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New Zealand Conference: Ins and Outs

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2019 edition of Super Rugby gets underway this weekend and with the first fixtures being played on Friday, we continue our series by bringing you a comprehensive list of transfers which have happened...

Top League Highlights: Kobe Kobelco Steelers v NEC Green Rocket

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Kobe Steelers claimed the win 48-31 over Green Rockets in this Japan Top League match. Kobe Steel scored 4 tries with 4 conversions and 1 penalty...

Top League Highlights: Green Rockets v Hino Red Dolphins

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A clinical performance by the Green Rockets as they ran in 6 tries to 2 to claim a massive 38-12 victory over the Red Dolphins. Maretino Nemani was hugely influential scoring two tries for the...

Top League Highlights: Suntory Sungoliath Vs NEC Green Rockets

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A high scoring game between the Suntory Sungoliath and the NEC Green Rockets. The hosts were quick off the mark as they ensured that they went into the tunnel leading 33-17. However it was Green...

Top League Highlights: Munakata Sanix Blues Vs NEC Green Rockets

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Green Rockets will be pleased with their performance as they come away with a 15-24 win. The visitors took control of the game in 2nd half, going into the break 0-12 in the lead. Sanix Blues did well in...

Top League Highlights: NEC Green Rockets Vs Toyota Verblitz

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Japan Top League clash between NEC Green Rockets and Toyota Verblitz ended in a victory for the away side. The away team lead the halftime score 12 - 0. They dominated their set pieces and secure a...

Christian Leali'ifano slots 35 metre match winning drop goal

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toyota Industries Shuttles were down 8-6 with just two minutes left on the clock in their opening Top League match of the season when Wallabies playmaker Christian Leali'ifano dropped into the pocket...

Top League Round One Highlights: NEC Green Rockets v Toyota Industries Shuttles

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A low scoring game saw the host get a 9-8 victory over the visitor. Both teams were at deadlock going into the break 3-3. A  drop goal from Christian Leali'ifano snatched it for the visitors...

Jordan Payne signs two-year contract with Cornish Pirates

9 months ago by Cornish Pirates

The Cornish Pirates are able to confirm that Kiwi centre Jordan Payne has signed a two-year contract with the club. Aged 25, the Auckland-born player, who joins from top Japanese side NEC Green Rockets,...

Jake Gordon called into Wallabies squad for Ireland Series decider

10 months ago by Australian Rugby

Waratahs scrumhalf Jake Gordon has joined the Wallabies squad for the Ireland Series after Will Genia underwent surgery on a fractured arm.Genia had surgery yesterday and is expected to miss six weeks...