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Wednesday Morning Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Conor Murray could face the All Blacks   Ireland have not ruled out the possibility of star scrumhalf Conor Murray featuring in the upcoming November Tests.     The...

Introducing New Zealand's Super Rugby class of 2019

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Thirty three new faces feature among the 190 professional players contracted by New Zealand’s five Investec Super Rugby clubs for the 2019 season.    The Blues, Chiefs, Wellington, Crusaders...

The Chiefs snap up Rebels and NZ 7s star for 2019

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2019 Chiefs squad announced today won’t need to look far for inspiration when pulling on the jersey next season.   Star prop Angus Ta’avao was called into the 2018 squad as an injury...

Highlanders bring back cult hero Marty Banks for 2019

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders have today announced an experienced squad to play the 2019 Super Rugby season.     Just seven new caps amongst the 38 man squad with five of those in the forwards. Hooker Ray...

Nonu headlines strengthened Blues squad

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

With three exceptions, the Blues has looked to its own provincial unions and development programme to complete the line-up for the 2019 Super Rugby Championship.     Veteran All Black Centurion,...

Six new faces in Hurricanes 2019 Super Rugby squad

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Hurricanes have opted for continuity with the selection of the 2019 squad for the Super Rugby season.   There are just six new faces in new head coach John Plumtree’s 38-man squad, with dynamic...

Falcons sign John Hardie

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons have announced the signing of flanker John Hardie.   The 30-year-old joins with immediate effect to help cover for the absence of club captain Will Welch, who will be sidelined...

Mitre 10 Cup Championship Final Top Performers

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Waikato return to the Mitre 10 Cup Premiership next year after they beat Otago 36-13 in the Mitre 10 Cup Championship final.   Jono Gibbes side was on top for most of the game and got some revenge...

The Formidable World XV that could face Japan

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jamie Joseph's Japan will be up against it this weekend when they face off in an exhibition match against the World XV.   Robbie Deans and Scott Robertson will take charge of the World XV and...

A look at the 7 new All Blacks

1 month ago by AllBlacks.com

Following the extended squad named by Steve Hansen we take a look at the 7 new All Blacks named. New Zealand will take on Japan, England, Ireland and Italy next month with the Bledisloe Cup game against...