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Super Rugby Team of the Season (so far)

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the Super Rugby season put on hold after 7 rounds, SANZAAR have released their team of the season (so far)   Using the Opta Index the team has been announced. The Index allows genuine opportunities...

Super Rugby’s Most Lethal Attackers & Stalwart Defenders

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

With Super Rugby on ice for the time being, we examine the stats to determine who has stood out in the past 7 rounds on defence and attack.   Crusaders' flank Tom Christie has proved himself to...

Super Rugby Round 7 Wrap-Up

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hurricanes v Chiefs Jordie Barrett landed a penalty at the death to give the Hurricanes victory in Hamilton on Friday evening. The game was a solid contest from the beginning with both teams well matched...

Coronavirus: Super Rugby to be suspended following weekend action

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2020 Super Rugby season will be suspended following the weekend's matches, SANZAAR has announced.     The rugby union competition was one of the few still going ahead across the globe...

Wright, Kata inspire rout in final Super Rugby game before hiatus

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Brumbies eased past Australian rivals the Waratahs 47-14 in the final game before the Super Rugby hiatus due to coronavirus. SANZAAR announced the competition would be paused following this weekend's...

Super Rugby Round 7 - Games To Look Forward To

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 7 of Super Rugby has some mouth-watering prospects in store, most notably the two derbies in New Zealand and South Africa. The Chiefs and Hurricanes will do battle in Hamilton tomorrow, the former’s...

Super Rugby Round 7 Review:

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

This weekend the competition sees it’s second double header come into play, but Friday we kickoff with a New Zealand derby as the Chiefs host the Hurricanes at the FMG Stadium Waikato in Hamilton.  On...

Daily Wrap | All the top stories of the day

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A wrap up of the top stories and news in the rugby world.   A busy day in the rugby world in regards to postponements, foul play, citings and more.     Joe Marler one of three England...

Weekend Round Up

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tyrel Lomax suspended for 3 weeks     Hurricanes prop Tyrel Lomax has been suspended for 3 weeks for his high shot on Blues fullback Stephen Perofeta on Saturday night.   Lomax was...

Super Rugby 2020 | Sharks v Jaguares - Rd 6 Highlights

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Sharks started the game on a strong note with early tries in the first half.  Fassi again was the star perfomer for Sharks with impressive line breaks. Half time score Sharks led by 22 - 12. Full...