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Simelane to join Nkosi at the Bulls next season?

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jake White has started his recruitment drive for next season with the Bulls coach confirming a new signing out wide for next season.   The Bulls have qualified for the United Rugby Championship...

Aaron Wainwright out of Wales' tour to South Africa

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Backrower Aaron Wainwright will miss the Dragons' United Rugby Championship run-in and Wales' summer tour to South Africa because of a foot injury.     The 24-year-old will miss Sunday's...

Dave Porecki re-signs with Rugby Australia & Waratahs until 2024

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby Australia and the NSW Waratahs are pleased to announce Dave Porecki has signed a two-year extension that will see him remain in Australian Rugby until at least the end of 2024.  The 29-year-old...

Caolin Blade to earn 150th cap as Connacht aim for SA clean sweep against Sharks

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Connacht management team have named their matchday 23 for tomorrow’s URC fixture against the Sharks in Durban (k/o 3.05pm Irish time).     A win for Andy Friend’s side would...

SA Rugby report a small surplus for 2021

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks’ return to the playing field in 2021 ensured the South African Rugby Union (SARU) was able to report a small surplus for 2021, the union reported on Friday.   Lions Series...

Just One Current England Star Makes Sir Ian McGeechan's All-Time England XV

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

British and Irish Lions legend Sir Ian McGeechan has selected his all-time England XV in his latest column for the Telegraph.    Just one of Eddie Jones' current England players makes McGeechan's...

George North set for Ospreys return

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales' back George North is set to make his return from injury for Ospreys this weekend after a year on the sidelines.   The 102-cap Wales international ruptured his anterior cruciate...

Connacht injury update

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Star Connacht centre Bundee Aki is one of three players carrying some knocks from the Irish outfit’s recent clash against the Lions in Johannesburg.    Connacht managed to stick one on...

Friend rings the changes for Connacht's clash in Johannesburg

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht boss Andy Friend has rung the changes for his side’s encounter with the Lions in Johannesburg on Saturday.    Connacht have had a tough fortnight, losing out to fellow Irish...

Robbie Henshaw extends with Leinster until July 2025

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Rugby and the IRFU have confirmed that Robbie Henshaw has extended his contract to July 2025.     Henshaw won various player of the year awards in 2021 for his stellar performances...