How things stand after Round 5 of Super Rugby Aotearoa

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders showed their quality in their top-of-the-table clash against the Blues in Christchurch on Saturday to ascend to the top of the overall standings with a total of 18 points after 4 matches....

Team News: Hurricanes v Highlanders

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Hurricanes have won the last four games at Sky Stadium against the Highlanders. Due to minor injuries, Dane Coles, Fraser Armstrong, Gareth Evans and Reed Prinsep have not been included in the...

Next In Line? The Race For The All Black Second Row

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ian Foster begins his tenure as the new All Blacks' head coach with just 28% of the players in New Zealand saying that the long-term All Blacks assistant coach had been the right choice to replace...

Super Rugby Aotearoa Rd 4 Highlights | Chiefs v Hurricanes

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The last game of round 4 of the Super Rugby Aotearoa, kicked off between the Chiefs and Hurricanes at the Waikato Stadium.   Both teams came into the game without a win and were seeking the...

How things stand after Round 4 of Super Rugby Aotearoa

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 4 saw what many fans had predicted; that the Crusaders would finally overtake the Blues to reach the summit of the table.   The Crusaders now enjoy top spot, albeit by a single point, after...

Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another busy week in the player market this week with the major announcement of Beauden Barrett's move to Japan next year.   We recap some of the biggest moves of the week as well as some of...

Super Rugby Aotearoa Stats Leaders: tries, turnovers, tackles & more

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 4 of Super Rugby Aotearoa produced some fine performances in Dunedin and Hamilton with the Crusaders and Hurricanes coming away victorious in their clashes against the Highlanders and Chiefs respectively,...

Weekend Wrap-up - Super Rugby Aotearoa Round 4 and Super Rugby AU Round 1

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby fans the world over revelled in the past weekend's action as Round 4 of Super Rugby Aotearoa continued to impress and Super Rugby AU finally got underway in Australia. In New Zealand, the Highlanders...

Super Rugby Team of the Week

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

This weekend saw the return of Super Rugby in Australia while New Zealand enjoyed their fourth consecutive weekend of live rugby.   The action kicked off in Brisbane with James O'Connor's late...

HUGE Barrett kick and delicate handling skills help Canes to first Aotearoa win

1 week ago by Rugby Dump

Hurricanes full back Jordie Barrett starred in Sunday’s win over the Chiefs in Super Rugby Aotearoa with a slick assist and outrageous penalty goal.