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Brodie Retallick to play overseas in 2024

14 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks, Gallagher Chiefs and Hawke’s Bay lock Brodie Retallick will leave New Zealand to continue his stellar career overseas following the 2023 season. The 31-year-old Test centurion has announced...

New Zealand Rugby announces All Blacks home Tests in Auckland and Dunedin

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks will play two Tests on home turf this year against South Africa in Auckland and Australia in Dunedin.     The Rugby Championship 2023 schedule will see the All Blacks play South...

Super Rugby Countdown Day 17: Rookie players to look out for in 2023

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the Super Rugby Pacific competition around the corner. The New Zealand sides have announced their 2023 squads. All-round these clubs have included a total of 21 new-faces in their squads. Few of these...

Aaron Smith and Beauden Barrett Confirm Move to Japan

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks Test centurions Aaron Smith and Beauden Barrett have announced they will spend time playing in Japan from 2024.   Both players have signed with the Toyota club with Smith committed to...

Scotland equal all-time high in World Rugby Men’s Rankings

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland have moved above England and into fifth place in the World Rugby Men’s Rankings following their 29-23 win at Twickenham on Saturday.   Duhan van der Merwe’s brilliant brace...

Super Rugby Countdown Day 18: Most successful coaches of the Super 14 era

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Before its expansion, the Super Rugby was called the Super 14 between 2006-2010, consisting of 14 teams. Following Super 12's success (1996-2005), the teams were under pressure to put a skillful leader...

World Ranking Permutations for the 1st Round of 6 Nations/Rugby Europe

5 days ago by World Rugby

World Rugby has published the ranking permutations for the opening rounds of the men's Guinness Six Nations and Rugby Europe Championship 2023 this weekend.  Permutation highlights: Ireland are...

Every Try That Won New Zealand Gold in Sydney!

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand's Mens 7s side came away from Sydney with all the points as they secured a gold finish on their biggest rivals turf. Here is every single try that led them to 1st place last weekend!  

Super Rugby Countdown: 21 Days to Kick Off

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Super Rugby is 21 Days away and we take a look at individuals who have put in huge performances in games. Here is a list of the Top Points scorers recorded in a game.    Most points in a match  Gavin...

Vern Cotter steps down as Fiji head coach

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand-born Vern Cotter has stepped down as Fiji national coach little more than eight months out from the Rugby World Cup in France.   Cotter assumed charge of Fiji three years ago after an...