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McKenzie signs for the Ospreys

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former New Zealand Maori and U20s fly half/fullback Marty McKenzie has put pen to paper and committed to the Ospreys to the end of the season.   Gareth Anscombe suffered a knee injury while on international...

Crusaders announce new-look 2020 Super Rugby squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders squad for 2020 has been named, with a number of debutants in the side, and some familiar faces who will be named in the 38-man squad for the first time.    Of the 12 new Crusaders,...

The Chiefs confirm Gatland's 2020 coaching team

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Chiefs have announced the coaching team which will be joining Chiefs Head Coach Warren Gatland for the 2020 Super Rugby season.   Former Gallagher Chiefs first five-eighth and New Zealand Under...

Sonny Bill Williams confirms league switch

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks midfielder Sonny Bill Williams has given thanks to the New Zealand rugby community and fans following the announcement that he will leave New Zealand to play overseas.     34-year-old...

Thursday Morning Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

    Rugby's elite in talks over new ring-fenced world championship   World Rugby’s proposed 12-team Nations Championship was abandoned in June, however, according to a report by Matt...

Ronan O’Gara reveals his frosty relationship with Steve Hansen

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Crusaders assistant coach Ronan O’Gara has revealed that he had a frosty relationship with All Blacks' head coach Steve Hansen.     The former Ireland International flyhalf assisted...

Samu Extends Brumbies Stay

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Brumbies have announced that Wallabies backrower Pete Samu has signed an early two-year extension to his Rugby Australia and Brumbies contract to continue with the club’s Super Rugby journey...

Rugby World Cup 2019: All change in coaching merry-go-round

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

As South Africa celebrate a record-equalling third Rugby World Cup triumph, the newly-crowned champions are among a host of top international sides heading into a new era.     Rassie...

New Zealand Player Ratings v England

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Manu Tuilagi's early try set the tone as England shattered New Zealand's hopes of winning an unprecedented third consecutive Rugby World Cup and moved into the final with a famous 19-7 victory.     Steve...

Rob Penny appointed Waratahs Head Coach

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Waratahs can announce that Rob Penney has been appointed Head Coach for the 2020 Super Rugby season.   The former Munster Head Coach has signed a three-year deal with NSW Rugby, seeing him remain...