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NFL great Tom Brady backing Springboks in Japan

< 1 minute by Ultimate Rugby

Tom Brady knows a thing or two about winning and he is supporting South Africa at the Rugby World Cup.     South Africa have one of the great names in sport on their side as they prepare...

Kolisi urges fast start for Springboks against All Blacks

4 minutes ago by Ultimate Rugby

Having been humbled by Japan in their 2015 Rugby World Cup opener, South Africa will be hoping for a much better start against New Zealand.       South Africa captain Siya Kolisi...

Winners & Losers: Japan v Russia

19 minutes ago by Ultimate Rugby

After a very nervy start from Japan as they managed to get over their first hurdle by beating Russia 30-10 on Friday at the Tokyo Stadium.     The Rugby World Cup hosts managed to score four...

Rugby World Cup 2019: Japan 30-10 Russia

1 hour ago by Ultimate Rugby

Japan recovered from a rough start on Friday to begin their home Rugby World Cup campaign with victory over Russia in Tokyo.       Kotaro Matsushima scored a superb hat-trick as hosts...

Watch: Lappies Labuchange robs Ostrikov and scores an OUTSTANDING solo try

2 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Flanker Lappies Labuschange scored an outstanding try in Japan's opening Rugby World Cup game in Toyko.     The South African-born flanker stripped the ball off Andrei Ostrikov and raced away...

Watch: Russia score the first try of the RWC after an error from Japan

3 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Kirill Golosnitsky scored the first try of the Rugby World Cup in Japan after he pounced on an error from Japan fullback Will Tupou.   TRY TIME! 🏉First try and first shock of the #RWC2019 🇯🇵...

Townsend Names Strong Scotland Team To Face Ireland

6 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend has named his team for the Pool A match against Ireland at International Stadium Yokohama on Sunday, 22 September.   Stuart McInally will captain Scotland. He was...

Rugby World Cup 2019: New Zealand v South Africa

10 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Kieran Read says New Zealand know exactly what to expect from South Africa in Saturday's huge showdown in Yokohama.       New Zealand will need to hit the ground running in their bid...

Speedster Marika Koroibete pens new Wallabies deal

10 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies speedster Marika Koroibete has given the side a huge boost on the eve of their Rugby World Cup opener against Fiji by inking a new two-year contract extension to remain with Australian Rugby...

Rugby World Cup 2019: England name team to play Tonga

10 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named his team to play Tonga in the opening pool game of Rugby World Cup 2019 in Sapporo, Japan.   Owen Farrell will captain the side at inside centre with George...