Player Movements: Benetton Treviso

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Being one of the only two Italian rugby sides to compete in the Pro12 league, Benetton Treviso has been assisting with the development of Italian rugby.   For their 2016/17 campaign, the club has...

Mitre10 Highlights: North Harbour v Counties Manukau (Round 1)

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

North Harbour secured a slender 20-17 victory over Counties Manukau in the opening match of the Mitre 10 Cup. Each side managed one try and penalty in the first half as we were deadlocked at 10-10 at the...

Thursday Afternoon Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fenton-Wells banned for 4 weeks   After appearing before an RFU Disciplinary panel yesterday, Bristol back-rower Nick Fenton-Wells, while contracted to Bedford Blues, made contact with...

Carl Hayman

1 week ago by Rugby World

Major teams: Otago, Highlanders, Newcastle, Toulon 

Country: New Zealand 

Test span: 2001-07 
Test caps: 45 (37 starts)

 Test points: 10 (2T)Carl Hayman made his Test debut from the bench...

Player Movements: Cardiff Blues

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

  After confirming the 16 players that will not be part of their 2016/17 season, Cardiff Blues has reshuffled its squad with just 7 new signings.   The upcoming Pro12 season will see Arms...

Player Movements: Edinburgh

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Having lost 11 players this year, Edinburgh's squad will be boosted by their 12 new signgins for the upcoming season.   The players that will take their boots to Murrayfield Stadium...

Friday Afternoon Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rebels finish on a high note   The Melbourne Rebels have equalled their best ever Super Rugby season with a 31-28 victory over the Queensland Reds at Suncorp Stadium.   This is the club’s...

Viliami Fihaki signs with Sale Sharks

1 month ago by Sale Sharks

After agreeing to move from New Zealand provincial side North Harbour and linking up with Sale Sharks in 2013, Tongan back-row Viliami Fihaki leaves Sale and moves to Edinburgh on a two-year deal.    

Crusaders sign Bryn Hall for 2017

2 months ago by Crusaders

 The Crusaders have secured the services of halfback Bryn Hall for the 2017 season.     Hall currently represents the Blues in Super Rugby and was the captain for North Harbour in the...

Thursday Morning Round Up

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tony Brown & Mark Hammett reunited:   Brown and Hammett will both be involved in the coaching at Highlanders from 2017. Brown will join them before he heads to Japan in the Head Coach role and...