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Three of the most iconic upsets in test rugby

3 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fiji 27-30 Uruguay, Kamaishi Recovery Memorial Stadium, 25 September, 2019 The South American side had faced the Pacific Islanders four times in their history ahead of the 2019 Rugby World Cup, losing...

Wallabies flyhalf to make switch to NRL

8 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies flyhalf Carter Gordon will join the Titans in 2025, with the exciting playmaker to make the switch to Rugby League. Formerly at the Melbourne Rebels, Gordon has played eight times for the...

Noah Lolesio signs contract extension

8 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

ACT Brumbies fly-half Noah Lolesio has signed a one-year extension to remain with the Canberra-based club and Rugby Australia, till the end of 2025. Moving to Canberra in 2018, Lolesio featured for...

Wild Knights announces two Japan-qualified signings

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saitama Panasonic Wild Knights announced two new signings on Monday as Robbie Deans aims to take the club to a fourth consecutive League One final in 2024-2025.        The...

Blues lose captain

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Game-breaking back Rieko Ioane says "old school" methods introduced by coach Vern Cotter have the Blues well placed to end a 21-year Super Rugby title drought. Cotter's no-frills style has been a hallmark...

Erasmus names exciting Bok training squad

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus named an exciting squad of 35 players for the team’s first official training camp of the season, which starts in Pretoria on Monday where the focus will be on the opening...

50 Year Anniversary of 1974 Lions Tour

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

THE HISTORY  They are not just an iconic rugby team, they are one of the greatest teams in world sport, ever. And today marks a very special anniversary for The British & Irish Lions. Fifty...

Metcalf signs for Newcastle Falcons

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Doncaster Knights back Jack Metcalf has become Newcastle Falcons’ latest signing ahead of the 2024-25 season, agreeing a one-year deal to move to Kingston Park.   The 23-year-old Yorkshireman...

Winners and Losers of the 36 man Welsh Squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland has named his squad to face South Africa, Australia (Two tests) and the Queensland Reds. Eight of those 36 are props with the split going five tightheads and three looseheads. Here are the...

36 man squad named by Wales

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales face South Africa in an away fixture at Twickenham Stadium on 22 June before heading for Australia on 26 June to play two Test matches against the Wallabies and a fixture against the Queensland...