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Super Rugby Highlights: Brumbies v Blues

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Brumbies moved into second position in the Australian Conference after a hard fought 26-21 home win over the Blues in round 12 of Super Rugby. The Blues got off to a fast start with two early...

Super Rugby Round 10 Highlights: Highlanders v Blues

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders had their hand on the game for quite some time in the beginning despite the Blues getting first blood. The Highlanders then went ahead and stayed ahead for the rest of the game and didn't...

Super Rugby Highlights Round 9: Chiefs v Blues

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Chiefs edged the Blues in the Battle of the Bombays with a thrilling 33-29 home win in round 9 of Super Rugby. The Blues opened the scoring with an early penalty, but the Chiefs went over for two tries...

New Zealand Under 20s named first squad of 2019

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The New Zealand Under 20 team will face Australia in their first game of the year later this month. Coach Craig Philpott has named the squad to travel to the Oceania Rugby U20 Championship.   Philpott...

Bedford Blues sign up three more for 2019/20

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bedford Blues have announced the capture of three new players for the 2019/20 Championship season.     Arriving at Goldington Road in the summer will be scrum half Grayson Hart from London...

Marty Banks named for Highlanders start

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders will field a strong side against the Blues for Friday’s clash at Eden Park. The forwards will have the experience of Liam Coltman, Tom Franklin and Luke Whitelock combined with exciting...

Super Rugby Round 2 Highlights: Sharks v Blues

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Sharks made it two from two with a 26-7 home win over the Blues in round 2 of Super Rugby. The Sharks dominated much of the first half, crossing for three unanswered tries to take a comfortable 19-0...

Walker and Cutmore sign new contracts with Pirates

2 months ago by Cornish Pirates

Cornish Pirates have confirmed that prop Marlen Walker and lock Danny Cutmore have signed contracts for two more years with the club.     Auckland-born Marlen, aged 30, arrived at the...

Super Rugby's future to be decided in March

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sanzaar boss Andy Marinos has all but confirmed that changes will once again be made in the format of Super Rugby as poor crowd attendances, and viewership figures continue to fall.        Marinos...