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Winners and Losers: Rugby World Cup 2023 Draw

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2023 Rugby World Cup Pools are in.    Hosts France have been drawn with the All Blacks as well as Italy while the defending Champions, South Africa, have been drawn alongside Scotland and...

Brent Impey resigns as SANZAAR Chair

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Brent Impey has today announced he will be resigning in his role as Chairman of SANZAAR – effective 31st December 2020.   Brent has held the role for the last five years but has decided the...

Rhodes to face disciplinary hearing after Saracens win

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Some alleged foul play at a ruck may cast a shadow over Michael Rhodes’ man-of-the-match performance against Leinster.   The Saracens flanker has been cited after an incident in only the second...

Most Capped Test XV between 2000 and 2009

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The best of the best of 2000s, we take a look at the most capped Test Team of the 2000s.   1. Andrea Lo Cicero Vaina - Italy, 78   A long time front-row partner of Martín Castrogiovanni,...

Most Capped Test Side Of All-Time - Per Position

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

We take a look at the most capped test XV of all time:           1. Gethin Jenkins - Wales     The most capped loosehead in the game,...

Pichot or Beaumont - How the Unions are expected vote or have voted already

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The votes are in and the new Chairman of World Rugby will be announced on 12 May 2020.   We have broken down who has voted for Sir Bill Beaumont and Agustin Pichot with some of the...

Rugby Europe Back Sir Bill Beaumont In World Rugby Chairman Vote

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby Europe cast their vote for the position of World Rugby Chairman opened with the voting opening on Sunday, April 26th, 2020.   The organisers who represent the likes of Georgia, Romania, Spain,...

Tough luck for Scotland and Argentina as 2023 World Cup Draw Still Set For November

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina and Scotland are likely to end up in Pools of Death for the 2023 Rugby World Cup with the draw for the competition still set to take place in November later this year despite the disruption...

Stephen Jones snubs Richie McCaw in greatest Test captains list

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Veteran journalist Stephen Jones and former England pivot Stuart Barnes were tasked with selecting their list of the ten greatest Test captains in their Sunday Times story.   Barnes...

Top Points Scorer In Test Rugby History Per Nation

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sharpshooters and backline generals. We take a look at test rugby's point machines and best placekickers in test match rugby history.    We take a look at the top scorers from some of...