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Son of New Zealand Rugby League Star Hugh McGahan signs for Reds   The Queensland Reds have bolstered their backline depth for 2019 signing former Auckland Blues playmaker Matt McGahan, plus Queensland...

Son of New Zealand Rugby League Star Hugh McGahan signs for Reds

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Queensland Reds have bolstered their backline depth for 2019 signing former Auckland Blues playmaker Matt McGahan, plus Queensland outside backs pairing Jock Campbell and Teti Tela.  McGahan...

Milner-Skudder under injury cloud

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Outside back Nehe Milner-Skudder is to miss the Māori All Blacks matches against Brazil and Chile after hurting his shoulder in the All Blacks Test against Japan.   All Blacks Head Coach Steve...

In Form Players to Watch this Weekend

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The November Tests kick off this weekend with New Zealand facing Japan in the opening test of the weekend before USA and the Maori All Blacks clash complete a fantastic weekend of rugby.   Ahead...

Introducing New Zealand's Super Rugby class of 2019

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Thirty three new faces feature among the 190 professional players contracted by New Zealand’s five Investec Super Rugby clubs for the 2019 season.    The Blues, Chiefs, Wellington, Crusaders...

The Chiefs snap up Rebels and NZ 7s star for 2019

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2019 Chiefs squad announced today won’t need to look far for inspiration when pulling on the jersey next season.   Star prop Angus Ta’avao was called into the 2018 squad as an injury...

Highlanders bring back cult hero Marty Banks for 2019

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders have today announced an experienced squad to play the 2019 Super Rugby season.     Just seven new caps amongst the 38 man squad with five of those in the forwards. Hooker Ray...

Nonu headlines strengthened Blues squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

With three exceptions, the Blues has looked to its own provincial unions and development programme to complete the line-up for the 2019 Super Rugby Championship.     Veteran All Black Centurion,...

Six new faces in Hurricanes 2019 Super Rugby squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Hurricanes have opted for continuity with the selection of the 2019 squad for the Super Rugby season.   There are just six new faces in new head coach John Plumtree’s 38-man squad, with dynamic...

Mitre 10 Cup FINAL HIGHLIGHTS: Auckland v Canterbury

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

In what was an exciting final, Auckland has managed and battled to victory as the lift up the cup. A 9 try thriller was forced into extra time where Auckland took control. Canterbury were in somewhat of...