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South African Super Rugby All-Star Team

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Although slightly low on titles, South Africa has contributed some world-class players to Super Rugby. Here follows a look at an all-star team picked from over the 25 years of the competition's existence.     1....

The Exciting Line Up Of Players Heading to Europe

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

When Rugby eventually returns a number of new names will be heading to Europe to ply their trade at a new club.   We take a look at some of the biggest names who will be making their first appearance...

The Stars From The U20s Class Of 2009

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

In 2009, Japan hosted the u20 Junior World Championship with 43 players who were involved in that 2009 tournament returning to Japan a decade later to play in the senior men's World Cup.    We...

George Kruis hopeful of England future

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

George Kruis has secured a move to Japanese side Panasonic Wild Knights, but it may not spell the end of the road with England.     England lock George Kruis insists he is not kissing goodbye...

Springbok lock set to leave Gloucester

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the departure of Johan Ackermann at Gloucester, the side could lose star second-rower Franco Mostert.   The Springbok World Cup winner could leave the Premiership to join Japanese Top...

Panasonic Wild Knights Confirm The Signing Of European Test Duo

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Japanese Top League side Panasonic Wildknights have confirmed the signing of England lock George Kruis and Wales centre Hadleigh Parkes.   The pair will replace Sam Whitelock, a World Cup winner...

No room for Sunwolves In New Australian Super Rugby Comp.

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Sunwolves will not be included in Australia’s new Super Rugby domestic competition.   Melbourne Rebels CEO Baden Stephenson told the media that the logistical issues associated with giving...

Ins and outs: A full list of the TOP14 2020/2021 Transfers

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

This is a list of player transfers involving all of the TOP14 clubs before or during the 2020-21 season.   AGEN Players in: Morgan Phelipponneau (Castres), Jean-Marcellin Buttin...

Picking a Tier 2 World XV

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

There is a raft of talented players outside the first tier of test playing nations, some of which could claim to be the best in the position in world rugby.   We take a look at what a potential...

The Talented Group Of Stars From The U20s Class Of 2008

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

In 2008, Sixteen teams assembled in Wales for what was then dubbed as 'the inaugural IRB Junior World Championship 2008'.   The competition replaced the U21 IRB Junior World Championship...