Super Rugby Pacific: Getting to Know Fiji Drua

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fiji Drua is one of two new sides introduced to the revamped Super Rugby Pacific competition for next season, along with Moana Pasifika, which will be based in New Zealand.     The Fijians...

The 22-year-old on Wallaby debut who went from sleeping in an office to starting a Bledisloe Test

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

On Sunday, former Auckland schoolboy Hunter Paisami will make his test debut for the Wallabies just over a year after he was sleeping in is agents office. Studying Mangere College, Paisami played...

Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

A busy week on the player market this week saw the likes of Gloucester, Leinster and Harlequins all release squad updates while there were a number of confirmed signings across Europe.   We...

Leicester Tigers confirm the signing of Harry Potter

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have signed English-qualified, versatile back Harry Potter from Super Rugby side the Melbourne Rebels.   The 22-year-old, capable of playing in the midfield and outside-backs, was...

Rodney Iona signs for Jersey Reds

4 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jersey Reds have added Samoan international Rodney Iona to their squad.     The 28-year-old, who can play fly-half, centre or full-back, arrived on the island last week and is in line to make...

Fijian side produce unbelievable comeback over Melbourne

4 years ago by Rugby Dump

The Fijian Drua made an incredible comeback against Melbourne Rising in an 11-try thriller in the National Rugby Championship.

NRC Round Five Round Up

4 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Western Force’s undefeated streak has come to an end at the hands of the NSW Country Eagles in round five of the 2019 National Rugby Championship.   NSW Country overpowered the Force in...

Young Melbourne star offloads twice in four seconds to assist lovely try

4 years ago by Rugby Dump

Melbourne Rising number eight Rob Leota produced two offloads in four seconds to set up a try against Sydney in the National Rugby Championship on Sunday.

NRC 2019 Round Three: Western Force vs Melbourne Rising

4 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Western Force sent a strong warning to the NRC with a statement victory over the Melbourne Rising. Force were impressive from start to finish, defending...

Western Force surge ahead in round three of the NRC

4 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round three of the 2019 National Rugby Championship has seen the Western Force continue their unbeaten streak, overpowering the Melbourne Rising in Perth to secure their place at the top of the table.   In...