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CONFIRMED: Johan Goosen returns to South Africa

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blue Bulls have confirmed the signing of Springbok utility back Johan Goosen from TOP14 club Montpellier.   The 28-year-old flyhalf, who can hold his own at centre and fullback, is a product...

Law Trials Confirmed for Rainbow Cup

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Three law variations will be trialled in the Rainbow Cup starting next week, Red Card Replacements, Captain’s Challenge and Goal-line drop-outs all come in to affect for the tournament.   Alan...

Jacques du Plessis returns to Loftus

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blue Bulls have confirmed the signing of loose forward Jacques du Plessis from French club, Montpellier, effective 1 July 2021 on a 3-year deal.   The 27-year-old Du Plessis,...

La Rochelle sign Springbok tighthead on a short-term deal

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Bulls have confirmed that experienced tighthead prop Marcel van der Merwe will be joining French side La Rochelle on a short-term loan as injury cover.   Van der Merwe has plenty of experience...

Jacques du Plessis returning to South Africa - report

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Springbok u20 loose forward Jacques du Plessis looks set to return to his former club, the Bulls.    The 27-year-old forward left the Bulls in 2015 to join Montpellier but looks set...

Siya Kolisi to make Sharks debut against the Bulls

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok captain Siya Kolisi is set to make his Sharks debut on Friday against the Bulls in Durban.    Sharks head coach Sean Everitt has thrown in a number of players who were part of...

Sharks flyer Tambwe joins the Bulls

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blue Bulls have announced the signing of the electrifying quick Madosh Tambwe effective immediately with the utility back making Loftus Versfeld his home until June 2023.   Tambwe, who...

Bulls end 12-year wait for Currie Cup glory

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Bulls won the Currie Cup for the first time since 2009 when they defeated the Sharks in a dramatic and nail-biting final at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria on Saturday, which only ended after...

Carling Currie Cup Preview – Final

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Every inch will count when the Bulls and Sharks cross paths in the Currie Cup final in Pretoria on Saturday in what promises to be an epic battle.     Both teams will enter the match...

Sharks march to Pretoria to tackle Bulls in Currie Cup Final

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The clock is counting down to the final of the world’s oldest domestic rugby competition; the Currie Cup.   The South African rugby scene has been ravaged by the Covid-19 pandemic and the...