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Monday Morning Round Up

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Joseph drops out of All Blacks race & re-signs with Japan     The Japan Rugby Football Union (JRFU) has today announced that coach Jamie Joseph has signed a new deal with Japan, taking...

Joseph drops out of All Blacks race & re-signs with Japan

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Japan Rugby Football Union (JRFU) has today announced that coach Jamie Joseph has signed a new deal with Japan, taking him through to the end of 2023 and another World Cup cycle.     Joseph,...

Highlanders Reveal Refreshed Squad for 2020

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highlanders will have a fresh new look in 2020 with 15 players in their first season with the southern-most Super Rugby club.   There is plenty of experience in the forwards with Liam Coltman, Ash...

Aaron Cruden returns to the Chiefs

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Chiefs and New Zealand Rugby Union have announced today former Chiefs co-captain and All Black Aaron Cruden has signed with the Chiefs for 2020.   30-year-old Cruden, will return home from France...

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...

England the latest favourites to suffer final shock

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England's shock loss in the Rugby World Cup final was not the first occasion when a showpiece went dramatically against expectations.       England went into the Rugby World Cup final...

England favourites for glory against Springboks, but shocks happen in finals

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England will be confident ahead of Saturday's Rugby World Cup final, but their great display against New Zealand is no guarantee of success.       England were stunning winners against...

Friday Morning Round Up

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Six legends to be inducted into World Rugby Hall of Fame   World Rugby has announced that six legends of the game in Richie McCaw (New Zealand), Shiggy Konno (Japan), Os du Randt (South Africa),...

Highlanders add three more to 2019 Super Rugby squad

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ranfurly Shield holders Otago will supply two more players to the Highlanders for 2020 and a third will commit for three years from 2021.       Otago players Michael Collins and Sione...

Aki Seiuli signs for Glasgow Warriors

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Glasgow Warriors have today confirmed the signing of Aki Seiuli on a two-year deal, subject to visa and medical.     A product of Timaru Boys High School, Seiuli made his debut for the...