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Wasps Sign All Black Toomaga-Allen

9 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps have added yet another All Black to their ranks for the 2019/20 season with tighthead prop Jefferey Toomaga-Allen joining the club from Super Rugby franchise the Hurricanes.   Toomaga-Allen...

Malakai Fekitoa joins former teammate Lima Sopoaga at Wasps

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps have confirmed the signing of former All Blacks and Highlanders centre Malakai Fekitoa from Toulon.        Fekitoa links up with his former Highlanders teammate Lima Sopoaga,...

Every Highlanders try in 2018

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the 2019 season just around the corner, sit back and enjoy EVERY try the Highlanders scored last year.

Former Highlanders flanker John Hardie opens up on drugs ban shame

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Kilted-Kiwi John Hardie's motivation to rebuild his career and reputation after a drug ban is one many will understand - the desire to make his parents proud again, to give something back to those...

John Hardie extends his stay at Newcastle Falcons

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 16-times-capped Scotland flanker joined the Falcons at the end of October, the former Edinburgh man having spent the summer training with French giants Clermont.   “I’m incredibly...

Rumour Mill

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The new year is here and with 2019 being a Rugby World Cup Year we can expect a number of players to leave their current club after their current club after the showpiece in Japan and seek a more...

Super Rugby's future to be decided in March

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sanzaar boss Andy Marinos has all but confirmed that changes will once again be made in the format of Super Rugby as poor crowd attendances, and viewership figures continue to fall.        Marinos...

Highlanders confirm Cory Brown's replacement

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Riki Flutey will start in the New Year as the Highlanders Skills Coach. Flutey who has extensive playing experience including playing for both England and the British and Irish Lions will replace...

Hansen hails outstanding Ben Smith ahead of Pau switch

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ben Smith's lengthy association with New Zealand Rugby will end after the 2019 World Cup when he makes the switch to Top 14 side Pau.         New Zealand coach Steve Hansen...

Ben Smith confirms departure from New Zealand at end of 2019 season

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks and Highlanders outside back Ben Smith has confirmed that he will be leaving New Zealand Rugby at the end of the 2019 season.     32-year-old Smith, who has played 76...