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Super Rugby Aotearoa teams embrace Anzac spirit

23 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand’s Super Rugby Aotearoa teams will embrace the Anzac spirit during this weekend’s round of matches as they acknowledge all servicemen and women across the country, and have reached...

Nigel Owens expresses 'concerns' over Maro Itoje leading the Lions

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Former test referee Nigel Owens maintains that Alun Wyn Jones and not Maro Itoje or Owen Farrell should lead the British and Irish Lions against South Africa later this year.   Warren...

Miotti strikes late to complete thrilling comeback for Western Force in Waratahs clash

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A thrilling contest between Western Force and Waratahs was settled in the hosts' favour when Domingo Miotti struck late on.   Domingo Miotti was the hero for Western Force as the Waratahs were...

Scott Fardy Calls It A Day

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 36 year old today announced he will be playing his last season.    Joining Leinster in 2017 he has gone on to win the Champions Cup and Pro 14 for the Irish Province.    Speaking...

European Player Of The Year Award Nominees Confirmed

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Representatives of the elite clubs which have qualified for this season’s Champions Cup semi-finals not surprisingly dominate the list of 15 nominees for the prestigious EPCR European Player of the...

Former Sunwolves star returns to Australia signing with the Waratahs

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Waratahs have secured the signature of Rahboni Warren-Vosayaco for the 2022 Super Rugby season, with the damaging backrower joining the Waratahs squad for the next two years. The former Endeavor Sports...

CONFIRMED: Moana Pasifika and Fijian Drua to join revamped Super Rugby competition

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

In a significant step forward for Pacific Island rugby, Moana Pasifika and the Fijian Drua have been granted conditional licences to join a planned new professional competition next year, New Zealand Rugby...

Warren Gatland announces coaching staff for 2021 Lions tour

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland has announced his coaching staff for the 2021 British & Irish Lions tour to South Africa.   After much uncertainty caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, it was finally decided that...

Tommy O'Donnell announces retirement

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tommy O’Donnell has announced today that he will retire from professional rugby at the end of the season.       A one-club man, O’Donnell has made 186 Munster appearances...

Chris Robshaw off to a losing start in America

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The weekend's Major League Rugby kicked off with a doubleheader down in Texas which proved to be an exciting affair with tons of tries being scored between the four sides.     Adam Ashley-Cooper...