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Milestone for Kitshoff as Springboks make changes for Second Test

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok prop Steven Kitshoff will earn his 50th Test cap at the Cape Town Stadium on Saturday in the second Test of the Castle Lager Lions Series, with Jasper Wiese named at No 8 in this crucial...

Murray, Harris & Vunipola start second Test

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

British & Irish Lions Head Coach, Warren Gatland, has made three changes to the starting XV which beat the Springboks last Saturday to take a 1-0 lead in the Castle Lager Lions Series. Conor Murray...

WRAP UP: Currie Cup

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Sharks, Bulls and Western Province delivered commanding performances as all of them recorded victories with the Currie Cup reaching its halfway stage this weekend.   The Durbanites were in great...

Sharks score three big signings

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Sharks have announced three big signings in Centre Ben Tapuai, utility back Eduan Keyter and lock Gerbrandt Grobler.    Tapuai – an Australian international...

Currie Cup Highlights | Cheetahs v Sharks

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Full Time: Free State Cheetahs 30 - 47 Natal Sharks. A good game but a bit tough for the Cheetahs, losing by 17 points. Four tries for Cheetahs by: R. Specman, who scored two, B. Thomson and  D....

John Mitchell joins Wasps backroom staff

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

John Mitchell has vacated his role as the England defence coach and will be joining the Wasps coaching staff.   The Premiership club confirmed the news on Friday with the following statement:   'Wasps...

Looking ahead to the first Test: SA vs B&I Lions

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

While it may be devoid of the of the passionate chants of the red-clad Lions supporters in the stands, while the bruising Springbok tackles won’t be met with hear the roars of their fans rising into...

Extended Ireland Women Squad Named For Pre-Season Camps

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

A 39-strong Ireland Women training squad, which includes four uncapped players, has been announced for the upcoming preparatory camps for the 2021/22 season.     Ireland 7s captain Lucy...

The Currie Cup Bulletin

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

It’s tough at the top, the saying goes, and that is true for the Currie Cup, where Griquas surged to the number one spot on Wednesday, but could see it slip away again in the coming days.   The...

Curry unfazed by threat of Springbok physicality

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tenacious British & Irish Lions flanker Tom Curry says he is not wasting any times on nervousness as their titanic clash with the Springboks looms.    Curry is not unfamiliar with South...