Nico Janse van Rensburg rugby player
Nico Janse van Rensburg rugby player

Nico Janse van Rensburg

6th May 1994 1.99m/110kg No 5 Lock

Why Nico Janse van Rensburg is one of the best selection calls from the Springboks

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jacques Nienebar and Rassie Erasmus sprang a few surprises when naming the first Springbok since the Rugby World Cup in Japan.   The Springbok management team picked the entire Rugby World Cup-winning...

Watch: Finn Russell's two brilliant try assists against Montpellier

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

An entertaining Top 14 encounter on Friday evening saw Racing 92 claim their second victory of the 2020/21 season as they scored five tries to down Montpellier 41-17 with Finn Russell the catalyst in the...

Video - Kurtley Beale sent off in Racing 92 home debut

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Racing 92 to ran in five tries to beat Montpellier 41-17 in Friday's TOP14 action. The clash saw Rugby World Cup-winner Handre Pollard suffer a major injury that forced him to be stretchered...

What If The Springboks Needed To Select Players From Europe and Australasia For The Rugby Championship?

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jacques Nienaber is set to kick off his tenure as the new Springbok coach during the Rugby Championship which is set to be held exclusively in New Zealand. However, Nienaber has...

How Montpelleir could line up with PSdT IF he joined the club

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Montpellier have been linked with current World Rugby Player of the Year, Pieter-Steph du Toit, in a recent report by South African newspaper the Rapport.   The club responded to the reports...

Analysis: The depth of South Africa's Pack

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks went through a major transformation under Rassie Erasmus in 2018 with the former Springbok introducing a new a number of new faces and changing the fortunes of the struggling...

Springbok centre extends Montepellier stay

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok centre Jan Serfontein has extended his stay at TOP14 side Montpellier having arrived at the club in October 2017 from Pretoria-based Super Rugby side the Bulls.   The former World Rugby...

Champions Cup Team of the Competition After Two Rounds

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following two rounds of fantastic action in the Champions Cup, we take a look at what a potential team of the competition would look like.   There are a few changes from our team of the week from...

Champions Cup TOTW - Round One

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

An enticing opening round of the Champions Cup has come to an end and it's time for us to pick our Team of the Week.   15. Gareth Anscombe - Cardiff Blues   An outstanding performance...

Pienaar and Picamoles guide Montpellier to victory

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

An extremely entertaining game between Montpellier and Edinburgh came to an end with the home side winning the encounter 21-15.   Here are our Top Performers from the clash: Louis Picamoles - Montpellier A...