Ardie Savea rugby player
Ardie Savea rugby player

Ardie Savea

14th Oct 1993 1.88m/102kg Openside Flanker

Watch: Ardie Savea sets up one of the best non-tries you'll see

8 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ardie Savea has been in fine form to start the Super Rugby Aotearoa season.    Taking over the captaincy, Savea has shone for the Hurricanes and put on a display against the Crusaders, albeit...

Codie Taylor crosses twice in Crusaders' dominant win

9 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Codie Taylor scored twice as 2019 Super Rugby champions the Crusaders defeated the Hurricanes 33-16.   The Crusaders made it two wins from two games to start the 2021 Super Rugby Aotearoa season...

Crusaders power past Hurricanes in Christchurch

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders thwarted the Hurricanes’ hopes of recording their first victory of the 2021 Super Rugby Aotearoa campaign  as the men in red powered past their rivals 33-16 in Christchurch.   Codie...

Peter Umaga-Jensen starts for the Hurricanes

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A handful of tweaks have been made to the Hurricanes starting line-up ahead of Sunday’s clash with the Crusaders in Christchurch. The Hurricanes are the only side that managed to hand the Crusaders...

Ardie Savea walks out for his 100th with his family

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Emotional moment as Ardie Savea walks out for his 100th Hurricanes game with his kids and Julian Savea   What a moment! 🥲 — Ultimate Rugby (@ultimaterugby)...

Ardie Savea captains the Hurricanes in his 100th game as brother Julian returns

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ardie Savea’s first game as captain of the Hurricanes will also be his 100th cap for the side when they take on the Blues at Sky Stadium this Saturday. Ardie’s older sibling Julian will...

Hurricanes name new captain for 2021

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Loyal Hurricanes and All Black servant Ardie Savea will have the honour of leading the Canes as their new captain for the upcoming season.   It is a poetic novelty that Savea’s first time...

New Zealand Rugby confirms two-year deal with Roger Tuivasa-Sheck

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand Rugby and the Blues have confirmed Roger Tuivasa-Sheck has signed a two-year contract that will also see him link with Auckland through to the end of 2023.     The announcement...

Tri Nations' top performers - tackles, carries & more

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Tri Nations concluded in dramatic fashion yesterday as the tussle between Australia and Argentina ended in a 16-all draw.   Each side scored one try with the rest being left up to the boot as...

Julian Savea returns as the Hurricanes confirm 2021 squad

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hawke’s Bay’s Lolagi Visinia and Wellington’s Pepesana Patafilo will take up the final two spots in next year’s Hurricanes roster.    The 2021 squad will officially...