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England legend appointed as the Chairman of the British & Irish Lions Board

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jason Leonard has been appointed Chairman of the British & Irish Lions Board.   Former Lion, England international and Past RFU President Leonard will replace Tom Grace as Chairman of the British...

Monday Morning Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Australia end Folau's contract over anti-gay message     Wallabies and NSW Waratahs fullback Israel Folau’s contract has been terminated by Rugby Australia following his homophobic...

Watch - Pablo Matera's insane solo try against the Sharks

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Jaguares made their trip to South Africa a great one as they crushed the Sharks in Durban and put over 50 points on them. A superb performance by flanker, Pablo Matera earned him a brace of tries and...

Springbok trio set for Japan move post World Cup - reports

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok trio Damian de Allende, Jesse Kriel and Jason Jenkins are set to sign lucrative deals to leave South Africa after the Rugby World Cup, accoring to Afrikaans newspaper the Rapport.   Second...

Zain Davids’ season with the Blitzboks is over

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok Sevens forward Zain Davids will undergo shoulder surgery on Wednesday and has been ruled out of the last three tournaments of the World Rugby Sevens Series.   The 22-year-old Davids injured...

Fiji take fifth consecutive title in Hong Kong

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fiji created history by securing a fifth consecutive title in Hong Kong with a 21-7 victory over France in the Cup final at the Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens, while USA claimed third place to maintain...

Norton sets new try scoring record at Hong Kong Sevens

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The top five teams in the Series standings – USA, New Zealand, Fiji, South Africa and England - all claimed victories in their first group phase games on the opening day in front of another huge...

Super Rugby Milestone up for Jaco Peyper

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

South African referee Jaco Peyper will on Saturday become only the fourth referee in history to officiate his 100 Super Rugby matches when he takes charge of the Trans-Tasman clash between the Crusaders...

The Stormers retain Springbok trio - reports

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Stormers have managed to retain the services of three key Springboks for next season according to South African newspaper the Rapport.   Pieter-Steph du Toit, Frans Malherbe and Steven...

Tony Brown blames South Africa's 'bad blood' with Japan for Sunwolves axing

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sunwolves head coach Tony Brown has spoken out on the Sunwolves axing from Super Rugby and believes ‘bad blood’ exists between South Africa and Japan.     Brown says...