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2024 Super Rugby Pacific Semi-Finals Confirmed

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2024 Super Rugby Pacific Semi-Final fixtures have been confirmed, with the Hurricanes and Blues earning precious home ground advantage next weekend.   With a spot in the Super...

Super Rugby Pacific audience sees significant growth at end of regular season

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

At the end of the regular season of the DHL Super Rugby Pacific competition, and as we head into three exciting weekends of Finals rugby, over 1.94 million New Zealanders have watched the competition on...

Super Rugby Preview: Chiefs v Reds

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Super Rugby Pacific Quarter Finals kick off on the evening of Friday 7 June with the Chiefs welcoming the Queensland Reds to FMG Stadium Waikato (5.05PM AEST / 7.05PM NZST). The action continues on...

Scott Barrett and Codie Taylor recommit to New Zealand Rugby until 2027

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Senior All Blacks Scott Barrett and Codie Taylor have extended their commitment to New Zealand Rugby (NZR) through to the 2027 Rugby World Cup.The new deal will extend both players existing contracts for...

Super Saturday Headlines 2024 Super Rugby Pacific Quarter Finals

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2024 Super Rugby Pacific Quarter Finals fixtures have been confirmed, with a Friday night showdown in Hamilton to set the stage for a blockbuster Super Saturday of finals action next weekend.   The...

New Zealand name their U20 squad ahead of the U20 Championship

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fresh from winning the inaugural The Rugby Championship (TRC) Under 20 tournament, the New Zealand squad for the upcoming World U20 Championships has been named.The team heads to South Africa next month,...

Moana Pasifika name team to clash with Crusaders

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Moana Pasifika have named their side to face the Crusaders in their final regular season match of 2024 DHL Super Rugby Pacific.  The match holds important playoff implications with this weekend’s...

All to play for in Super Rugby

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

With one more round of Super Rugby left after this weekends fixture, there is still plenty of unknown outcomes and potential surprises in the build-up to the finals heading into next week. As it standsthe...

Super Rugby Pacific Round 14 Disciplinary Update

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

RAYMOND TUPUTUPU RED CARD OFFENCE Player: Raymond Tuputupu Team: HurricanesPosition: HookerDate of Incident: 24 May 2024Nature of Offence: Law 9.13: A player must not tackle an opponent early,...

Blues' bid to bring back Barrett denied by Super Rugby

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blues have failed in their bid to rush back Beauden Barrett for the Super Rugby play-offs after the All Blacks playmaker was ruled ineligible for next month's knockout phase. The 123-Test veteran...