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Covid throws spanner in Brumbies' pre-season preparation

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Brumbies’ preparations to defend their Super Rugby AU title are being stifled by new Covid-19 concerns.   A match was scheduled to go ahead between the Brumbies and Waratahs as a pre-season...

Israel Folau linked with a return to union with TOP14 clubs interested

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Wallabies and Waratahs' fullback Israel Folau could make a return to rugby union according to reports in France.   Folau left rugby union after his contract with Rugby Australia and the Waratahs...

Details revealed for Super Rugby Trans-Tasman competition

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Super Rugby Trans-Tasman 2021 draw has been finalised with the five-week competition kicking off in Dunedin where the Highlanders will host the Queensland Reds at Forsyth Barr Stadium on Friday, 14...

Queensland quartet re-sign with Reds through 2022

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Queensland Rugby Union has today confirmed front-rower Josh Nasser and second-row duo Tuania Taii Tualima and Ryan Smith have all re-signed with the Queensland Reds on two-year deals, while scrumhalf...

Dave Rennie makes three alterations to his starting XV

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies coach Dave Rennie has made three changes to the starting XV for the side’s eToro Tri-Nations showdown against Argentina in Newcastle on Saturday night.   Veteran prop Scott Sio comes...

Details Of The New Super Rugby Trans Tasman Competition Have Been Revealed

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand Rugby (NZR) and Rugby Australia (RA) have today released the details of a six-week Super Rugby Trans-Tasman tournament which will kick off on 14 May.   The Trans-Tasman crossover competition...

Rugby Australia announce 2021 Super Rugby AU draw

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Queensland Reds will host the NSW Waratahs at Suncorp Stadium to open the Super Rugby AU 2021 season on Friday, 19 February, Rugby Australia confirmed on Wednesday.     Inaugural champions...

Video - Lachlan Swinton becomes the first Wallaby to be sent off on debut

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A debut to forget, Lachlan Swinton has the unfortunate tag of being the first Wallaby to ever be red carded on test debut.   The Waratahs' flanker was sent off in the 34th minute just 12 minutes...

The Seven Players Set To Make Their Debuts In Bledisloe IV

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Test Rugby undergoes a change with the start of every Rugby World Cup cycle and 2020 has been no different for the Wallabies and All Blacks.   Both sides have welcomed new head coaches in Dave Rennie...

Tom Staniforth leaves Waratahs

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The NSW Waratahs have confirmed that Tom Staniforth will depart the club, as he takes up an opportunity overseas in 2021.     The second-rower was signed until the end of the 2022 Super Rugby...