Newcastle Falcons confirm departing players

13 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons have confirmed their departing players ahead of the 2022-23 season.   All 16 players leave with the thanks and best wishes of the club as preparations begin for the coming campaign.   Head...

Newcastle Falcons sign Pumas centre Moroni

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership winner Matias Moroni has signed for Newcastle Falcons, with the Argentina centre agreeing to a two-year deal to move to Kingston Park.   A regular with newly-crowned Premiership champions...

Ranked: The Heaviest Test Packs This July

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The test season is back, and with all the squads locked in for July, we check the scales and see which team could field the heaviest pack.       Taking the weights listed...

History made in the Currie Cup semi finals

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

  A new Currie Cup champion will be crowned next week after a weekend of dramatic semi-final action, which saw Griquas stun holders Bulls in Pretoria, while the Pumas staged a brilliant late rally...

The secret to recovery and mobility in rugby!

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

USA stars Alycia Washington and Kristine Sommer share the secrets to successfully managing recovery and mobility in elite rugby with Mastercard.    

New Zealand Under 20 squad named

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The next generation of rugby stars will have the opportunity to don the black jersey next month with a New Zealand Under 20 squad named today for their first international fixtures in three years.     While...

Winners & Losers: All Blacks squad to face Ireland

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks head coach Ian Foster named his first squad of 2022 with six uncapped players.   The All Blacks' boss has sprung a few surprise selections, with some of the selections with...

Watch: Antoine Dupont rips the La Rochelle defence to shreds

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Antoine Dupont was at the heart of Toulouse's victory over La Rochelle in the first Top 14 barrage on Saturday.   The French star made 85 running metres from just 10 carries in the match as Toulouse...

Cheetahs secure top spot in the Currie Cup

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The semi-finalists in the Carling Currie Cup Premier and First Divisions were confirmed this weekend following some nail-biting action, with eight teams booking their spots in next weekend’s four...

Duane Vermeulen misses out on Springboks' squad to face Wales

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Saturday, 11 June 2022   Nienaber names squad for Castle Lager Incoming Series   Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber announced his national squad on Saturday for the international season...