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Super Rugby Aotearoa: Top Five Players Of The Day

17 minutes ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders extended their unbeaten run at home to 36 with a 26-15 victory over the Blues in Christchurch on Saturday.   A match played at a test match like tempo in front of a packed crowd in...

Former All Blacks Behind new Hawaiian MLR franchise

19 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following confirmation that the Major League Rugby has accepted an initial application from Kanaloa Hawai’i for membership to expand the league from the 2021 season, it has come...

Weekly Round Up

21 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Blues star Sotutu ends speculation with a new deal:     Blues' star looseforward Hoskins Sotutu will remain at the Blues until at least 2022. The 21-year-old has added a further two...

Tigers Release Statement on axed Quintet

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have today released a statement following failed contract talks with five of their players including England centre Manu Tuilagi.     The club set their players a deadline...

Team News: Crusaders and Blues confirm their line ups

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scott Robertson and Leon MacDonald have confirmed their line ups for the top of the table Super Rugby Aotearoa clash on Saturday with the Blues travelling to Christchurch to tackle the Crusaders.   The...

The Crusaders v Blues Fixture: One of New Zealand Rugby's Proudest Traditions

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saturday will see what has become known to be one the great clashes in global provincial rugby when the Crusaders take on the Blues in Christchurch.   It is a rivalry steeped in over one hundred...

Next In Line? The Race For The All Black Second Row

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ian Foster begins his tenure as the new All Blacks' head coach with just 28% of the players in New Zealand saying that the long-term All Blacks assistant coach had been the right choice to replace...

Sevens star and former Sydney Rooster sign for Connacht

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht Rugby have announced the signings of Australian 7s player Ben O’Donnell and Bay of Plenty Number 8 Abraham Papali’i. The pair will link up with the squad before the start of the...

Southern Hemisphere rugby set for major shake-up

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Recent events pertaining to the Covid-19 pandemic have cast a shadow over the future of SANZAAR as some key players seem intent on breaking away, according to a report in newshub.co.nz.   This comes...

SANZAAR confident of 2020 Rugby Championship

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

According to a report from stuff.co.nz, SANZAAR chief executive Andy Marinos appears confident that the annual Rugby Championship competition, featuring Southern Hemisphere giants South Africa, New Zealand,...