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Sharks pip Stormers to Super Rugby play-offs with last-gasp turnaround

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

A dramatic 12-9 win over the Stormers secured the Sharks' spot in the Super Rugby play-offs, where they will be joined by the Bulls.     The Sharks secured their place in the Super Rugby...

Super Rugby Highlights: Bulls v Lions

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Lions scored a brilliant try only 20 seconds into the game but from then on until the 45th minute, it was all Blue Bulls. The Bulls went up with a considerable lead at the halftime break. The Lions...

Springboks hold onto superstar hooker

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

In a significant boost for SA Rugby and the Lions Rugby Company, Springbok hooker Malcolm Marx has extended his contract with the Lions until 2021.   The Lions Rugby Company, together with SA Rugby,...

Solomons extends Worcester stay

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warriors Director of Rugby Alan Solomons has committed himself to the club until the end of the 2021/22 season.   Solomons’ existing contract was set to expire at the end of next season but...

Thursday Morning Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

John Mitchell Eyes Head Coach Role:   According to reports Mitchell has been handed a 2 year contract extension and would need to be considered as the front runner to take over from Eddie Jones....

2019 Currie Cup Fixtures Announced

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The defending Currie Cup champions, the Cell C Sharks, will get the 2019 edition of the competition underway in front of their home crowd in Durban when they host Tafel Lager Griquas on Friday, 12 July.   The...

A stop in New Zealand before another Lions Tour for Gatland?

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland will lead the British and Irish Lions on their tour to South Africa and will become just the second person to lead the side on three consecutive tours.   The current Wales head coach...

Eight into Four: The permutations for each team's Super Rugby playoff spot

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

With one round remaining in the 2019 Super Rugby season, there are six teams who statistically still have a good chance to make the competition’s playoffs. Let’s dive in and see who these sides...

Warren Gatland to work exclusively with the Lions from next year

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Grand Slam Winning Wales Head Coach Warren Gatland has been confirmed as the British and Irish Lions Head coach for the 2021 Tour to South Africa.   Gatland is unbeaten in two consecutive tours...

A look back at the Lions best moments

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the head coach being announced shortly we take a look back at some of the greatest Lions moments   Here is a look at some of the best tries scored:       Paul O'Connell...