David Pocock hangs up his boots to focus on conservation efforts

2 minutes ago by Ultimate Rugby

One of the finest modern Wallabies, David Pocock, has announced his retirement from the sport almost a year on from his international retirement saying “the time was right” to hang up...

Sexton leads McCaw and Carter in vote for World Player of the Decade

23 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has provided updates on the current leaders for the World Rugby Awards with the virtual award ceremony set to take place on 7 December.   The special edition virtual show...

All Black prop joins the Blues

23 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks prop Nepo Laulala today confirmed he will play his Super Rugby for the Blues for the next two years.   Samoan-born Laulala, educated in Auckland at Mt Albert Grammar and Westley College,...

The Four Players Who Are Set To Earn Their Test Debuts For Ireland This Weekend

1 day ago by Ulitmate Rugby

There are four uncapped players included in the Ireland matchday 23 to face Italy on Saturday.   Andy Farrell has handed starting test debuts with Will Connors earning his first cap on the...

Massive injury blow for Wallabies

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Wallabies have received some troubling news as playmaker Matt Toomua has been ruled out of rugby for the remainder of 2020 after sustaining a groin injury in the second Bledisloe Cup test on Sunday.   The...

Campese "eating humble pie" after second Bledisloe test

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallaby legend David Campese was very vocal last week in the wake of the first Bledisloe Cup encounter which ended in a 16-all draw. This week, however, he has been forced to sing a different tune.   Campese...

All Blacks Name Travelling Squad for Australia

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks squad which will travel to Australia for the Tri-Nations tournament, has been named, with two new players called into the squad as cover.       Otago prop George Bower...

Watch: The Highlights of Caleb Clarke's destructive performance against Australia

3 days ago by Ulitmate Rugby

Caleb Clarke was the star of Bledisloe Cup Two as the 21-year-old put in a rampaging performance that help the All Blacks to a 27-7 victory.   The son of former All Black Eroni, Caleb made...

Perenara confirms Japanese move

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks halfback and Hurricanes co-captain TJ Perenara has confirmed he will miss next year’s Super Rugby season and head to Japan on a short-term playing contract.      Perenara...

Bledisloe Cup second Test: New Zealand press conference

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand coach Ian Foster and captain Sam Cane speak to the media at Eden Park after the second Bledisloe Cup Test against the Wallabies.