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McGuigan's hattrick sinks Perpignan

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sale Sharks claimed a bonus-point victory to start their Challenge Cup campaign defeating Perpignan 41-24.   A hattrick from Byron McGuigan and further tries from Rob Webber, Rohan Janse van...

Players To Watch: Challenge Cup Round One

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The European Rugby Challenge Cup kicks off on Friday, with some enticing matchups throughout the opening weekend.   Here are five players to keep an eye on in round one.   Faf de Klerk...

Top 14 Highlights: Pau vs Perpignan

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Full time and Pau come away with a narrow 3 point win over Perpignan thanks to the boot of Antoine Hastoy. An error-ridden match with the condition making it almost unplayable.

Manu Samoa names team for Northern Hemisphere tour

1 week ago by Manu Samoa

Manu Samoa's squad for the forthcoming Northern Hemisphere Tour in November this year has been named.   Head coach Steve Jackson has retained most of the old heads in the team with a number of new...

Saturday Rugby Recap

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

There was a plenty of action taking place around the world on Saturday from New Zealand's Mitre 10 Cup to the Gallagher Premiership to the Guinness PRO14 to the Rugby Championship and more...   Here...

2017/2018 Nuit du Rugby Awards Winners

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 15th edition of Nuit du Rugby (Night of Rugby) was held on September 24 at Olympia for the best players, staffs, teams and referees of the Top 14 and the Pro D2.    Some...

Top 14 Highlights: Grenoble v Perpignan

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

It was a battle of the bottom as newly promoted sides Grenoble hosted Perpignan as both sides looked for their first victory. While Gaetan Garmain missed two opening penalty conversion he went...

Cruden blow for Montpellier

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former All Black fly-half Aaron Cruden tore his calf in Montpellier's 55-13 loss to Lyon last weekend.   The 29-year-old has since been ruled out for a month. The playmaker was making his comeback...

Sunday Top Performers

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

We take a look at some of the standout performers from today's action in the 4 matches across the three European competitions.   Victor Vito - La Rochelle Another standout performance from the...

Video: Quick thinking by Malakai Fekitoa leads to Tuisova try

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Some quick thinking by Malakai Fekitoa resulted in a try for Josua Tuisova after the former the former All Black did well to keep an over-cooked Jonah Placid kick in play.   Fekitoa chased Placid's...