Super Rugby Women: Blues Women & Waitomo Wahine Chiefs confirmed

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The first-ever Super Rugby Women’s match will be played on Saturday 1st of May, 4:35pm at Eden Park between the Blues Women and Waitomo Wahine Chiefs.   "We are up first representing our franchises...

New Zealand Rugby Awards 2020

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks Captain Sam Cane has received the top honour at the 2020 ASB Rugby Awards tonight, claiming the Kelvin R Tremain Memorial award for overall Player of the Year, after also picking up the All...

Aaron Smith nominated for three New Zealand Rugby Awards

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand’s top rugby performers of 2020 will be recognised in a special ASB Rugby Awards TV event, with the nominees announced by New Zealand Rugby (NZR) today.   New Zealand Rugby Chief...

Erasmus, Jones, Habana, O’Driscoll & Robinson appointed to World Rugby interim committees

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rassie Erasmus, Melodie Robinson, Conrad Smith and Bryan Habana are among a host of leading players and coaches who have been appointed to World Rugby interim committees.   Building on a productive...

Daily News Round-Up - 22 September 2020

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bernard Laporte questioned by police     French rugby president Bernard Laporte has been questioned by police with regard to his influence on the outcome of a disciplinary hearing involving...

Portia Woodman | New Zealand's Phenom | Top 10 Tries

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The stuff of defence coach's nightmares. Portia Woodman has scored some unbelievable tries for the Black Ferns!

All Blacks 7s and Black Ferns 7s crowned World Series champions

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks Sevens and Black Ferns Sevens players have received their World Series-winning medals, trophies and a slew of awards announced by World Rugby.     CHAMPIONS! Your HSBC World Rugby...

Eden Park to host the Black Ferns in 2021 World Cup opener

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby and hosts New Zealand Rugby (NZR) have today confirmed the Black Ferns will play their opening match of Rugby World Cup 2021 at Auckland’s Eden Park . Eden Park, a venue...

Are these the fastest 7s rugby players?

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A look at the fastest players in Rugby Sevens including New Zealand's Caleb Clarke, USA's Perry Baker and Black Ferns Portia Woodman.

Blues-Crusaders clash called off, Highlanders-Hurricanes to go ahead

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Super Rugby Aotearoa match between the Blues and Crusaders which was due to be played at Auckland's Eden Park on Sunday is officially off, while tomorrow's Highlanders-Hurricanes match at Dunedin's...