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New Zealand Super Rugby Team of the Decade

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

SANZAAR have selected their Kiwi Super Rugby team of the last decade and what a team it is!   Seven of the last ten titles have been won New Zealand teams with the Crusaders leading the way...

The Incredible List Of Talented Players Whose Top 14 Contracts Are Expiring At The End Of The Season

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Top 14 is currently on pause and as it stands a number of players will not be afforded the time to prove they deserve a contract extension by the end of the season.   Bi-weekly rugby newspaper,...

All Black Veteran Prepared To Take Pay Cut To Help Save New Zealand Rugby

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Black and Hurricanes hooker Dane Coles says it is inevitable that he will face a reduction in wages due to the coronavirus pandemic. Dane Coles is prepared to take a pay cut and hopes other players...

Where are they now? Every World Rugby Junior Player of the Year since 2008

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Rugby Under 20 Championship draws plenty of interest each year as we get a glimpse of what is to come in the future of the game with the best players in the World under the age of the 20 going...

QUIZ: Can you name the British and Irish Lions Line Up In the First Test vs New Zealand?

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland led a successful Bristish and Irish Lions Tour to New Zealand back in 2017 and in his first test starting 23 the New Zealander made a few surprising selections.   Ahead of the clash...

New Zealand Rugby confident cash reserves can ease crisis

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

With Super Rugby suspended and teams facing losses of revenue, New Zealand Rugby's chief executive is confident it can manage the crisis.  New Zealand Rugby chief executive Mark Robinson is confident...

Super Rugby’s Most Lethal Attackers & Stalwart Defenders

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

With Super Rugby on ice for the time being, we examine the stats to determine who has stood out in the past 7 rounds on defence and attack.   Crusaders' flank Tom Christie has proved himself to...

Top Super Rugby (Round 7) Stats Performers - Tackles, turnovers, running metres, defenders beaten, clean breaks

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

With Round 7 complete, we examine the top performers in the relevant statistical columns.   Jake Schatz of the Sunwolves topped the tackle stat for the first time with 23. The Sunwolves spent a...

Weekend Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster confirm the signing of former Ireland International     Ulster Rugby have formally announced the signing of Ireland fly-half, Ian Madigan, who will join the province in the summer...

Coronavirus: Super Rugby to be suspended following weekend action

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2020 Super Rugby season will be suspended following the weekend's matches, SANZAAR has announced.     The rugby union competition was one of the few still going ahead across the globe...