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Jordie Barrett set to snub three Super Rugby franchises - reports

3 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks utility back Jordie Barrett looks set to snub multiple offers from other New Zealand franchises and re-sign with the Hurricanes according to report by Stuff.co.nz   The...

Rugby Championship: How the four nations measure up ahead of 2019 tournament

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand, Australia, South Africa and Argentina will all hope to find form at the tournament ahead of the Rugby World Cup in Japan.       The Rugby Championship begins this...

"We have to play with the enthusiasm of the people" - Mario Ledesma

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina have named 13 Jaguares in their starting line-up to face New Zealand in the Rugby Championship.     Mario Ledesma hopes Argentina can use the nation's excitement to their advantage...

Opportunity knocks for World Cup bolters

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sevu Reece is among the Rugby World Cup hopefuls who will look to make their mark in a shortened Rugby Championship.     Just two months before the Rugby World Cup starts in Japan, this...

Watch: Sevu Reece's supercut from his debut Super Rugby season

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Crusaders' winger Sevu Reece is set to make his starting debut for the All Blacks this weekend after he enjoyed a stellar rookie Super Rugby season where he scored 15 tries.   No player in any top-flight...

SBW given until Thursday to prove his fitness

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks' assistant coach Ian Foster says that veteran midfielder Sonny Bill Williams is unlikely to feature for the All Blacks against Los Pumas this weekend.   Williams is unlikely to recover...

Predicting the first All Black 23 of 2019

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks head coach Steve Hansen has revealed that openside flanker Sam Cane will lead the World Champions in their opening Rugby Championship encounter against Argentina on July 20.   Regular...

Could the Hurricanes turn to a former Cane to replace Beauden Barrett?

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Black flyhalf and two-time World Rugby Player of the Year, Beauden Barrett's move to the Blues could cause somewhat of domino-effect on flyhalf movement in New Zealand.   New Zealand Rugby announced...

Tuesday Morning Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

O'Connor to join the Wallabies in South Africa     James O'Connor is set to link up with the Wallabies to train with the national side for the second week in a row.   The utility...

Scott Robertson is optimistic over All Blacks job after claiming his third Super Rugby Title

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Crusaders boss Scott Robertson plans to prove he is the right man to succeed All Blacks head coach Steve Hansen.     Scott Robertson is "optimistic" he stands a good chance of being the...