Injured Bok stars expected to be fit for Lions series

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok fans will be holding thumbs on the prospects of a formidable quartet who are busy undergoing injury rehabilitation but might be ready to face the British & Irish Lions in July if all goes...

PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Cornal Hendricks

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

There are many reasons why sport captures the imagination of the public but none do so more than your classic Cinderella story. The type of story that can inspire your everyday man. One that...

How France Could Line Up In Their Six Nations' Opener

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fabien Galthie's men kick their Six Nations campaign off against Italy on 6 February at the Stade Olimpico.   France captured the attention of all following the competition last year, as Galthie...

'I felt arms hitting me but I knew I wasn’t held' - Cheslin Kolbe on his RWC Final Try

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby World Cup-winning winger, Cheslin Kolbe has spoken about his match-winning try against England in the 2019 Rugby World Cup final.   Kolbe spoke to Alex Payne and former England flanker...

The Giant Slayer | Faf De Klerk Big Hits & Speed

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

This Faf De Klerk highlights and tribute video contains the best rugby steps, runs and rugby big hits of his rugby career.

Ultimate Rugby's Users' Southern Hemisphere Test XV

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Using the data on the Ultimate Rugby App since the App was released, we reveal the Southern Hemisphere XV of player's favourited on the App.   Although the squad is heavily skewed in favour...

Monaco selected to host the World Rugby Sevens Repechage

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has today confirmed the repechage tournament for the Tokyo Olympic Games will take place in Monaco on 19-20 June, 2021. The decision was confirmed by the World Rugby Executive Committee following...

Gregor Townsend signs two-year extension

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gregor Townsend will lead Scotland through to the next Rugby World Cup in 2023, the Scottish Rugby Union confirmed on Thursday.   Townsend took on the Scotland role in 2017 and becomes Scotland’s...

2015 Rugby World Cup Hero Ayumu Goromaru Set To Retire

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Brave Blossoms' fullback  Ayumu Goromaru has announced that he will retire after the upcoming 2021 Top League season.   The 34-year-old, who earned 57 caps for Japan and had spells with...

England to play Australia & South Africa in 2021 Autumn Internationals

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England will play three Test matches at Twickenham Stadium in autumn 2021.     Eddie Jones and the squad will begin their campaign on 6...