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Cheika still choked by Australia's failure to land trophy targets in his reign

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Michael Cheika admitted he vacated the Australia hotseat with deep regret at failing to achieve his personal targets.     The Wallabies were Rugby World Cup finalists under Cheika's leadership...

Three Ways Racing 92 could line up next season with Kurtley Beale

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

It is just a matter of time until Racing 92 announce the signing of veteran Wallaby utility back Kurtley if reports are to be believed.   Currently contracted to the Waratahs until the end of the...

Super Rugby domestic competition plans on hold

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby Australia confirmed plans for a domestic competition were put on hold. Plans for a domestic competition as part of a way to continue the Super Rugby season have been put on hold, Rugby Australia...

The Top 10 Highest Earners in Rugby Union

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

When Rugby Union turned professional on 26 August 1995, it is doubtful that those involved in the game, either directly or at a distance, could have conceived of the salaries which some players are taking...

Super Rugby’s Most Lethal Attackers & Stalwart Defenders

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

With Super Rugby on ice for the time being, we examine the stats to determine who has stood out in the past 7 rounds on defence and attack.   Crusaders' flank Tom Christie has proved himself to...

Alaalatoa suffers broken arm, Premiership suspended, European quarter-finals off

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership suspended for five weeks, European quarter-finals off     The Premiership has been suspended for five weeks and the quarter-finals of the European Champions Cup and Challenge...

Top Super Rugby (Round 7) Stats Performers - Tackles, turnovers, running metres, defenders beaten, clean breaks

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

With Round 7 complete, we examine the top performers in the relevant statistical columns.   Jake Schatz of the Sunwolves topped the tackle stat for the first time with 23. The Sunwolves spent a...

Weekend Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster confirm the signing of former Ireland International     Ulster Rugby have formally announced the signing of Ireland fly-half, Ian Madigan, who will join the province in the summer...

Coronavirus: Super Rugby to be suspended following weekend action

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2020 Super Rugby season will be suspended following the weekend's matches, SANZAAR has announced.     The rugby union competition was one of the few still going ahead across the globe...

Super Rugby Round 7 Wrap-Up

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hurricanes v Chiefs Jordie Barrett landed a penalty at the death to give the Hurricanes victory in Hamilton on Friday evening. The game was a solid contest from the beginning with both teams well matched...