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Bulls edge out Leinster in thrilling encounter to reach URC final

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Bulls overcame Leinster 25-20 in a thrilling semi-final in Pretoria to reach their second Vodacom United Rugby Championship final in three years. Two tries from Sergeal Petersen and another from Johan...

Blues advance into final after taking down Brumbies

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The ACT Brumbies have been unable to end Australia's 10-year Super Rugby Pacific title drought, out-muscled by the Blues 34-20 in their Auckland semi-final. After losing veteran Test prop James Slipper...

Munster v Glasgow Warriors - Road to semi-final

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster overcame Ospreys at Thomond Park and will again be at home in the last four when they face the Warriors, who edged out the Stormers at Scotstoun. The game will take place on Saturday June 15. Here...

Erasmus names exciting Bok training squad

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus named an exciting squad of 35 players for the team’s first official training camp of the season, which starts in Pretoria on Monday where the focus will be on the opening...

Mitchell Strikes Late As Northampton Saints Win Classic Final

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Alex Mitchell’s late try broke Bath Rugby’s brave resistance as Northampton Saints were crowned Gallagher Premiership Rugby champions for the first time in 10 years in a pulsating 25-21...

Stormers v Lions: Players that could earn a Springbok callup

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the domestic competitions coming to an end, the international window is upon us and coaches are starting to look even closer at players who could make the cut for the international teams. The current...

URC Round 17 Preview

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh Rugby v Munster Rugby. Friday 7.35pm   The first of two sell-outs in the BKT URC this weekend, with a capacity crowd of 7,774 set to watch this meeting between two in-form teams at Hive...

World Rugby Women's Rankings preview: 11-12 May

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The men’s and women’s World Rugby Rankings are calculated using a points exchange system, in which sides take points off each other based on the match result. Whatever one side gains, the other...

Duncan Weir – the Glaswegian Kid who has come full circle

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Growing up, many of us have dreamed about playing for our local club, running out in front of family and friends, and wearing those colours with pride. For Glasgow’s Duncan Weir, it started off...

Highlanders name team for battle of the Mainland

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

This weekend’s round 12 match up between the Highlanders and the Crusaders is a fitting fixture for a Culture round as it encapsulates the culture of rugby fandom in the South Island.    A...