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Liam Coltman commits to Highlanders

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the recent re-signing of halfback Aaron Smith, All Blacks hooker Liam Coltman has also re-signed with his Super Rugby club and New Zealand Rugby through to 2022.     29-year-old...

Reports: Handre Pollard set to land £1m-a-season deal

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok and Bulls flyhalf Handre Pollard could be enticed with a £1m-a-season (R20 million) deal in France at the end of this year's Rugby World Cup.     Netwerk24 have...

Crusaders Forwards Coach Jason Ryan signs through 2020/21 seasons

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Crusaders Forwards Coach Jason Ryan has confirmed his coaching future is with the club, signing with New Zealand Rugby and committing to the Crusaders through the 2020 and 2021 seasons.   2019...

New Zealand Under 20s named first squad of 2019

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The New Zealand Under 20 team will face Australia in their first game of the year later this month. Coach Craig Philpott has named the squad to travel to the Oceania Rugby U20 Championship.   Philpott...

Chiefs duo pen new deals

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Taranaki duo Lachlan Boshier and Mitchell Brown have extended their contracts with the Chiefs Rugby Club.    Boshier, the talented 24 year old loose forward, has committed to the Chiefs Rugby...

Nanai Hits 50 As The Blues Welcome All Blacks

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

After coming off the bench in the season opener, the Blues welcome three All Blacks into its starting line-up to take on the Sharks in Durban on Sunday (NZ time).   Props Ofa Tuungafasi and Karl...

Scott Robertson re-commits to the Crusaders

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Crusaders Head Coach Scott Robertson has confirmed his plans to remain in New Zealand, announcing he has re-committed to the Crusaders and New Zealand Rugby for the 2020 and 2021 seasons.    “I’m...

Tuesday Morning Round Up

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

CONFIRMED: O'Brien Signs For The Exiles     London Irish has today announced the signing of Sean O’Brien, who will join the club in December 2019.     The 31-year-old...

Warriors sign scrum-half Kitto

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scrum-half Jono Kitto is set for a second stint with Warriors having signed a contract for next season.     The former New Zealand Under-20s international had a short stint on loan at Sixways...

Scrum-half Liam Howley joins the Reds

3 months ago by Jersey Reds

Jersey Reds have strengthened their squad for the second half of the season by recruiting scrum-half Liam Howley.   The 22-year-old, who has agreed a deal until May 2020, hails from Invercargill...