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Hansen: Springboks showdown will have no bearing on World Cup clash

1 hour ago by Ultimate Rugby

Steve Hansen says beating South Africa on Saturday would be a tonic for New Zealand but he does not anticipate the outcome having any bearing on their Rugby World Cup showdown in September.     The...

Morning Round Up - News from around the globe

4 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Creevy to miss Australia game:   Agustin Creevy will miss the Pumas Rugby Championship game in Australia due to a shoulder injury. He was forced off in the second half against the All Blacks.     Eddie...

Latest World Rankings

19 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa have closed in on fourth place in the World Rugby Rankings following their win over Australia, while New Zealand survived a big scare to keep their unbeaten record against Los Pumas intact.   Argentina...

Japan crowned World Rugby U20 Trophy champions

19 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

On a thrilling final day of the World Rugby U20 Trophy in São José dos Campos, Brazil, Japan have beaten Portugal in a last gasp victory to be crowned 2019 champions and secure promotion...

Ultimate Rugby's Rugby Championship Player of Round One

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Rugby Championship kicked off this past weekend with the Springboks and All Blacks each kicking their 2019 seasons off with victories over Australia and Argentina respectively.   The Springboks...

Monday Morning Round Up

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Player Ratings: Springboks v Wallabies     The Springboks claimed their first victory of 2019 claiming a 35-17 victory over Australia with debut scrumhalf scoring a brace as they picked...

Augustin Creevy to miss Wallabies clash

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina will have to face Australia in Brisbane this Saturday without the help of hooker Augustin Creevy.      The 34-year-old suffered a shoulder injury in the 16-20 Rugby...

Watch: Beauden Barrett's try saving tackle against Los Pumas

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Black first five Beauden Barrett is often lauded for his attacking prowess, however this weekend against the Pumas he produced a fantastic cover tackle saving a certain try.   With the Pumas...

Sharks, Cheetahs on the Currie Cup board – Round 2 Review

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Free State Cheetahs and Sharks registered important victories in the second round of the Currie Cup Premier Division this past weekend to remain in close proximity of the early pace-setters on the...

Takeaways from Round One of the Rugby Championship

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks comprehensively beat the Wallabies in the opening round of the Rugby Championship while the All Blacks managed to avoid defeat against a fired-up Los Pumas side.   We take a looking...