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Dominant Crusaders Spoil Ben Smiths Party

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders headed to Christchurch looking to end a four-game losing streak and pay tribute to one of the legends of the franchise, Ben Smith, who was celebrating his 150th appearance for the Southernmost...

Aaron Smith set to return ahead of schedule

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks and Highlanders scrumhalf Aaron Smith is on track to return against the Sunwolves in a fortnight.     Smith injured his ankle in round six against the Blues at Eden Park and had...

Israel Folau's Super Rugby record in numbers

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

After he surpassed Doug Howlett's Super Rugby try-scoring record, we look at Israel Folau's career in the competition in numbers.         Israel Folau made Super Rugby history...

Super Rugby Team Of The Week: Round 8

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another round of Super Rugby has come and gone with the Sharks victory over the Lions one of the standout results of the round while the Blues claimed their fourth consecutive victory. Elsewhere the Jaguares...

Scarlets v Edinburgh: Signings For Next Season

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Head Coach - Brad Mooar The Crusaders Assistant coach will take over from Wayne Pivac at the end of the season. Mooar helped the Christchurch side to the last two Super Rugby titles. The 44-year-old will...

Hurricanes cling on to win derby thriller, Reds down Stormers

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Hurricanes withstood huge late pressure to beat the Highlanders, while the Stormers were beaten by the Reds.     Ardie Savea bagged two tries as the Hurricanes beat the Highlanders 31-28...

New Zealand Under 20s named first squad of 2019

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The New Zealand Under 20 team will face Australia in their first game of the year later this month. Coach Craig Philpott has named the squad to travel to the Oceania Rugby U20 Championship.   Philpott...

Should Super Rugby's ace place kicker leave Japan?

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Highlanders flyhalf Hayden Parker has been making the headlines for his incredible goal kicking record that has seen him convert his last 32 attempts at goal for the Sunwolves.   Heading...

Another positional switch for Jordie Barrett ahead of Highlanders clash

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hurricanes utility back Jordie Barrett will feature at outside-centre for the Hurricanes this weekend in what will be his fourth positional switch of the season.    Barrett has featured at...

Super Rugby 2019 Rd 7 Highlights: Hurricanes v Crusaders

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders came into this fixture with all guns blazing as they did a brilliant job of taking on the Hurricanes. The Crusaders were in control of the game from the beginning, putting on a brilliant...