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Springboks hold onto superstar hooker

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

In a significant boost for SA Rugby and the Lions Rugby Company, Springbok hooker Malcolm Marx has extended his contract with the Lions until 2021.   The Lions Rugby Company, together with SA Rugby,...

Thursday Morning Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

John Mitchell Eyes Head Coach Role:   According to reports Mitchell has been handed a 2 year contract extension and would need to be considered as the front runner to take over from Eddie Jones....

WRAP UP: U20 World Championship - Round Three

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The final day of the pool stages of the World Rugby U20 Championship saw Ireland clash with Italy, with the Six Nations' Champions holding onto a slim chance of progressing to the Cup playoffs while Georgia...

Warren Gatland to work exclusively with the Lions from next year

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Grand Slam Winning Wales Head Coach Warren Gatland has been confirmed as the British and Irish Lions Head coach for the 2021 Tour to South Africa.   Gatland is unbeaten in two consecutive tours...

Wednesday Morning Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

U20 Championship:   The stage is set as the teams play their final group stages game and push for a Semi Final spot. France, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa are all unbeaten. Ireland face...

WRAP UP: U20 World Championship - Round Two

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round two of the World Rugby U20 Championship saw South Africa face Georgia in Pool C while Australia and Ireland faced off in a crunch Pool B match.   The second round of fixtures saw hosts Argentina...

Three time World Rugby Sevens Series winner Kyle Brown calls it a day

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

 Springbok Sevens stalwart Kyle Brown has retired from international sevens rugby after three World Rugby Sevens Series titles with the Blitzboks and 69 tournaments in the Green and Gold, where he...

Wednesday Morning Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Folau set to lodge a legal challenge to his sacking   Israel Folau isn't giving up just yet... https://t.co/CCAOdCDPba — Ultimate Rugby (@ultimaterugby) June 5, 2019 Israel...

WRAP UP: U20 World Championship - Round One

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Rugby U20 World Championship kicked off in Argentina on Tuesday.   Australia and Italy faced off in the opening Pool B game while South Africa and Scotland clashed in the Pool C opener.   New...

Hurricanes bench boosted by All Blacks with Barrett at 10

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Hurricanes have welcomed back club captain and All Black hooker Dane Coles for their round 16 Super Rugby match against the Sharks in Durban.   Coles has been named on the bench along with fellow...