Craig Burden rugby player
Craig Burden rugby player

Craig Burden

13th May 1986 1.84m/100kg Hooker

The Toulon 23 That Won The Heineken Cup For The Second Time

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

In 2014, Toulon went back to back winning their second Heineken Cup under Bernard Laporte.  The side a season before featured some of the best players in the world in the...

All your morning news

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Damain McKenzie runs out for the Chiefs:   Damian McKenzie will start at 15 for the Chiefs. McKenzie who cruelly missed the World Cup in Japan due to injury has featured for the Chiefs this season...

Daily Wrap | All the top stories of the day

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A wrap up of the top stories and news in the rugby world.   A busy day in the rugby world in regards to postponements, foul play, citings and more.     Joe Marler one of three England...

Weekend Round Up

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tyrel Lomax suspended for 3 weeks     Hurricanes prop Tyrel Lomax has been suspended for 3 weeks for his high shot on Blues fullback Stephen Perofeta on Saturday night.   Lomax was...

Sharks Lose Nkosi For Highlanders Clash As Am Hits 50

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Sharks team to take on the Highlanders at Forsyth Barr Stadium in New Zealand’s southernmost Super Rugby city on Friday morning is almost exactly the same as last week’s victorious side...

Ox Nche one of seven Sharks to make their debuts against the Bulls

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Cup Winning centre Springbok centre Lukhanyo Am leads an exciting Sharks’ team in their opening Super Rugby clash with the Bulls at Jonsson Kings Park on Friday.     Making their...

JP Pietersen headlines the Sharks Currie Cup squad

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Sharks Currie Cup Head Coach, Sean Everitt has announced that Tera Mtembu and Jeremy Ward will co-captain the Sharks in the 2019 Currie Cup campaign.   Tera Mtembu  is no stranger...

Akker van der Merwe's suspension leaves the Sharks light on hookers

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sharks hooker Akker van der Merwe pleaded guilt for contravening Law 9.12: A player must not physically abuse anyone, after he was Red Carded for a fight with Bulls hooker Schalk Brits during a Super...

Stade Francais Confirm Departees

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stade Francais have confirmed that 24 players will leave the club ahead of the 2018/19 season as Heyneke Meyer looks to rebuild his new side.    Amongst the 24 players released is Charl McLeod...

Top performing South Africans in France

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the mass influx of South Africans players to France, we have a look at what a Springbok team would look like if we picked the in-form players solely from the European Nation.  To highlight...