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Scott Robertson recommits to New Zealand Rugby

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scott Robertson has recommitted to New Zealand Rugby (NZR) and the Crusaders for the next three years, announcing today he will lead the Crusaders through to the end of 2024.     The Crusaders...

Premiership Ins and Outs: A full list of the 2021/22 Transfers

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

      Premiership   Bath Players In: Johannes Jonker (Ealing Trailfinders), D'Arcy Rae (Glasgow Warriors), Will Butt (promoted from Academy), Arthur...

Watch: Steffon Armitage slots the match winning kick for Biarritz in a penalty shootout

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Not since the 2009 Champions Cup semi-final between Leicester Tigers and Cardiff has a top-flight European match or any top-flight match gone to a penalty shootout.   However, on Saturday that all...

One more season for Guilhem Guirado

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former France captain and Montpellier hooker Guilhem Guirado plans to retire at the end of next season.   The 74 test cap front-rower retired from international rugby after the Rugby World...

Pro D2 Final: Perpignan battle Biarritz

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2020-21 Pro D2 competition comes to a conclusion this weekend at Altrad Stadium where Perpignan will host Biarritz.     The home side have enjoyed a quality season which...

What each teams needs in the final round of the TOP14

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The TOP14 enters the final round of the 2020/21 season this weekend and there is still plenty to play for.   Just four of the 14 teams head into the final round of the season with nothing on the...

Bourg-en-Bresse promoted to the PRO D2

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The weekend saw French side Bourg-en-Bresse win their semifinal Nationale 2020/21 season and have been promoted the PRO D2!      'The Violets' will enter the Pro D2...

13 new caps named in Samoa's squad to face Maori All Blacks, Tonga

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Thirteen new caps have been included in the Manu Samoa rugby squad to play the Māori All Blacks and Tonga in June and July.   Leinster bound prop Michael Alaalatoa will captain the 31-man squad...