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Latest World Rankings

18 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...

From a selection crisis to a selection headache: The Springbok scrumhalves

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

At the start of Rassie Erasmus tenure as Springbok head coach in 2018, the former test flanker had limited options at scrumhalf with no clear front runner for the no.9 jersey 18 months out from a Rugby...

Rugby Championship Team of Round One

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks and All Blacks got their Rugby Championship campaigns off to winning starts with the Springbok comprehensively beating the Wallabies while the All Blacks survived a big scare against the...

Johnson-Holmes caps off whirlwind week

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

There was nothing orthodox about Harry Johnson-Holmes' Wallabies call-up so it was no surprise his introduction at Ellis Park was a little irregular. The prop called onto the field with 30 minutes...

Michael Cheika and Michael Hooper after the Wallabies loss to the Springboks

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Wallabies have went down 35-17 to the Springboks at Ellis Park in their Rugby Championship opener.   Hear from the coach and skipper after the match.   Credit: Rugby.com.au

Rugby Championship Highlights: South Africa v Australia

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa got their Rugby Championship off to the perfect start with a 35-17 home win over Australia in the opening round. The Springboks opened the scoring with an early try, with Australia pulling...

Debutant Jantjies inspires Springboks to bonus point victory

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa debutant Herschel Jantjies did his World Cup chances no harm as he scored two tries in a dominant 35-17 win over Australia.       Herschel Jantjies starred with two tries...