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One Year Ago Today: Uruguay stun Fiji in Kamaishi

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

One Year Ago Today, Uruguay claimed just their third Rugby World Cup win with a shock victory over Fiji.   Uruguay caused a huge upset by stunning Fiji 30-27 at the 2019 Rugby World Cup. The...

Most Test Tries XV | McCaw, O'Driscoll and more!

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

  We take a look at the top try scorers in test rugby by putting together a XV of players who crossed the whitewash the most times during their careers.   New Zealand,...

World Rugby announces the qualification process for Rugby World Cup 2023

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has announced details of the qualification process for Rugby World Cup 2023 in France.   Following the most competitive and widely-acclaimed Rugby World Cup to date in Japan, the qualification...

The Exciting Line Up Of Players Heading to Europe

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

When Rugby eventually returns a number of new names will be heading to Europe to ply their trade at a new club.   We take a look at some of the biggest names who will be making their first appearance...

The Stars From The U20s Class Of 2009

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

In 2009, Japan hosted the u20 Junior World Championship with 43 players who were involved in that 2009 tournament returning to Japan a decade later to play in the senior men's World Cup.    We...

Picking a Tier 2 World XV

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

There is a raft of talented players outside the first tier of test playing nations, some of which could claim to be the best in the position in world rugby.   We take a look at what a potential...

Pichot or Beaumont - How the Unions are expected vote or have voted already

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The votes are in and the new Chairman of World Rugby will be announced on 12 May 2020.   We have broken down who has voted for Sir Bill Beaumont and Agustin Pichot with some of the...

Tough luck for Scotland and Argentina as 2023 World Cup Draw Still Set For November

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina and Scotland are likely to end up in Pools of Death for the 2023 Rugby World Cup with the draw for the competition still set to take place in November later this year despite the disruption...

Rugby World Cup: Against The Odds - Rugby World Cup: - RWC 2019 Fiji v Uruguay

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Relive this memorable match up between Uruguay and Fiji from Rugby World Cup 2019.      

Against The Odds - Rugby World Cup: Fiji v Uruguay

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

What a performance it was by Uruguay. The first real shock of the 2019 World Cup to pull off a major upset and edge Fiji by 3 points in the end.     The result all but ended Fiji's hopes of...