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Wayne Barnes to set new Test record this November

2 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

England’s Wayne Barnes is set to make history when he takes charge of his 100th and 101st tests during the November international window.   Barnes, who made his debut in Fiji in June 2006,...

Two Former All Blacks Included In Samoa's November Tests Squad

3 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Samoa head coach Seilala Mapusua has named two former All Blacks in his squad for the November internationals.   Samoa play Italy, Romania and Georgia on tour, their first northern hemisphere...

Confirmed: Max Malins to leave Saracens at the end of the season

4 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

England international Max Malins will leave Saracens at the end of the season to rejoin Bristol Bears.   The full-back/winger, who has 13 caps for his country is heading back to Bristol Bears...

Super Sacha Ready To Take URC By Storm

4 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sacha Mngomezulu made a memorable debut for the title-winning Stormers last season and followed that up by captaining an unbeaten Junior Springboks team. Now, the prodigious playmaker wants more.   Since...

England and Saracens hooker out for 10 weeks

18 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jamie George suffered a foot injury in this weekends bonus point win at the Stone X against Leucester Tigers. The England and Saracens hooker is set to be out for as long as 10 weeks     🔝...

Stick to take charge of SA ‘A’ team for UK Tour

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok assistant coach Mzwandile Stick will take charge of the SA ‘A’ team for their two matches in the UK against Munster and the Bristol Bears in November, in a coaching team which features...

England summer fixtures announced

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

England will play two home fixtures at Twickenham Stadium next summer as part of their preparation for the 2023 Rugby World Cup.    Eddie Jones’ side will host Wales at Twickenham on...

World Cup Preview: Pool B

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The draw was made on 19th November 2020 and split the twelve teams into four “bands”, based on the world rankings at the time and before Italy, Japan and Scotland had qualified. As a...

Springboks to face Wales in RWC warm-up match

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks will line up against Wales at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff on Saturday, 19 August 2023, in preparation for their Rugby World Cup defence, which kicks off a few weeks...

World Cup Preview: Pool A

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Cup draw was made on 19th November 2020 and this split the twelve teams into four “bands”, based on the world rankings at the time and before Italy, Japan and Scotland had...