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Tier 2 June Test XV

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Having already selected our Test XV from the June Internationals we felt that the Tier 2 sides did not get the recognition they deserved and subsequently selected the Best XV from the Tier 2...

Six Talking Points From the June Tests

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

From the improvement of the Wallabies and Springboks to the USA beating a Tier One side for the first time in the professional era to the controversy around the officials, we reflect on what was an...

South Africa and Australia Fall in Latest World Rankings

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa and Australia have both fallen in the latest World Rankings while England and Tonga both enjoyed a profitable weekend from a World Rugby Rankings point of view.   England and...

Rivalry and friendship on show as Tonga beat Fiji

3 weeks ago by Rugby World

We report on the Fiji v Tonga game in Lautoka where the rivalry is intense on the pitch and the friendship close off itCommon bond: The Tonga and Fiji teams come together in prayer at Churchill ParkWe...

What To Expect From The Last Weekend of the 2018 June Tests

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The final weekend of June Test rugby is a lineup of mouth-watering encounters that could persuade any rugby fanatic to either stay in all day on Saturday or spend the day at their favourite bar.   The...

Penikolo Latu bullies Samoan fullback to set up superb individual try

3 weeks ago by Rugby Dump

Tonga's Penikolo Latu scored the try of the match during Tonga's 28-18 win over Samoa in the Pacific Nations Cup in Suva. Hosts of the tournament, Fiji, went on to claim the title following their 37-15...

June Internationals: North XV vs South XV - Week 2

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the second round of June Test action, we take a look at the best combined XV's out of the Northern and Southern Hemisphere.   Up Front: 1- Eric Fry (USA) - Tendai Mtwarrira (RSA) 2- Joe...

Wales and South Africa climb World Rankings

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales and South Africa have moved up the World Rankings following their wins over Argentina and England respectively.   Wales have moved up to third place in the World Rugby Rankings after completing...

Fiji show progress with Pacific Nations Cup triumph

4 weeks ago by Rugby World

We reflect on the 2018 Pacific Nations Cup, which involved Fiji, Samoa, Tonga and GeorgiaChampions: Fiji celebrate their Pacific Nations Cup triumphWe reflect on the 2018 Pacific Nations Cup, which involved...

Pacific Nations Cup Round 2: Top Performers

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another exciting weekend of Pacific Nations Cup action has come to an end with Fiji claiming the title for the 5th consecutive year.    We take a look at this weekend's Top Performers:   Semi...