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Blues Super Rugby 2020 squad confirmed

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Blues Coach Leon MacDonald has confirmed his 40-strong Super Rugby squad, with 26 of the players from the 2019 season returning with another 4 signings who have come through the Blues development system...

Hurricanes 2020 squad announced

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highly rated prop Tyrel Lomax and lock Scott Scrafton are two big additions to the Hurricanes squad for the 2020 Super Rugby season.   One test All Black Lomax has moved to the club on a four-year...

Monday Morning Round Up

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Marchant signs new Quins deal which includes a spell in New Zealand     Harlequins centre Joe Marchant has signed a three-year contract extension with the London Club, until 2023. Additionally,...

Marchant signs new Quins deal which includes a spell in New Zealand

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins centre Joe Marchant has signed a three-year contract extension with the London Club, until 2023. Additionally, in a ground-breaking move for club rugby, Joe Marchant will join Investec Super...

The Chiefs confirm Gatland's 2020 coaching team

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Chiefs have announced the coaching team which will be joining Chiefs Head Coach Warren Gatland for the 2020 Super Rugby season.   Former Gallagher Chiefs first five-eighth and New Zealand Under...

Union and League to unite for historic cross-code double header

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The New Zealand Warriors and Auckland Blues have jointly announced their respective rugby codes will host a NRL and Super Rugby doubleheader in March next year.   The back-to-back games at Eden...

HIGHLIGHTS: Tasman v Auckland (Premiership Semifinal)

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tasman had to work so hard to earn this win that puts them into the Mitre 10 Cup Premiership final at home. A test-match like feel to the game, as both sides never gave an inch. Both defended brilliantly but also missed loads of opportunities. Auckland will be heart broken as they would feel they were better for most of the game, but Tasman never panicked and did what was needed late on.

ROUND 9 HIGHLIGHTS: Auckland v Southland – 2019

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Auckland get the job done. They needed a big win and they well and truly delivered. Auckland 10 tries and besides 10 minutes in before halftime, they were never really under pressure. The win puts them in with a chance now. They need to hold thumbs while Canterbury go to Otago...

WATCH: Tasman open up Auckland with no look pass

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Brilliant piece of set piece play by the Tasman Mako as they open up Auckland to score a great try and take a 19-0 lead into the break  

Mitre 10 Cup Round 7 Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Waikato gave Mitre 10 Premiership leaders Tasman plenty to think about before the southerners came home strongly to take the win in Hamilton on Saturday.     It was an impressive...