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Adam Thomson joins Chiefs

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former All Black Adam Thomson has signed a deal with the Chiefs two years after recovering from a spine injury.   The 37-year-old is one of eight replacement players training with...

Watch: Willie Le Roux's sublime performance in the opening round of the Top League

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Cup-winning fullback Willie Le Roux starred in his return to the Top League on Sunday despite his side narrowly losing 31-29 to Yamaha Jubilo.   Le Roux enjoyed a stint with Canon Eagles before...

Japan continues to benefit from World Cup hype after record attendances in the Top League

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The hype from the Rugby World Cup has not died down in Japan with the Top League recording record attendances during the opening round of the competition on Sunday.   The season got off to a late...

Top League Highlights: Kobelco Steelers vs Canon Eagles

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Full time Kobelco Steelers 50 - 16 Canon Eagles. Kobelco Steelers dominated this match in this 1st round of Top League 2020. Looks like they could be a team to watch out for.

Test Stars To Light Up Japan's Top League In 2020

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Japanese Top League kicks off this weekend with a number of test stars of the past and present set to light up the competition in 2020.   With the Champions Cup returning this weekend with the...

Stormers set to lose lock Cobus Wiese to Saracens

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Young utility forward Cobus Wiese is in advanced negotiations with Premiership giants Saracens to sign a five-year deal with the European champions, reports claim.     According to rugby365,...

Blues Super Rugby 2020 squad confirmed

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Blues Coach Leon MacDonald has confirmed his 40-strong Super Rugby squad, with 26 of the players from the 2019 season returning with another 4 signings who have come through the Blues development system...

Angus MacLellan extends Utah stay

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Angus MacLellan will stay in Utah for a third Major League Rugby campaign. The US Eagles prop signed a new deal to remain with the Warriors for the 2020 season, the first officially confirmed returning...

World Rugby Reveals the Nominees for World Player of the Year

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has announced the shortlists for the prestigious Men’s and Women’s 15s Player of the Year awards for 2019, which will be presented at the World Rugby Awards at The Prince Park Tower...

Top Performers: USA v Tonga

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tonga made it nine wins out of 10 against the USA, as they beat the Eagles 31-19 in their final game of the Rugby World Cup in 2019.   The Pacific Nation will be delighted with the fact that they...