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6 Players Returning to their old Premiership Clubs

20 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

When the whistle blows at Twickenham Stoop on Friday, it will have been 159 days since the last Premiership Rugby game, the longest hiatus ever between Premiership matches.       Harlequins...

Round 10 of Super Rugby Aotearoa Compromised Due To Covid

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The final round clash between the Blues and the Crusaders in Super Rugby Aotearoa is in doubt after New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced that Auckland will go back into Level 3 lockdown...

Five Things You Probably Didn't Know About: Nick Williams

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A massively proportioned number eight with a penchant of scoring tries, Cardiff Blues' Nick Williams has announced his retirement from the game following a 16-year professional career.      1⃣6⃣7⃣ #GuinnessPRO14 appearances3⃣8⃣...

Nick Williams retires from professional rugby

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cardiff Blues have confirmed Nick Williams has retired following a 16-year professional career.     1⃣6⃣7⃣ #GuinnessPRO14 appearances3⃣8⃣ tries 4⃣ Teams @Munsterrugby #AironiRugby...

Like Father, Like Son - Eroni and Caleb Clarke

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Those Super Rugby fans of appropriate age who cast their minds back will recall the golden days of the Auckland Blues in the late 90s; a team littered with individual brilliance that produced the goods...

How Three Teams Could Still Take The Super Rugby Aotearoa Title

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

As the hugely successful Super Rugby Aotearoa tournament nears conclusion, Round 8’s results have maintained the possibility of an exciting finish and the Blues’ victory over the Highlanders...

Dan Carter's stint with Blues may end without an appearance

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former All Black first five Dan Carter has conceded that he might not make a single appearance for the Blues in Super Rugby Aotearoa with just one game remaining for the Auckland-based the side.   Carter,...

Quartet sign for Honda Heat

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Honda Heat have confirmed the signing of four players, with three South Africans joining the club as well as a New Zealander.    The Top League side have found a replacement for RG Snyman,...

The King's Debut - Carlos Spencer's first All Black test

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The magic of “King Carlos” delighted the global rugby community for the better part of 16 years.   His professional career started in 1994, in the colours of Auckland, and what was clear...

Julian Savea Returns To The Hurricanes

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Julian Savea's return to the Hurricanes as been confirmed with the former All Blacks winger returning to his former Super Rugby side for the final two matches of Super Rugby Aotearoa.     The...