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Young Canterbury lock to head north to the Blues

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blues have announced the signing of highly promising young Canterbury lock Sam Darry. The New Zealand Schools player and Under-20 triallist has signed on for the Blues for three years.   Darry...

Eleven Twin Brothers In Rugby

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Professional rugby is somewhat of a family business with there being numerous examples of fathers and sons representing clubs and countries with the same being said of brothers.   While...

Like Father, Like Son - Eroni and Caleb Clarke

2 days 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...

Ted Hill appointed as Worcester Warriors' youngest-ever club captain

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England flanker Ted Hill has been appointed as Worcester Warriors' youngest-ever club captain. Hill, 21, succeeds South African GJ van Velze and will head a new captaincy team at Sixways with centre...

The day Scott "Razor" Robertson became an All Black

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

When Wallaby fullback Matt Burke launched the ball high in the air at Lancaster Park, heralding the commencement of the 1998 Bledisloe Cup, the young face of Scott Robertson looked on from the sidelines,...

Super Rugby Team of the Week

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the Crusaders beating the Blues in the top of the table clash in Super Rugby Aotearoa, the Canterbury side move top of the table while in Australia the Reds hold a 1 point lead over the Brumbies despite...

Leicester Tigers confirm the departure of five players including Manu Tuilagi

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have confirmed the departure of five players including England centre Manu Tuilagi.   Leicester Tigers chief executive Andrea Pinchen confirmed that England stars Tuilagi and...

Watch: Caleb Clarke puts in an outstanding first half performance scoring and assisting a try

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Caleb Clarke got the Blues off to a perfect start on Saturday in the opening Super Rugby Aotearoa game of the weekend.   The winger scored in his side's first game of the season but...

Potential North v South Island Teams

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks head coach Ian Foster confirmed on Friday that a North Island versus South Island rugby match will go ahead with the clash doubling as an All Blacks trial.   The inter-island match was...

Ian Foster reveals the eligibility for the highly anticipated North v South All Blacks trial

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks head coach Ian Foster has revealed the criteria for the North Island versus South Island clash that will double up as an All Blacks trial.   The clash is set to take place on August...