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Report: Blues in talks to sign Los Pumas youngster

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blues are reportedly looking to strengthen their midfield depth for the 2021 Super Rugby Aotearoa season and have looked to secure the signature of Pumas midfielder Santiago Chocobares.     The...

Argentina to lift ban on players after racist tweets

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

In an unexpected turn of events, the Argentina Rugby Union has lifted the previously-imposed suspensions on three players including captain Pablo Matera for posting racist tweets seven years ago.   The...

Los Pumas team to face Australia

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Pablo Matera, as well as teammates Guido Petti and Santiago Socino, won't take part in the Pumas' final Tri Nations Test of the year against the Wallabies on Saturday, the national body confirmed on Thursday.   Experienced...

O'Connor to start at Flyhalf for Wallabies final Tri Nations Test

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies coach Dave Rennie has named James O’Connor at flyhalf for the side’s final Tri Nations Test of the year against Argentina at Bankwest Stadium on Saturday.     Wearing...

Chiefs confirm 11 new signings including two former Hurricanes and two highly rated halfbacks

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Chiefs have confirmed their squad for the 2021 Super Rugby Aotearoa season and Trans-Tasman competitions.   With Warren Gatland working with the British and Irish Lions, Clayton McMillan will...

SA to battle Scotland in November 2021

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The world champion Springboks will face Scotland at Murrayfield on 13 November 2021 as Jacques Nienaber's charges embark on their traditional end of year tour to the north.   The Springboks can...

Huge milestone for Nigel Owens

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saturday saw a significant milestone achieved as Welsh referee Nigel Owens officiated his one hundredth test match.   Owens’ remarkable career began in 1987 after a teacher of his suggested...

All Blacks See Off Pumas With A Clinical Performance

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand avenged their historic first ever defeat to Argentina two weeks ago with an emphatic 38-0 victory over the Pumas in the second last fixture of the Tri Nations Championship. New Zealand missed...

Dan Palmer rejoins Brumbies coaching staff

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Brumbies have announced the appointment of former Brumby Dan Palmer as Scrum Coach for the 2021 Super Rugby season. Palmer played 45 times for the Brumbies and was previously in charge of the...

Akira Ioane starts for the All Blacks 'vital' test against Argentina

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks team has been named to play Argentina in the Tri Nations Test at McDonald Jones Stadium, Newcastle, on Saturday 28 November.   The key feature of the squad is the selection of loosehead...