Wayne Barnes to set new Test record this November

4 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

England’s Wayne Barnes is set to make history when he takes charge of his 100th and 101st tests during the November international window.   Barnes, who made his debut in Fiji in June 2006,...

Pablo Matera explains Dane Coles' handshake snub

4 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Los Pumas forward Pablo Matera has explained why he snubbed Dane Coles' handshake after Argentina's 53-3 loss to the All Blacks in the Rugby Championship.   As per tradition, the...

Two Former All Blacks Included In Samoa's November Tests Squad

4 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Samoa head coach Seilala Mapusua has named two former All Blacks in his squad for the November internationals.   Samoa play Italy, Romania and Georgia on tour, their first northern hemisphere...

Grisez debuts for France in RWC opener

5 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Joanna Grisez will make her test debut for France in the RWC 2021 opening match against South Africa.     France coach Thomas Darracq has named his team for the Rugby World Cup 2021...

Nadine Roos: “We are ready to make a statement”

23 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The growth of the Springbok Women’s team over the last 12 months and their determined climb up the world rankings had many take notice of a potential new entry into the top ten of the world game,...

All Blacks Best Tries | The Rugby Championship 2022

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Check out some of the best All Blacks tries in The Rugby Championship 2022 from the likes of Will Jordan, Caleb Clarke, Richie Mo'unga, Jordie Barrett and more!  

“Everything I do today is for her." The heartwarming story of SA Women's star Nadine Roos & her grandmother

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

One of the brightest young prospects in the South African Women’s team has ascended to the top despite a not-so-bright past. The story of Nadine Roos is not one to be intertwined with the concept...

Glasgow Warriors bolster front-row options with double deal

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Glasgow Warriors have bolstered their front-row options ahead of this weekend’s United Rugby Championship clash with the Bulls at Scotstoun, after prop Lucio Sordoni and hooker Gregor Hiddleston...

Jordie Barrett re-signs with New Zealand Rugby, Hurricanes

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jordie Barrett has officially put pen-to-paper on a new deal that will keep him in the capital with the Hurricanes and New Zealand Rugby (NZR) through till the end of 2025.   The Taranaki representative says...

Dan Carter and Portia Woodman discuss the importance of mental preparation ahead of RWC2021

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Portia Woodman tells Dan Carter that she has butterflies in her stomach just thinking about the start of the Rugby World Cup in their home nation.