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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...

Stars of the Japanese Top League

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Japanese Top League kicks off this coming weekend with eight fixtures in the opening round of action.   Kubota Spears and Mitsubishi Dynaboars kick off the opening game at the same time that...

Saracens kick off Greene King IPA Championship campaign in March 2021

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Saracens salary cap scandal of 2019 means that the heavyweight English club will compete in the 2020-21 season’s Greene King IPA Championship after automatic relegation.   The league will...

Championship 2020/21 season to begin in March

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Greene King IPA Championship will commence the 2020/21 season on the weekend of 6th March, 2021, it has been confirmed.     The league will be split into two conferences.  Teams...

Reds partner with Japanese powerhouse Panasonic Wild Knights

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

 The Queensland Reds have today announced an alliance relationship with Top League side the Panasonic Wild Knights.     It comes as Panasonic shift their home base to Saitama Prefecture...

Ayumu Goromaru highlights fame as major factor in retirement

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Legendary Japanese fullback Ayumu Goromaru has announced his retirement from the game.   The 34 year-old hangs up his boots after 57 appearances for his country, saying he hoped he had lent a hand...

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...

James O'Connor linked with Super Rugby Aotearoa switch

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies and Reds ace James O'Connor has been linked with another move away from Australia with the latest reports linking him with a move to New Zealand.   In the same week that O'Connor was linked...

2015 Rugby World Cup Hero Ayumu Goromaru Set To Retire

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Brave Blossoms' fullback  Ayumu Goromaru has announced that he will retire after the upcoming 2021 Top League season.   The 34-year-old, who earned 57 caps for Japan and had spells with...

Wallaby forward banned after red card against Argentina

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies forward Lukhan Salakaia-Loto will miss the opening rounds of the 2021 Super Rugby Australia season after receiving a four-week suspension.   Salakaia-Loto pleaded guilty to a dangerous...