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Morning Round Up - News from around the globe

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Creevy to miss Australia game:   Agustin Creevy will miss the Pumas Rugby Championship game in Australia due to a shoulder injury. He was forced off in the second half against the All Blacks.     Eddie...

Tonga call up Hingano for PNC

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tonga have called up uncapped midfielder Mali Hingano for the Pacific Nations Cup following the withdrawal of Tasman’s Fetuli Paea. The 27-year-old Hingano is a native of Australia but...

Fiji Airways Flying Fijians Coach John McKee impressed with squad performance

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fiji Airways Flying Fijians coach John McKee has an experienced strong side lined-up for the opening World Rugby Pacific Nations Cup match against Japan this Saturday in Kamaishi, Japan.   “We...

Radradra & Goneva to miss Fiji's clash with Japan

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fiji Head Coach John McKee has named a powerful 27-member travelling squad for the opening match of the World Rugby Pacific Nations Cup against Japan this coming weekend.   McKee said “We...

Ten Changes To Fiji's Starting XV

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fiji Rugby Head Coach John McKee has named his Flying Fijians side for their final Pacific Series Test match against the Maori All Blacks in Rotorua on Saturday.   McKee has made ten changes...

Manu Samoa stick to strong squad for Pacific Nations Cup

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Manu Samoa have named a squad for the Pacific Nations Cup that will assemble on the 14th of July in Auckland from rugby clubs around the world.     Manu Samoa 7s player Johnny Vaili is one...

MLR a significant boost to U.S. competitiveness - Gary Gold

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Coach Gary Gold said Major League Rugby (MLR) will help the United States be more competitive at the World Cup in Japan, but conceded we might only see the best of his side in four years’ time.     The...

USA Eagles survive a late scare against Canada

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The USA needed a last-gasp try to escape Starfire Stadium with a 30-25 victory after a committed Canadian side pushed them to the brink. While the table will record a bonus point win for the Eagles, in...

Leicester Tigers sign Two International Front Rowers

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have added Fiji international prop Campese Ma’afu and Tonga international prop David Feao to their squad for the 2018/19 season.    Experienced front-rower Campese...

London Irish sign TJ Ioane from Sale Sharks

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

London Irish have welcomed another international signing into their squad ahead of the 2018/19 Championship season with TJ Ioane joining from Sale Sharks.   “TJ has proven international...