Crusaders announce new-look 2020 Super Rugby squad

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders squad for 2020 has been named, with a number of debutants in the side, and some familiar faces who will be named in the 38-man squad for the first time.    Of the 12 new Crusaders,...

Blues Super Rugby 2020 squad confirmed

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Blues Coach Leon MacDonald has confirmed his 40-strong Super Rugby squad, with 26 of the players from the 2019 season returning with another 4 signings who have come through the Blues development system...

Hurricanes 2020 squad announced

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highly rated prop Tyrel Lomax and lock Scott Scrafton are two big additions to the Hurricanes squad for the 2020 Super Rugby season.   One test All Black Lomax has moved to the club on a four-year...

The Chiefs confirm Gatland's 2020 coaching team

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Chiefs have announced the coaching team which will be joining Chiefs Head Coach Warren Gatland for the 2020 Super Rugby season.   Former Gallagher Chiefs first five-eighth and New Zealand Under...

Mitre 10 Cup Round 7 Round Up

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Waikato gave Mitre 10 Premiership leaders Tasman plenty to think about before the southerners came home strongly to take the win in Hamilton on Saturday.     It was an impressive...

ROUND 7 HIGHLIGHTS: North Harbour v Otago – 2019

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A try from Otago and then much later in the first half from North Harbour and then a quick last minute try to Otago with a yellow card. The second half saw a try from each team in the first 10 minutes....

Mitre 10 Cup Round 6 Preview

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Mitre 10 Cup is at its halfway point with round six bringing plenty of must-win match-ups as the battle for playoff spots in both the Premiership and Championship heats up.     Waikato v Hawke’s...

ROUND 5 HIGHLIGHTS: North Harbour v Waikato - 2019

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

North Harbour steal a massive win in a sensational game of rugby. They never gave up, despite Waikato looking set to win. They continued to fight and put...

ROUND 4 HIGHLIGHTS: North Harbour v Bay of Plenty - 2019

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Steamers come away winners after both sides came out the blocks sprinting in the first half. The second half was slower as Bay of Plenty built their win and kept Harbour under pressure

Legion sign Hurricanes prop Chris Eves

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The San Diego Legion have added vastly experienced New Zealander Chris Eves to their front row ranks for the 2020 Major League Rugby season. He arrives as a direct replacement for the departing...