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Brad Thorn explains why James O'Connor's situation is different from Slipper and Karmichael Hunt

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former All Black and now Reds head coach Brad Thorn has explained why he has signed James O'Connor despite his troubles in the past and why his situation is different from that of James Slipper and...

Revealed: James O'Connor requested clause in his new Wallabies deal

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Set for a first Wallabies appearance in six years, James O'Connor has agreed a contract that includes behavioural clauses.   James O'Connor insisted on including behavioural clauses in his Rugby...

Wednesday Morning Round Up

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

SBW given until Thursday to prove his fitness   All Blacks' assistant coach Ian Foster says that veteran midfielder Sonny Bill Williams is unlikely to feature for the All Blacks against Los Pumas...

Tuesday Morning Round Up

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

James O’Connor eligible for Wallabies as Queensland deal confirmed     Queensland Reds have confirmed the signing of former Wallabies playmaker James O’Connor for the next...

James O’Connor eligible for Wallabies as Queensland deal confirmed

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Queensland Reds have confirmed the signing of former Wallabies playmaker James O’Connor for the next two seasons.   O’Connor will return to Ballymore after signing with Queensland...

Bedford Blues name Sean McCarthy as new captain

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bedford Blues have announced prop Sean McCarthy as club captain for the 2019-20 Championship season.     Since joining the Blues from Jersey Reds in the summer of 2017, McCarthy has embedded...

Veteran Wallaby scrumhalf Will Genia to retire from test rugby

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies veteran Will Genia has today announced he will retire from international rugby at the end of 2019 following the Rugby World Cup in Japan.  Genia became just the tenth Australian Test centurion...

Will Genia and Quade Cooper sign on to help a Japanese club return to the Top League

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Melbourne Rebels duo Will Genia and Quade Cooper are off to Japan after the Rugby World Cup with Japanese club Kintetsu Liners confirming the signing of the pair.   The second division Japanese...

Super Rugby Team of the Season

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders claimed their third consecutive title beating the Jaguares in the final of the 2019 edition of Super Rugby.   There were a number of standout players featured for the Jaguares and...

O'Connor to join the Wallabies in South Africa

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

James O'Connor is set to link up with the Wallabies to train with the national side for the second week in a row.   The utility back will head to Johannesburg this week to train with the Wallabies...