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The day the ABs won their first series in SA

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 100th Test between the two fierce rugby nations of South Africa and New Zealand is edging closer.     The rivalry was forged way back in August 1921, when the All Blacks defeated...

Kerevi class and Kellaway scores

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

With South Africa a man down Australia attacked and Samu Kerevi opened up the Springbok defence to set up Andrew Kellaway for the opening try of the game Brilliant work from Samu Kerevi to set up Andrew...

The Rugby Championship 2021, Round 3 Preview

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Quade Cooper looked to have played his last Wallabies game, but he starts at fly-half this weekend against world champions South Africa.   Australia are looking for a lift and have turned to Quade...

Nienaber responds to Hansen

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok boss Jacques Nienaber’s focus appears to be wholly set on the goings-on in the Bok camp and did not take much notice of Steve Hansen’s recent comments, though he has responded.    Hansen...

Vermeulen's never-say-die attitude

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

After the bitter disappointment of missing out on the 2021 British & Irish Lions tour, Springbok number 8 Duane is ready to soldier on in the green & gold, with his sights firmly fixed on the Rugby...

Boks preparing for tough Australasian test

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber said they were excited to measure themselves against the best in the Southern Hemisphere as they gear up for four bumper weeks of action against Australia and New Zealand...

Is Bismarck back?

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The decorated Springbok hooker has barely hung up his boots but it now, apparently, in talks with the Bulls, according to a piece in the Rapport.    Du Plessis enjoyed a magnificent career...

The New Signings Each Top 14 Club Made During The Off Season

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The French Top 14 returns this weekend in a mouth-watering opening round of fixtures.   Newly promoted Biarritz Olympique opening the competition against last season's semi-finalists Union...

Northampton Saints sign Springbok winger

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Pacy Springbok winger Courtnall Skosan has been snapped up by Northampton Saints ahead of the 2021-22 Premiership season.    Skosan, 30, has 12 Springbok caps to his name and...

AUS to host remainder of Rugby Championship

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2021 Rugby Championship will reach conclusion after all, with it now being confirmed that Australia will host the remainder of the tournament. It is hoped that the third Bledisloe Cup Test –...