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5 nominated for the SA Rugby Player of the Year Award

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The nominees for the SA Rugby Awards have been announced. The 5 players for the SA Rugby Player of the Year are:   1 Pieter-Steph du Toit 2 Aphiwe Dyantyi 3 Malcolm Marx 4 Franco Mostert 5 Handré...

Morning Round Up - News from around the globe

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

RUPA Awards:   Wallabies and Brumbies star David Pocock has won his third RUPA Medal for Excellence in Sydney.  Pocock, who also won the John Eales Medal this year, said the award carried...

Bulls announce new Super Rugby coach

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

After a lengthy process, The Bulls have announced Pote Human as their new Super Rugby head coach.   Human, with over 200 first class appearances, played 8th man for Eastern Province and the Freestate.    His...

Cheetahs bolster squad with three new signings

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Cheetahs have confirmed the signings of three players.    Two of the new signings have linked up with the squad already as training resumed following a break.   Sharks fullback...

Currie Cup 2018 Highlights: Griquas vs Sharks

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A blistering game today which was never short of action throughout. The Sharks went into the game looking for a bonus point and will be more happy of the way that they managed to pull it off. The Sharks...

Currie Cup Round Up

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Western Province and the Natal Sharks will host the Blue Bulls and Golden Lions respectively next Saturday in the semifinals of the Currie Cup Premier Division.   The matches, to be played in Cape...

Currie Cup Final Round Preview

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Currie Cup regular season draws to a close this weekend, with the final round of matches before the semi-finals.   Some sides will be bolstered by the return of 13 Springboks, who have...

Currie Cup 2018 Highlights: Griquas vs Blue Bulls

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Bulls got the first blood of the day with a try from Andre Venter. This was followed ten minutes later by a try from the Griquas in the hands of Nicolaas Oosthuizen. The Bulls then scored three unanswered...

PRO14 Preview: Conference B

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the PRO14 returning this weekend we preview Conference B and give a few predictions on how each side will progress throughout the season and identify a few players who are set for big seasons.   Benetton Rugby Last...

SARU President: SA Teams "better off" playing in the Northern Hemisphere

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

South African rugby president Mark Alexander has fueled the debate over his country's future direction in the sport.   At the PRO14 launch, Alexander said his players are "better off"...