Nuit du Rugby: 2017/2018 Nominees Confirmed

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 15th edition of Nuit du Rugby (Night of Rugby) will be held on September 24 at Olympia for the best players, staffs, teams and referees of the Top 14 and the Pro D2.    The NRL...

PRO14 Preview: Conference A

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the PRO14 returning this weekend we preview Conference A and give a few predictions on how each side will progress throughout the season and identify a few players who are set for big seasons.   Cardiff...

Experienced heads return to New Zealand for 2018 Mitre 10 Cup

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ahead of the 2018 Mitre 10 Cup, we take a look at the biggest names returning to New Zealand to feature in New Zealand's premier provisional competition.    Thomas Waldrom - Wellington   The...

Stormers prop signs for Grenoble

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stormers and Western Province front rower JC Janse van Rensburg has signed a two-year deal with newly promoted Top 14 side Grenoble.   van Rensburg will join Grenoble following the conclusion of...

All Black Dominic Bird Headlines Racing 92s new recruits

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Racing 92 club president Jacky Lorenzetti has confirmed the signing of Chiefs and All Blacks second-rower Dominic Bird for the 2018/19 Top 14 season.   Bird is one of eight new signings for the...

Scott Spedding signs for Castres

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Castres have signed French international fullback Scott Spedding on a one-year deal after he was not offered a new deal at Clermont.   Spedding will help cover the long-term injury of Geoffrey...

Pro D2 Highlights: Narbonne vs Bayonne

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Narbonne claimed 26-21 win over Bayonne in this Pro D2 match. Narbonne scored 2 tries with 1 conversion and 1 missed conversion in the first half of the match while Bayonne didnt score any...

PROD2 Highlights: Bayonne v Colomiers

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bayonne edged Colomiers 23-22 in round 29 of the French Pro D2. Colomiers scored the only try of the first half as they took a 10-3 lead into the break. Bayonne crossed for an early second half try...

PRO D2 Highlights: Bayonne vs Mont de Marsan

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bayonne claimed a 18-15 win over Mont-de-Marsan in this Pro D2 series match. Bayonne scored 1 try with 1 missed conversion and 1 penalty goal in the first half of the match while Mont-de-Marsan scored...

PRO D2 Highlights: Angoulême vs Bayonne

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The home side hold on to a win in the game largely dominated by the boot. A tight affair through out only saw Angouleme pull away with a try towards the end of the game to give them a win at home