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Veteran Wallaby scrumhalf Will Genia to retire from test rugby

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies veteran Will Genia has today announced he will retire from international rugby at the end of 2019 following the Rugby World Cup in Japan.  Genia became just the tenth Australian Test centurion...

The Rugby Championship could expand in 2021

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Rugby Championship could expand in 2021 with the inclusion of the likes of Fiji, Japan and the USA.   Rugby Australia CEO Raelene Castle said on Friday that Sanzaar had been working on...

Steve Tew to end 25-year long career in rugby administration

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand Rugby (NZR) Chief Executive Steve Tew has today announced he will stand down from his role at the end of this year.   His departure will bring the curtain down on a 25-year long career...

Scarlets appoint Richard Whiffin to complete new-look coaching team

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Scarlets have completed their coaching team for next season with the appointment of Richard Whiffin as assistant attack coach.   Whiffin has been head coach of the Gloucester Academy for the...

Chile secure home test against Romania

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Chile have secured a home test match against Romania in June. To be played on Saturday, June 08 the home fixture for Chile is to be their first of two home June Internationals, the second being against Spain...

Monday Evening Round Up

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Billy Vunipola explains his Instagram post and is formally warned by Saracens   Saracens have issued England International Billy Vunipola a formal warning following his social media posts...

Bastareaud linked with MLR switch

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

France centre Mathieu Bastareaud could be set for a shock loan spell in the Major League in America. The midfielder had been in negotiations since January about a possible move to the Sharks in Super...

ARC Preview - USA vs Canada

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The final round of the 2019 Americas Rugby Championship begins in Seattle on Sunday evening when the USA hosts Canada at Starfire Stadium. This was originally assigned as...

Argentina XV closing on on ARC title

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina XV head into Friday's match against Canada knowing that a bonus-point win would hand them a second Americas Rugby Championship title.     The fourth edition of the Americas Rugby...

World Rugby Rankings Permutations

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ahead of this weekend's test rugby action World Rugby has published the latest rankings permutations for men’s and women’s internationals in Europe and the Americas.   Men’s...