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Springboks rely on Nkosi class to see off Pumas

16 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sbu Nkosi produced two flashes of brilliance as South Africa ground out a 24-18 victory over Argentina at Loftus Versfeld.   The Sharks wing dashed over for a pair of silky tries that were out of...

Schalk Brits: ‘My wildest dream has come true’

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Schalk Brits described the Springbok captaincy as his wildest dream that has come true. Brits will be leading out South Africa against Argentina at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria on Saturday, in what is the...

World Rugby Rankings permutations: It's not only Wales who could climb the rankings

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

A busy weekend of men's and women's international matches could have significant impact on the World Rugby rankings. Here is everything you need to know:     Men's rankings headlines New...

A statistical look at the final round of Rugby Championship matches

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Australia will be looking to pull off a shock by beating their trans-Tasman rivals in the Bledisloe Cup opener in Perth.   New Zealand will be expected to continue their dominance of Australia...

Thursday Morning Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

  The All Blacks start two openside flankers for Bledisloe Cup opener   Steve Hansen has opted to start both Sam Cane and Ardie Savea for the All Blacks' clash with the Wallabies this weekend.   The...

Erasmus shuffles his pack for Pumas test

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa are on course to lift the Rugby Championship title for the first time since Argentina joined the competition in 2011 with a bonus-point victory securing top spot.     Springbok...

Wednesday Morning Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Urdapilleta set for first Argentina appearance since 2013 Argentina have made five changes for their meeting with South Africa as Benjamin Urdapilleta prepares for an international return.   Benjamin...

Urdapilleta set for first Argentina appearance since 2013

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina have made five changes for their meeting with South Africa as Benjamin Urdapilleta prepares for an international return.   Benjamin Urdapilleta is set to make his first Argentina appearance...

Trio return to Wallabies squad ahead of All Blacks test

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies rookie Jordan Petaia has been named in Australia’s squad for the final Rugby Championship clash of 2019 against New Zealand at Optus Stadium in Perth.   The exciting prospect has...

Japan set for historic Rugby World Cup with 50 days to go

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

With 50 days to go the stage is set for a very special and successful Rugby World Cup More than 80 per cent of available tickets sold with unprecedented global demand The Impact Beyond legacy programme...