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PRO14 New Signings XV Ahead of 2018-19 Season

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ahead of the 2018-19 Guinness PRO14 campaign, Ultimate Rugby select a starting XV of the most high-profile signings completed ahead of the new season.    Clayton Blommetjies –...

2018 Super Rugby Departees XV

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

As we head into the final round of the Super Rugby regular season we take a look at the players who could be playing their final match this weekend in the Southern Hemisphere competition before heading...

England Sevens squad named for Rugby World Cup Sevens

1 month ago by England Rugby

Head of England Sevens Simon Amor has named the 12 players who will represent their country at the Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francisco on 20-22 July. The squad includes ten bronze medallists...

Glasgow Warriors Sign Wallabies Halfback

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Glasgow Warriors have confirmed the signing of Australia international scrum-half Nick Frisby who has joined the club on a two-year deal ahead of the new season, subject to visa and medical.   The...

European Super Rugby XV

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the European Rugby season on a break and Super Rugby returning, we pick the best XV of European players to have featured in the Southern Hemisphere premier club competition.    For...

Six Talking Points From the June Tests

1 month 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...

Faf de Klerk lauded for huge defence on much larger Nathan Hughes

1 month ago by Rugby Dump

England got the better of South Africa in Cape Town on Saturday night in their final match, winning 25-10. However, the series was claimed by the Springboks and they'll have plenty to be happy about moving...

RANKINGS UPDATE: Three northern hemisphere sides firmly in the top 5

1 month ago by Rugby Dump

Following successful tours for Ireland and Wales, and a final Test win for England in South Africa, the three Six Nations teams have cemented their spots in the World Rugby Rankings top five, giving them...

South Africa and Australia Fall in Latest World Rankings

1 month 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...

June Test XV

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

We pick the best XV of the June Internationals, following an entertaining month of test rugby that saw South Africa, Ireland, New Zealand and Wales all claim series victories while Japan and USA claimed...