Cheslin Kolbe rugby player
Cheslin Kolbe rugby player

Cheslin Kolbe

28th Oct 1993 1.71m/78kg Fullback

What If The Springboks Needed To Select Players From Europe and Australasia For The Rugby Championship?

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jacques Nienaber is set to kick off his tenure as the new Springbok coach during the Rugby Championship which is set to be held exclusively in New Zealand. However, Nienaber has...

South African Super Rugby All-Star Team

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Although slightly low on titles, South Africa has contributed some world-class players to Super Rugby. Here follows a look at an all-star team picked from over the 25 years of the competition's existence.     1....

Kolbe Raffles Off World Cup Boots

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok star winger Cheslin Kolbe will be raffling off the boots he wore in last year’s World Cup in aid of the Be The Difference Foundation – a project aiming to hand out between 600 and...

Video shows just how brilliant Pieter-Steph du Toit was in the Rugby World Cup Final

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the Springboks' Rugby World Cup success, Pieter-Steph du Toit was named as the World Player of the Year.    Judging by his performance in the Rugby World Cup Final, it's easy to see...

Picking A Southern Hemisphere Lions XV

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

What if the Southern Hemisphere powerhouse nations combined to create an invitational side?   We take a look at just that with Australia, Argentina, New Zealand and South Africa teamed...

Owen Slot's Top 10 Players In The World

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Owen Slot, the popular UK scribe, has penned his top 10 players in the world at the moment. The list features 3 Englishmen, 3 All Blacks, 2 Springboks, 1 Fijian and 1 Frenchman.     Tom...

The Two Best Composite World Club XVs

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

This is some team!   OPTA released the top players in each position based on their unique index which highlighted the highest-rated players in top-level club rugby since the beginning of 2019. After releasing...

Ultimate Rugby's Pick of Full Games To Relive

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

With all LIVE sport on hold worldwide, we picked out a number of classic matches to look back at enjoy this weekend.     We have picked out a number of games from multiple eras, competitions...

Cheslin Kolbe came through so much – Van Niekerk reflects on Springboks' 'amazing' Rugby World Cup triumph

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Rugby World Cup was a spark to encourage Wayde van Niekerk to achieve "great things" on behalf of South Africa. Wayde van Niekerk says it was "an amazing inspiration" to see South Africa win the Rugby...

Highs and Lows: Eddie Jones' England coaching tenure

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

We take a look at the best and worst moments of Eddie Jones' England tenure following his contract extension.     Eddie Jones has the best win ratio of any England coach, but the biggest...