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Nasi Manu named in Tonga's 31-man Pacific Nations Cup squad

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Returning cancer survivor and Benetton Treviso forward Nasi Manu headlines Tonga’s 31-man squad for the upcoming Pacific Nations Cup.   The 31-year-old loose forward missed Benetton Treviso’s...

Ten years on, where are the 2009 Emerging Springboks now?

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

On the 23rd of June 2009, the Emerging Springboks piled the pressure on the British and Irish Lions, after the tourist lost the opening test to the Springboks, as they picked up 13 all draw.     We...

Best and Cave set for Kingspan Swansong While Munster Welcome Murray and Earls Back

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster host Benetton Treviso while Ulster and Connacht clash in the PRO14 quarter finals this weekend with Leinster and Glasgow Warriors having already booked their places in the semi-finals.   Here...

Italy Name 44-man Squad For World Cup Preparations

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Italy head coach Conor O'Shea has named a 44-man preliminary squad for the Rugby World Cup in Japan. The squad will meet up in Pergine Valsugana on 2 June.   The likes of Marco Fuser,...

Glasgow secure home semi-final, Ospreys and Scarlets set for play-off

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Glasgow Warriors kept their nerve to secure a bye to a home Pro14 semi-final, while the Ospreys and the Scarlets are set to battle for the final European Champions Cup place. The Pro14 regular season...

Cheetahs coach offered the Italian coach

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Cheetahs claimed their 7th win of the season on Saturday when they beat the Dragons 38-13 with winger Sibahle Maxwane equalling the all-time record for the most tries scored in PRO Rugby season.      After...

Dragons snatch draw to halt losing away run

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

After over four years of consecutive away defeats in Pro14, the Dragons claimed a draw at Southern Kings.       Josh Lewis' 78th-minute penalty saw the Dragons snatch an 18-18 draw...

Treviso snatch draw in thrilling Leinster clash

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Iliesa Ratuva Tavuyara touched down and Tommaso Allan converted with the last play of the game as Benetton Treviso held Leinster in Dublin.       Benetton Treviso retained their place...

PRO14 Highlights: Connacht v Benetton Rugby

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Epic end to a game where both sides played until the final whistle. However there had to be a winner and that was the home side who kept their hopes of a playoff spot alive. 29 - 14 was the final socre...

Caolin Blade Ghosts through the Treviso defence

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht scrumhalf Coalin Blade ghosted through the Benetton Treviso's defence on Friday before brilliantly stepping Luca Sperandio to give his side the lead.   Caolan Blade puts @connachtrugby...