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"They've really come to the fore in a massive way over the last month and a half" - Bryan Habana

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The optimism around South Africa going into the Rugby World Cup is "absolutely incredible", according to Bryan Habana.     Rassie Erasmus' tremendous development of the South Africa squad...

Ian Flanagan named as Munster Rugby's new CEO

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster Rugby and the IRFU have announced that Ian Flanagan has been appointed to the position of Munster Rugby CEO, and will take up the post in mid-October.     Ian joins the...

Jed Holloway signs short-term deal with Munster

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster Rugby and the IRFU have today confirmed the short-term signing of Australian forward Jed Holloway.       An experienced and integral member of the Waratahs squad, Holloway...

Rory Best captains Ireland In Home Farewell

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland captain Rory Best will win his 120th cap on his last appearance in the Aviva Stadium on Saturday afternoon.   The game also marks the final match for Joe Schmidt on Irish soil.   Best,...

Ireland Name Rugby World Cup Squad

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ireland coaching group have named the 31 man squad that will travel to Japan on the 11th September to compete at Rugby World Cup 2019.     The squad is captained by Rory Best who will...

O'Mahony leads a much-changed Ireland team against Wales

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt has announced his team for Saturday’s clash with Wales at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff with Peter O'Mahony taking over the captaincy.     There...

Former Munster coach completes Springboks Rugby World Cup coaching team

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rassie Erasmus has completed his Rugby World Cup coaching team on Wednesday with the confirmed appointment of defence consultant Felix Jones.   The former Irish international will join the squad...

Saracens begin their Champions Cup defence in Paris

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Defending Champions Cup champions Saracens will begin their defence against Racing 92 at Paris La Défense Arena on Sunday, 17 November.   The Pool 4 confrontation is only one of a host of...

Ireland Name Team For Twickenham Test

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ireland team to play England at Twickenham on Saturday has been named with Rory Best returning to captain the side which includes several players making their season start.   Hooker Best is...

Former Munster coach the front runner for the vacant Waratahs job - reports

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Munster head coach Rob Penney is reportedly the front-runner to become the new NSW Waratahs head coach.   A report by the Daily Telegraph in Australia reported that Penney and former...