Pieretto props up Exeter Chiefs

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter Chiefs have bolstered their squad with the signing of Argentinian prop Enrique Pieretto until the end of the season.     Chiefs’ Director of Rugby, Rob Baxter, has moved swiftly...

Monday Morning Round Up

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Joseph drops out of All Blacks race & re-signs with Japan     The Japan Rugby Football Union (JRFU) has today announced that coach Jamie Joseph has signed a new deal with Japan, taking...

Ultimate Rugby's World Cup Team of the Competition

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

As the Springboks celebrate winning the 2019 Rugby World Cup, we take a look back at what was an amazing tournament in Japan and select our Team of the competition.     There were a number...

South Africa set to lose over 20 of their top schoolboys to overseas clubs

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

A number of Springboks will be lost to overseas-based clubs following their victorious Rugby World Cup campaign with numerous players heading to Japan and Europe.   However, the exodus of talent...

What England must do to go one better in 2023 Rugby World Cup

1 year ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: Since I got back from Japan, people have been asking one question: what happened to England against South Africa in the Rugby World Cup final in Yokohama? ,

Stormers set to lose lock Cobus Wiese to Saracens

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Young utility forward Cobus Wiese is in advanced negotiations with Premiership giants Saracens to sign a five-year deal with the European champions, reports claim.     According to rugby365,...

Eddie Jones should take England to 2023 World Cup, says Chris Robshaw

1 year ago by The Guardian

• 2015 captain says future of young England side is ‘very bright’• Harlequins captain calls for English improvement in EuropeChris Robshaw believes Eddie Jones should take England to the 2023 World...

Former England Centre Jeremy Guscott calls for key law change that would have stopped South Africa winning the RWC

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former England and Lions International Jeremy Guscott has outlined a way ahead for rugby to make the next World Cup an even greater spectacle after Japan's success in 2019.     The former...

Kolisi thanks South Africa for “unbelievable support” on Trophy Tour

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok captain Siya Kolisi thanked South Africans from all walks of life for coming out in their hundreds of thousands to congratulate the Boks on winning the Rugby World Cup in the last week.     The...

Rugby's elite in talks over new ring-fenced world championship

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby’s proposed 12-team Nations Championship was abandoned in June, however, according to a report by Matt Hughes in the Dailymail, the major nations are keen to build on the...