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A 360 view of Harlequins South African experience in Durban

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

43 days after their first-ever match, Harlequins are set to take on Sharks at The Stoop for another Champions Cup game. Here's what happened behind the scenes of our South African trip to Durban last December.  

Lizo Gqoboka opens up on his IMPOSSIBLE path to the top

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

100 Cap Bulls Veteran Lizo Gqoboka has had an impossible journey to the top. From not even knowing about the sport until he was 19! to incessantly calling a CEO to get a rugby trail, Lizo charted an extraordinary...

Baxter backs Nowell to bounce back

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs Director of Rugby, Rob Baxter, is confident Jack Nowell has what it takes to force his way back into the selection plans of New England head coach Steve Borthwick.   Cornishman Nowell,...

Hogg should be fit for Six Nations

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland star Stuart Hogg’s injury situation has been described as “an improving picture” as the countdown to this season’s Guinness Six Nations continues.   Hogg has missed...

Stephan Lewies re-signs for Harlequins

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins has announced that Club Captain Stephan Lewies has re-signed ahead of the 2023/24 season.   Lewies joined Harlequins in 2019 from South African side the Cell C Sharks, where he racked...

Quins Captain Lewies signs contract extension

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins is pleased to announce that Club Captain Stephan Lewies has re-signed ahead of the 2023/24 season.   Lewies joined Harlequins in 2019 from South African side the Cell C Sharks, where...

Leicester Tigers confirm two new additions to the squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers can confirm the addition of Tom West for the remainder of the 2022/23 season.   The front-rower joins the club after most recently playing for Wasps, who he represented between...

Coaches Reveal Key To URC Success In Europe

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

So, what’s the secret behind the success of the United Rugby Championship sides in Europe this season? Well, there seems to be a growing consensus that the addition of the South African sides to...

Jones backed for instant impact on long-anticipated Wallabies return

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones will make an immediate impact on his return to Australia, for which "there was always writing on the wall", according to former England captain Chris Robshaw.   Jones was dismissed by...

Bulls name squad to travel to France for Lyon clash

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Vodacom Bulls have named a 31-men European touring squad that will do battle in the 2022/23 Heineken Champions Cup against Lyon and the 2022/23 Vodacom United Rugby Championship versus Scarlets.   The...