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All Black flanker charged with assault

14 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highlanders and All Black flanker Shannon Frizell has been charged with assault, according to a report in rugby365.com.    The 27 year-old, who is included in the All Black squad...

All Blacks name squad for 2021 Rugby Championship

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks selectors, Head Coach Ian Foster, Assistant Head Coach John Plumtree and former All Black Grant Fox, have named their squad for the 2021 edition of the Rugby Championship.         🎥...

Dane Zander, Feao Fotuaika and Richie Asiata sign new Reds deals

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Queensland Reds re-signing spree has continued with a further three players staying put at Ballymore.    Frontrow trio Dane Zander, Feao Fotuaika and Richie Asiata will all remain at the...

Gatland rallies Lions as Sharks take second bite at tourists

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The British and Irish Lions and Sharks teams that clash in Pretoria on Saturday will bear little resemblance to those from the midweek game.   Warren Gatland has told his British and Irish Lions...

Pari Pari Parkinson returns for Maori All Blacks

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Maori All Blacks team has been named to play Manu Samoa at Mt Smart Stadium in Auckland on Saturday 3 July.   Head Coach Clayton McMillan (Ngāi Te Rangi/Ngāi Tamawhariua/Te Rangihouhiri) has...

Nine debuts in Tonga's team to face the All Blacks

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tonga have included nine new caps in its starting XV to play the All Blacks in the first game of the Steinlager Series at Mt Smart Stadium on Saturday.   Four of their substitutes could also...

"I'm ready to play" - Himeno raring to take on the Lions

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Star Brave Blossoms' back-rower Kazuki Himeno is raring to take on the British and Irish Lions and has declared himself fit to take on the Four Nations having caught a flight from Auckland to Edinburgh...

Four players depart Highlanders

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Super Rugby Trans Tasman finalists, the Highlanders, will now bid farewell to four members of their current squad.    Michael Collins (centre),  Siate Tokolahi (prop), Teariki Ben-Nicholas...

Introducing: The 5 Uncapped Players In the 2021 All Blacks Squad

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks selectors, Head Coach Ian Foster, Assistant Head Coach John Plumtree and former All Black Grant Fox, have named the squad for the 2021 Steinlager Series Tests against Fiji and Tonga.   Here...

Ian Foster on the 2021 All Blacks squad and stand in captain Sam Whitelock

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sam Whitelock will captain the All Blacks this July in tests against Tonga and Fiji.   The first All Blacks squad of the year has been named with the feature of the squad seeing four uncapped...