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Dane Coles to become the most capped Hurricanes forward

20 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dane Coles is set to become the Hurricanes most capped forward when the Hurricanes face the Highlanders under the roof in Dunedin this weekend. The Wellington stalwart will hit 119 caps on Saturday, passing...

Team News: Highlanders vs Hurricanes

21 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highlanders co-captains will bring up special milestones against the Hurricanes on Saturday, inspirational hooker Ash Dixon (Highlander #228) will play his 100th Super Rugby game.     He initially...

Round 10 of Super Rugby Aotearoa Compromised Due To Covid

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The final round clash between the Blues and the Crusaders in Super Rugby Aotearoa is in doubt after New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced that Auckland will go back into Level 3 lockdown...

Six Potential New All Black Caps

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The deserved world-wide attention that Super Rugby Aotearoa has received over the past nine weeks has sparked many notions in the minds of fans everywhere, one such being which of the crop of talented...

Players Who Could Benefit From The Delay In Residency Rule Change

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has prolonged the implementation of its three-year residency rule for another 12 months due to the “exceptional disruption” caused by the coronavirus pandemic.This means that...

Super Rugby Aotearoa Team Of The Week Round Nine

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

  The Crusaders wrapped up the Super Rugby Aotearoa title on Sunday with a 32-22 victory over the Highlanders in Christchurch while the Chiefs finished their campaign without a victory...

Why Scott Robertson didn't breakdance after the Crusaders' victory

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fans globally have come to enjoy Scott Robertson's break dancing moves after his team wins a competition.   While the past three seasons of Super Rugby saw the 45-year-old bust...

Report: Scott Robertson makes call on his future

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Crusaders head coach Scott Robertson is likely to sign a new deal with the Crusaders and New Zealand Rugby after claiming a fourth straight Super Rugby title with the Christchurch club, according...

Super Rugby Aotearoa Wrap Up - Round 9

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Super Rugby Aotearoa reached something of a conclusion in Round 9 as the Crusaders were crowned champions after despatching the Highlanders 32-22 in Christchurch. Meanwhile, feelings of anxiety resonate...

Super Rugby Highlights: Crusaders v Highlanders

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders ran out 10 point winners in the game but were pushed all the way by the Highlanders. Stand out performances by Richie Mo'unga, Aaron Smith and Shannon Frizell entertained the crowds. The...