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The Best All Black XV Playing In Europe

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

1. Ben Franks (London Irish, 47 Caps) - The 2015 World Cup final was the last of his 47 caps for the two-time World Cup winner. Ben joined London Irish from the Hurricanes after the RWC 2015. With...

Ultimate Rugby 2017 Team of the Year

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

After a year of blockbuster rugby action, Ultimate Rugby has come together to name our 2017 Team of the Year alongside some replacements who made a splash in the past 12 months. Think we missed anyone?...

Friday Evening Round Up

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Matthew Morgan signs new deal at Cardiff Blues Full-back Matthew Morgan has signed a new deal to remain at Arms Park for next season.   Morgan was set to come out of contract in the...

Former All Blacks front-row Dave Hewett to coach Southland

4 weeks ago by New Zealand Rugby

Southland have appointed former All Blacks prop Dave Hewett as their new head coach for next season's Mitre 10 Cup.   Hewett was the Crusaders' forwards coach for six years but earlier this year...

CJ Stander signs new three-year deal

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster and Ireland international No.8 CJ Stander has signed a three year IRFU contract to remain at Munster until June 2021.   The 27-year-old made his debut for Munster against the Scarlets in...

Friday Morning Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Alaimalo switches Taniwha for Mako Solomon Alaimalo has signed a deal that will see him represent Tasman during the 2018 Mitre 10 Cup season after two productive years with Northland. The outside back...

Trio added to Crusaders training squad

1 month ago by Crusaders Rugby

Three-test lock-loose forward Jarrad Hoeata has been involved with the reigning Super Rugby champions as training cover and could benefit from the raft of injuries. The 34-year-old impressed...

Black Ferns grab rugby's top award

1 month ago by New Zealand Rugby

The Black Ferns have been named Team of the Year for the first time ever, topping off a night of successes for the World Champions and women’s rugby at the ASB Rugby Awards in Auckland. Black...

Thursday Morning Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hanson extends Gloucester stay 🗣 "When the club mentioned that they wanted me to stay, it was a big decision for me to make, and I'm delighted to be staying"@ChibbaHanson chats to #GRTV pic.twitter.com/xoaVFLCaGp —...

Sanders adds to Crusaders injury woes

1 month ago by Crusaders Rugby

The Crusaders have suffered another injury blow to one of there looseforwards. Tom Sanders has had surgery on an acute fracture in his ankle, which he sustained during pre-season training. The...