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When Julian Savea used one Western Force defender to bounce another!

3 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Julian Savea has hit the big three o!   The former All Black winger celebrated his 30th birthday and on Friday 7 August.   Savea enjoyed a stellar career in New Zealand winning Super Rugby...

Tasman sign star wingers Telea and Reece

9 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Crusaders and All Blacks' winger Sevu Reece has left Waikato and will play for Tasman in this year’s Mitre 10 Cup with the defending champions having lured a couple of Super Rugby guns south ahead...

Domestic rugby to begin soon in South Africa

23 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The South African government has given the green light for domestic rugby to resume in the first two weeks of September.   Due to current regulations, the games will be played behind closed doors.   SA...

Five Things You Probably Didn't Know About: Nick Williams

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

A massively proportioned number eight with a penchant of scoring tries, Cardiff Blues' Nick Williams has announced his retirement from the game following a 16-year professional career.      1⃣6⃣7⃣ #GuinnessPRO14 appearances3⃣8⃣...

Young Canterbury lock to head north to the Blues

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blues have announced the signing of highly promising young Canterbury lock Sam Darry. The New Zealand Schools player and Under-20 triallist has signed on for the Blues for three years.   Darry...

Two Rising Stars Re-Sign With The Hurricanes

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

 New Zealand Rugby and the Hurricanes have secured contract extensions for major local talents, Peter Umaga-Jensen and Asafo Aumua.   Umaga-Jensen’s mid-field talents have been front...

Nick Williams retires from professional rugby

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cardiff Blues have confirmed Nick Williams has retired following a 16-year professional career.     1⃣6⃣7⃣ #GuinnessPRO14 appearances3⃣8⃣ tries 4⃣ Teams @Munsterrugby #AironiRugby...

Eleven Twin Brothers In Rugby

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Professional rugby is somewhat of a family business with there being numerous examples of fathers and sons representing clubs and countries with the same being said of brothers.   While...

Like Father, Like Son - Eroni and Caleb Clarke

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Those Super Rugby fans of appropriate age who cast their minds back will recall the golden days of the Auckland Blues in the late 90s; a team littered with individual brilliance that produced the goods...

Munster set to lose Snyman and de Allende to Rugby Championship

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster’s World Cup winning Springbok duo RG Snyman and Damian De Allende will turn out in their country’s colours later this year should the Rugby Championship go ahead in New Zealand, as...