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Savea blow for Hurricanes

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Star Hurricanes' flanker Ardie Savea will miss much of the 2020 Super Rugby season after he confirmed via a post on Instagram that he needs corrective knee surgery on the leg injury he picked up during...

Toulon losing faith in injured Milner-Skudder

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Black outside back Nehe Milner-Skudder's 3-year deal with Toulon might never come to terms following reports that the French giants are losing faith in the injured 28-year-old.     Milner-Skudder...

Hurricanes 2020 squad announced

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highly rated prop Tyrel Lomax and lock Scott Scrafton are two big additions to the Hurricanes squad for the 2020 Super Rugby season.   One test All Black Lomax has moved to the club on a four-year...

Toby Smith retiring from rugby

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hurricanes prop Toby Smith has announced he is retiring from rugby following issues with a concussion.   31-year-old Smith, a Super Rugby centurion and former Australian international, has opted...

England the latest favourites to suffer final shock

1 month 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

1 month 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...

Former Springbok flanker announces retirement from professional rugby

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Springbok flanker Heinrich Brüssow has today announced his retirement from professional rugby with immediate effect.     The 33-year-old Saints and former South Africa flanker...

All Blacks refute SBW injury rumours

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks have denied speculation that star inside centre Sonny Bill Williams may be ruled out of the World Cup due to an injury.     Williams has been suffering from a calf injury in...

Tonga name Rugby World Cup squad

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tonga Head Coach Toutai Kefu has confirmed his 31-man squad for the Rugby World Cup.     Players from clubs in England, France, Australia, New Zealand, Scotland, USA and Tongan based...

Weekend Round Up

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sekope Kepu to retire from International Rugby at the end of 2019     Wallabies veteran Sekope Kepu has today announced he will retire from international rugby at the end of 2019 following...