2027

Bulls have announced that wing Canan Moodie will remain with the province until at least 2027.
20 July 2022

Ulster sign Michael McDonald on one-year deal

Ulster have announced the signing of scrum-half Michael McDonald from Western Force ahead of the 2022/23 season.
20 July 2022

Rugby physio and family undertaking Stride For Simpsons charity challenge

Jamie Coffey is used to helping others in his role as an Edinburgh Rugby physio, but when he and his wife Emma needed support in 2021, it was the Simpsons Special Baby Unit who helped them.
18 July 2022

Springbok fly-half Johan Goosen signs contract extension with Bulls

Bulls have announced that Springboks fly-half Johan Goosen has signed a contract extension with the club until 2026.
15 July 2022

Scotland international prop Allan Dell joins Glasgow Warriors ahead of 2022/23 season

Glasgow Warriors have announced the signing of Scotland international prop Allan Dell ahead of the 2022/23 season season.
15 July 2022

Bulls confirm signing of Phumzile Maqondwana

Bulls have announced the signing of flanker Phumzile Maqondwana ahead of the 2022/23 season.
8 July 2022

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