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Omar Mouneimne joins the ranks of Bristol Bears

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bristol Bears have announced the signing of Omar Mouneimne as their new defence coach.   Mouneimne, who, hitherto, was contracted to Worcester Warriors, comes from a mixed martial arts background...

Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another busy week in the player market this week with the major announcement of Beauden Barrett's move to Japan next year.   We recap some of the biggest moves of the week as well as some of...

Top Stories of the Week

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Beauden Barrett joins an illustrious group of players to join Suntory Sungoliath     Beauden Barrett's move to Japanese side Suntory Sungoliath sees the All Black playmaker join an...

Saracens sign Namibian international back-rower

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens latest acquisition is in the form of powerful back-rower Janco Venter.   The 25 year old, who represented Stellenbosch University and Western Province as he climbed the ladder, has been...

Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A busy week on the player market this week saw the likes of Gloucester, Leinster and Harlequins all release squad updates while there were a number of confirmed signings across Europe.   We...

Bulls sign Jan Uys from Top 14 club Brive

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blue Bulls have confirmed the signing of 26-year-old lock forward Jan Uys from French Top 14 club CA Brive who will join the Bulls as of 1 July.   Uys spent the last few seasons with CA Brive...

Nizaam Carr joins Bulls

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blue Bulls have today confirmed that the Nizaam Carr will join the club and will link up with the team as soon as the COVID-19 pandemic travel restrictions are relaxed.   The @BlueBullsRugby...

Much Activity At Lions As New Signings Come To Light

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

It has been announced that Lions centre Wandisile Simelani will stay at the Johannesburg-based union for another two years.     The youngster was linked with a move to Western Province other...

World Player of the Year Pieter-Steph du Toit withdraws his contract termination and commits to the Stormers

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby Player of the Year Pieter-Steph du Toit has ended the speculation around his future by withdrawing his contract termination notification submitted last week and committed his future to...

Stormers Sign World Cup Winning Fullback

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok fullback Warrick Gelant has signed with Western Province Rugby, adding considerable experience and pedigree to the Stormers backline.   The fleet-footed World Cup winner, who turns 25...