Japanese Club Enter Race For Retallick's Signature

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

After denying claims of signing a world record £1m (NZ$1.9m) deal with with the Sale Sharks, All Blacks lock Brodie Retallick is now linked with a move to Japan.     Sale Sharks coach...

Rumour Mill

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The new year is here and with 2019 being a Rugby World Cup Year we can expect a number of players to leave their current club after their current club after the showpiece in Japan and seek a more...

Top League Final Highlights: Kobe Kobelco Steelers v Suntory Sungoliath

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

What a game for the Kobe Kobelco Steelers against Suntory Sungoliath. The Kobe Kobelco Steelers had the lead from the beginning and made sure to dominate their opponents until the end, scoring...

Top League Highlights: Yamaha Jubilo v Shining Arcs

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

This from Amanaki Mafi, Isaac Ross and Shane Gates were not enough for Shining Arcs to claim a spot in the Top League semi finals as Yamaha Jubilo claimed 5 tries to win the match 33-21. Kyosuke...

Top League Highlights: Wild Knights v Toyota Verblitz

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jake White's Toyota Verblitz claim a win over Robbie Deans' Wild Knights. White's charges were guided to the semi finals thanks to an excellent display by inside centre Clinton Swart who scored a try,...

Top League Highlights: Suntory Sungoliath Vs Kubota Spears

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Wallabies playmaker Matt Giteau gets Suntory over the line in this one with his handy left boot proving to be the difference between the two sides. Giteau's fellow countryman Sean McMahon crossed...

Top League Highlights: Kobe Kobelco Steelers v Ricoh Black Rams

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dan Carter stepped up to the plate for Kobe Kobelco Steelers as they head into the semi-finals after thrashing Ricoh Black Rams 63-27. The former All Black scored 28 points for his side with Fraser Anderson...

Ashley-Cooper surprised by recall & opens up on World Cup desire

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies utility back Adam Ashley-Cooper revealed that the prospect of a fourth Rugby World Cup campaign has been driving him since the moment the 2015 journey was done but even he can’t quite...

Rebels sign former Reds back Campbell Magnay

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Melbourne Rebels have confirmed that talented back Campbell Magnay as their latest recruit for the 2019 Super Rugby season.   Magnay was a highly-rated junior prospect and began to make a mark...

Top League Highlights: Brave Lupus v Kubota Spears

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A long and hard game seeing Coca-Cola Red Sparks scoring 2 tries while Spears Kubota scored 8, taking a bonus point. The final score after almost 90 minutes of play was 12-50.