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Men's Olympic 7s semi-finals ready for action

47 minutes ago by Ultimate Rugby

The semi-finals for the Olympic Men’s 7s are set and will see Great Britain taking on New Zealand while Fiji will battle it out against Argentina.    The South Americans wowed the global...

Olympic 7s: Quarter Finals loom

6 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa, Fiji and New Zealand’s unbeaten streak sees them already qualified for the quarter-finals of the Olympic 7s.    New Zealand will tackle Canada today before Great...

Blitzboks ready and able for Olympic charge

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springbok Sevens team are ready to take on all comers in the Tokyo Stadium in the next three days, as the South Africans face Ireland, Kenya and USA in Pool C of the Rugby Sevens tournament at the...

Ciaran Hearn retires from rugby

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ciaran Hearn has retired from rugby. The longtime servant of Canada hangs up his boots at the age of 35. His final match came this past weekend in a MLR victory; Old Glory DC were 29-25 winners over...

Latest World Rankings: Wales Fall, Argentina Rise

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the weekend's test action, Wales have fallen to ninth on the World Rugby Rankings with Argentina moving into their highest position since June 2016.   Los Pumas' 33-11 in Cardiff...

Lewis Ludlow handed four-game ban

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England and Gloucester flanker Lewis Ludlow has been suspended for four matches for striking with the knee in Saturday’s 70-14 victory over Canada.   Ludlow appeared before an independent...

Murray McCallum joins Warriors on short-term deal

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Glasgow Warriors have strengthened their depth in the front-row ahead of the new season, having agreed a short-term contract with Scotland international prop Murray McCallum.     The...

Welfare-focused rugby law trials to be implemented globally

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has announced welfare-focused initiatives within a package of law amendments that will be trialled globally in competitions that start after 1 August, 2021, reflecting the sport’s ongoing...

Tough day for the Canadians at Twickenham

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England thrashed Canada 70-14 in another international friendly on Saturday.   England got off to the perfect start, with a try in the opening minute, but Canada responded impressively with...

Sharks 31-71 British and Irish Lions: Tourists capitalise on Hendrikse red card

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The British and Irish Lions continued to pile on the points on their tour of South Africa with what proved to be an emphatic, albeit not entirely convincing, 71-31 win over the Sharks. There was...