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Halfpenny signs a national dual contract

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales full-back Leigh Halfpenny has committed his future to regional rugby and Wales by signing a three year National Dual Contract with the WRU and Scarlets.   The 28-year-old returns to Wales...

Disciplinary update: Sonny Bill Williams

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

An independent committee has been appointed to hear tomorrow's appeal by the New Zealand centre against the matches counting towards his four-week suspension for dangerous charging.   New Zealand...

SBW will miss the Rugby Championship opener

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Rugby Judiciary dashed New Zealand's hopes of fielding suspended centre Sonny Bill Williams in the All Blacks' opening Rugby Championship/ Bledisloe Cup match against the Wallabies.   Williams...

Friday Morning Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Brumbies have re-signed fly-half Wharenui Hawera to the club for a further two years. Hawera has played 14 games for the club and has contributed 111 points in his debut Super Rugby season. Full story   Reds...

Highlights: New Zealand 15-15 The British & Irish Lions

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand and The British and Irish Lions played out a truly incredible 15-15 draw in this series decider at Eden Park. Both sides put together some passages of special, free-flowing, beautiful rugby...

HIGHLIGHTS: All Blacks v British & Irish Lions Third Test

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand and The British and Irish Lions played out a truly incredible 15-15 draw in this series decider at Eden Park. Both sides put together some passages of special, free-flowing, beautiful rugby...

Thursday Morning Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Christian Lealiifano's Super Rugby comeback has been postponed due to hamstring tightness. Lealiifano was expected to be named on the Brumbies bench for Friday night's clash with the Queensland Reds....

Ben Smith suffering from vertigo, not concussion

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks Coach Steve Hansen delivered a medical update for his team’s vice-captain which was positive, having been cleared of any concussion concerns.   Testing over the last week has revealed...

Wednesday Evening Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

 All Blacks name team for Saturday's crunch clash with the Lions     Springboks Siya Kolisi, Damian de Allende and Steven Kitshoff have all signed contracts with the Stormers. Full...

Wednesday Morning Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Moari All Blacks forward Nick Crosswell returns to Manawatu Crosswell, 31, has spent the past three seasons playing for Welsh club Newport-Gwent Dragons. Full story   Jared Payne...