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Currie Cup Highlights | Pumas v Bulls

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Full Time: Not the desired result but lessons learnt as the Phakisa Pumas deservedly finish 44-14 against the Vodacom Bulls! Six tries for the Pumas by L. Obi, E. Taljaard, D. Williams x 2, W. Engelbrecht,...

Currie Cup: Pumas outmuscle youthful, reliable Steyn steers Cheetahs to hard-fought victory

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Pumas defeated a youthful Bulls 44-14 in their final round Currie Cup fixture at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit on Sunday to finish their season on a positive note, while Frans Steyn delivered another...

New Zealand 15-25 Argentina: Pumas earn historic win over All Blacks

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nicolas Sanchez scored 25 points as the Pumas celebrated a memorable first win over the All Blacks.     Argentina made history by claiming their first win over New Zealand with a sensational...

Swiel’s boot breaks Cheetahs’ hearts, Swanepoel steers Lions to fifth win and Sharks seal semi-final spot with seven try romp - Currie Cup Review

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Second New Year brought relief for some teams in the Currie Cup, but for defending champions, the Cheetahs, their challenge this season ended in last-minute heartbreak in Bloemfontein.   Three action-packed...

Everything you need to know about round six of the Currie Cup

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Currie Cup teams will look to start 2021 with a bang as the competition reaches the penultimate pool round on Saturday and every point counts with five teams still in the running for semi-final places.   All...

Piutau and Morahan back for Newcastle's visit to Ashton Gate

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The only Premiership match on the first day of 2021 sees Bristol Bears host the high flying Newcastle Falcons at Ashton Gate.   Pat Lam's Bears have won a hattrick of Premiership matches since their...

Rodrigo Bruni signs for Vannes

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentine back-rower Rodrigo Bruni has signed a deal to play for French second-tier outfit Vannes.     The 27-year-old played in the Pumas’ 25-15 stunning Rugby Championship...

UAR publishes finding of racism investigation

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The UAR has now announced the findings of the internal investigation into Pablo Matera, Guido Petti and Santiago Socino. All 3 players have been ordered to complete a series of courses before they will...

Newcastle Falcons snap up two more Argentinians

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons have announced the signing of two Agentinian youngsters who will add value up front and in the backline as well.   Flanker Santiago Grondona (22) and sevens winger Mateo Carreras...

Bristol sign Argentinian international prop

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A significant development at Ashton Gate as Bristol Bears announce the signing of Argentinian tighthead prop Nahuel Tetaz Chaparro on a short-term deal.   Chaparro is an experienced campaigner with...