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How things stand after 5 rounds of the Premiership, Round 6 looming

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The first five rounds of the 2021-22 Premiership have yielded some surprises with some teams rising out of obscurity and looking like real title-contenders while some of the heavyweights of 2020-21 struggling...

Moerat earns Springbok call-up for UK tour

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former SA Schools and Junior Springbok captain Salmaan Moerat has earned his first Springbok call-up in a squad of 32 players named by Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber on Tuesday for the Castle Lager Outgoing...

Eddie Jones names England squad for Autumn Nations Series

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has named a 34-player squad for the Autumn Nations Series.     The squad will travel to Jersey on Monday 25 October for a five-day training camp before returning to England ahead...

Stormers fly SA flag in the north

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The tough nature of the Vodacom United Rugby Championship was again underlined on the weekend where only the DHL Stormers managed a victory for the four South African franchises taking on the best of Ireland,...

Carlos Spencer Lands MLR Coaching Gig

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

NOLA Gold has announced that former All Black flyhalf Carlos Spencer will be joining the team as an assistant coach for the 2022 MLR season.      “After recently coaching in South...

South Africa To Host United Rugby Championship Matches In November

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The United Rugby Championship has confirmed that all home games scheduled for the Cell C Sharks, DHL Stormers, Emirates Lions and Vodacom Bulls in Rounds 6 & 7 will take place in South Africa.   Contingency...

Looking ahead to Round 5 of the Premiership

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The fifth round of the 2021-22 Premiership will commence with a potentially fiery battle as Sale Sharks host defending champs, Harlequins, at the AJ Bell on Friday evening.    Quins are riding...

Sharks name team to face Cardiff

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

There are numerous factors that influence a team’s success, but for a Cell C Sharks team that face Cardiff Rugby in Saturday’s fourth round Vodacom United Rugby Championship, there are four...

Sharks back rower one of four uncapped players in Scotland's training squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland Head Coach Gregor Townsend has today named a 36-man squad for a two day training camp ahead of the first game of the 2021 Autumn Nations Series.     The group brings together...