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Glasgow Warriors appoint Franco Smith as Head Coach on an initial two-year contract

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Glasgow Warriors have appointed Franco Smith as the club’s new Head Coach on an initial two-year contract.     Smith, 50, joins from the Italian Rugby Federation where...

South African and Irish A sides investigating new competition

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The IRFU are reportedly investigating the possibility of igniting a new competition involving their provincial A teams and three of the smaller South African franchises.    The competition...

Pumas create history claiming their maiden Currie Cup title

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

It was the stuff dreams are made of this weekend as another great Carling Currie Cup season came to an end, with the Airlink Pumas making history by winning the coveted gold trophy for the first time in...

History made in the Currie Cup semi finals

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

  A new Currie Cup champion will be crowned next week after a weekend of dramatic semi-final action, which saw Griquas stun holders Bulls in Pretoria, while the Pumas staged a brilliant late rally...

Cheetahs secure top spot in the Currie Cup

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The semi-finalists in the Carling Currie Cup Premier and First Divisions were confirmed this weekend following some nail-biting action, with eight teams booking their spots in next weekend’s four...

Junior Boks name squad for U20 6 Nations Summer Series

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Junior Springboks squad for the Under-20 Six Nations Summer Series in Italy was announced on Tuesday, with six players who have Vodacom United Rugby Championship experienced named amongst the group...

The 2022 Carling Currie Cup Bulletin #22

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Each of the weekend’s exciting three Carling Currie Cup fixtures produced a memorable result as the Sigma Lions finally won their first game of the campaign in Johannesburg; Windhoek Draught Griquas...