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Highlanders see red in opening round of Trans Tasman comp.

14 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The exciting new Trans Tasman competition is set to kick off this weekend and will feature the Highlanders and the Reds in the opening match.    The Highlanders had a below-average...

Irish lock Jack Regan signs for the Ospreys

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ospreys have announced the signing of second-row Jack Regan on a three-year deal.   Regan, 24, will leave the Highlanders franchise in the Super Rugby Aotearoa in New Zealand to join the regional...

Laumape to miss Hurricanes clash with the Waratahs

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hurricanes head coach Jason Holland believes there is plenty of excitement building in the squad as they head across the ditch to kick off their Super Rugby Trans-Tasman campaign against the Waratahs in...

Highlanders shuffle backs for Reds clash

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Super Rugby Trans-Tasman competition kicks off on Friday night with the Australian champions, the Queensland Reds, in Dunedin.   This will be the first time the Highlanders’ have played...

Super Rugby AU Champions Reds make a number of changes for Trans-Tasman opener

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fresh after being crowned the 2021 Super Rugby AU champions, the Queensland Reds have shifted their focus to their Kiwi counterparts, as they kickstart the Trans-Tasman Super Rugby season against the Highlanders...

Caleb Clarke and Etene Nanai-Seturo set sights on Olympics

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the lure of an Olympic medal in two months, All Black and Blues winger Caleb Clarke and Chiefs outside back Etene Nanai-Seturo have today returned to the All Blacks Sevens programme in a bid to be...

Ospreys sign Highlanders utility back

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ospreys have confirmed the signing of utility back Michael Collins on a two-year deal.   Collins, 27, played Super Rugby for the New Zealand franchises - the Blues and the Highlanders –...

Super Rugby Trans-Tasman laws confirmed

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Goal-line drop-outs and the ability to replace red carded players after 20 minutes are the two law innovations trialled by New Zealand Rugby (NZR) and Rugby Australia (RA) that will carry over to Sky Super...