James O'Connor set for his first Super Rugby game in five years

9 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Queensland Reds head coach Brad Thorn has named his first team of the 2020 Super Rugby season for Friday night’s opening round clash against the Brumbies in Canberra.  Up to five players could...

Lions sign former Springbok Willem Alberts

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Lions Rugby have today confirmed that Willem Alberts will return to his roots & wear their jersey once more.   The 35-year-old made his debut for the Golden Lions in 2007. In November...

Sinckler is a Bear

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Kyle Sinckler has confirmed his move to the Bristol Bears   The 26-year-old– who joins from Harlequins in the summer of 2020 – has 31 caps for England, representing his country at the...

Where Saracens players could end up next season?

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens are likely to hang onto some of their star players despite their relegation with a number of players set to sign loan deals with Premiership clubs, others set for sabbaticals however, they will...

Gloucester flanker Jaco Kriel set for Lions return - reports

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gloucester's Springbok flanker, Jaco Kriel is keen to return to the Lions according to reports in South Africa.   According to the Rapport, written by Hendrik Cronje, the Springbok flank...

Rassie Erasmus' successor named as SA Rugby confirm the new coaching staff

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jacques Nienaber was named as the new Springbok coach on Friday as part of a revised coaching panel, that will report directly to Rassie Erasmus, South Africa’s director of rugby.   Nienaber...

Pieter-Steph du Toit claims top SA Rugby award

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Pieter-Steph du Toit capped off phenomenal 2019 season when he added the prestigious SA Rugby Player of the Year award to his World Rugby Player of the Year accolade.   Rassie Erasmus and the Springboks...

Morné Steyn's Springbok Debut

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A look at Morné Steyn's Springbok Debut vs British and Irish Lions. June 20th, 2009.   Credit: RugbyDebuts

How Saracens could hold onto star players while in the Championship

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the confirmation that Saracens will be relegated at the end of the season, the club has come up with a plan that could see them hang on to the majority of their England stars.   The...

Lukhanyo Am and Makazole Mapimpi combine in a stunning score for the Sharks

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Sharks and Stormers went head to head as they concluded their preparations for the 2020 Super Rugby season with the Stormers coming out 21-19 victors in one of two clashes in Soweto on Sunday   All...