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Dominic Bird suffers season ending injury

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Chiefs' locking stocks have taken a turn for the worse, with Dominic Bird set to miss the rest of the Super Rugby season.   The two-Test All Black has decided to undergo surgery, after injuring...

Super Rugby Round 6: Team of the Week

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

After another fantastic round of Super Rugby, we had a few tough calls to make for our Team of the Week. Notably at outside centre, flyhalf, wing and no.8.   Here is out round 6 Team of the Week:   1....

Friday Evening Round Up

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht Rugby announce signing of out half David Horwitz Connacht Rugby have announced the signing of 23-year-old out-half David Horwitz from Australian Super Rugby side the Rebels.   Horwitz...

Top Performers: Crusaders v Bulls

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders got back to winning ways against the Bulls in Christchurch having lost their previous two games against the Hurricanes and Highlanders.   Here are our Top Performers from the clash:   Mitchell...

Super Rugby Team of the Week - Round 5

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

After another entertaining Round of Super Rugby that saw the Highlanders stay as the only unbeaten side in the competition, the Sunwolves coming close to beating the Lions in Johannesburg and the Rebels...

Squire sidelined with a broken thumb

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highlanders and All Black loose forward Liam Squire has sustained a broken thumb in his right hand.   The injury occurred in the first half of the Highlanders pulsating 25-17 win over Crusaders...

HIGHLIGHTS Super Rugby Round 5: Highlanders v Crusaders

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders get a great win against the Crusaders as the opening 40 minutes saw very expansive and running game. The home side had some stand out players namely Elliot Dixon and Rob Thompson. Sopoaga...

Top Performers: Highlanders v Crusaders

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

After another fantastic contest in the Zoo we take a look at the Top Performers from the clash.   Lima Sopoaga The All Black first five had an all-round outstanding match for the Highlanders. He...

Crusaders injury woes continue

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders have been hit with two further injuries on the eve of their clash with the Highlanders. Crusaders captain Sam Whitelock has been withdrawn after developing some minor symptoms late yesterday....

Wednesday Evening Round Up

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Matt Healy extends his contract with Connacht Connacht Rugby have confirmed that record try scorer Matt Healy has extended his contract with the province up to the end of the 2019/20 season.    Healy...