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Sonny Bill Williams returns to the boxing ring

15 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks centre Sonny Bill Williams has announced that he will return to boxing and take on Bachelorette TV series winner Stu Laundy in an exhibition fight after his end-of-year...

Mitre 10 Cup HIGHLIGHTS: Canterbury v Auckland

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A fantastic win for Auckland as they end an 8-year drought in Canterbury beating the home side 29-34. TJ Faiane took over the captaincy today and scored a what he claimed to be his first ever hattrick....

Mitre 10 Cup HIGHLIGHTS: Tasman v Taranaki

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tasman ran riot today. They were miles ahead of Taranaki who just never really got into the game. No pace or urgency and constantly chasing the game. Tasman were able to just keep the scoreboard ticking and keep the pressure on Taranaki. Tasman scored some wonderful tries and will be very impressed with this effort. Taranaki need to fix a few things ad fast. They have faded in the last few weeks and will need to sort it out before the season gets away from them. It doesn't get easier for them next week as they host a resurgent...

5 Reasons why you should follow the Mitre 10 Cup this week

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 5 of the Mitre 10 Cup kicks off on Wednesday this week and if you haven't been following New Zealand's premier provincial competition Round 5 is the perfect time to start.   Here are five...

Mitre 10 Cup HIGHLIGHTS: Auckland v Tasman

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Auckland are now 4 wins in a row and maintain their unbeaten start to the season. A match of two very different halves though. The first half finished off with a 5 try blitz in the last 20 mins....

Video: Crusaders' flyhalf Mitchell Hunt gifts Melanie Nanai a try

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Crusader's flyhalf Mitchell Hunt gifted Melanie Nanai a try in Tasman's match against Auckland at Eden Park.   Hunt tracked back to cover a kick through by Jordan Trainor but miss judged his dive...

The Rugby Championship Round Three Preview

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand and South Africa have both made a number of changes ahead of round three of the Rugby Championship, while their opponents Argentina and Australia have been forced into some changes while...

Friday Morning Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hooper calls on SANZAAR & World Rugby to revisit neck rolls Wallabies captain Michael Hooper has called on SANZAAR and World Rugby to take neck rolls more seriously. This comes after the...

Hooper calls on SANZAAR & World Rugby to revisit neck rolls

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies captain Michael Hooper has called on SANZAAR and World Rugby to take neck rolls more seriously.   This comes after the news that David Pocock has been ruled out of the Wallabies'...

Pocock ruled out of Springbok clash

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies number eight David Pocock has been withdrawn from Saturday night’s clash against South Africa after failing to overcome a neck injury sustained in the second Bledisloe Cup...