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World Rugby not interfering with the Franco Mostert saga yet

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has decided that they will not interfere with the ongoing dispute between the Lions and Gloucester Rugby over the services of Franco Mostert for the time being.           The...

Experienced trio return for Springboks

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The experienced trio of Willie le Roux, Faf de Klerk and Franco Mostert are back in the Springbok starting team for Saturday’s Test against France at the Stade de France in Paris.   The match...

Chris van Zyl signs for Saracens

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens have confirmed that Stormers and Western Province lock Chris van Zyl has signed for the club on a short-term deal.   Born in Cape Town, van Zyl didn’t start his professional...

Tuesday Morning Round Up

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Christopher Tolofua to join Toulon     Saracens hooker Christopher Tolofua will join Toulon at the end of this season after signing a three-year deal with the Top 14 side.     Allan...

Coach Bafana Nhleko signs long-term deal with Junior Boks

2 months ago by South African Rugby

SA Rugby U21 Championship-winning Golden Lions coach, Bafana Nhleko, will join SA Rugby’s coaching ranks on a long-term basis from Thursday, 1 November, as the Junior Springbok assistant coach after...

Currie Cup Team of the Year

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Currie Cup, South Africa's premier domestic rugby competition, came to a thrilling end this evening and we picked our a team of the tournament.   We tried to reward players that showed great...

Currie Cup Semi-Final: Natal Sharks vs Golden Lions

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A cracker of a game that ended in a very interesting close. The Sharks were the team that dominated the first half as they went into half time with an 18-3 lead. It was the Lions in the second half with...

De Jager, Vermeulen & Nyakane return to Springboks squad, Mtawarira ruled out through injury

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A preliminary Springbok training squad 20 for the forthcoming November Test Tour to the United Kingdom and France has been announced.   Duane Vermeulen, Trevor Nyakane and Lood de Jager making a...

Currie Cup Semi Finals Round Up

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

It took 100 minutes of high drama at Newlands, but Western Province ultimately clinched home-ground advantage and will host the Sharks in the Currie Cup Final in Cape Town next weekend after the coastal...

Road To The 2018 Currie Cup Semi-Finals

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Currie Cup, which is one of the oldest rugby competitions in the world, heads into the semi-final stage this weekend, as Western Province and the Sharks host the Blue Bulls and Golden Lions on Saturday. Let’s...