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Meet the new Springboks

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the team announcement from Rassie Erasmus with his squad to face Australia on Saturday, he has confirmed an unfamiliar trio in the nation's matchday squad list.     We take...

Springboks Name Team To Face The Wallabies

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Experienced lock Eben Etzebeth was on Wednesday named as Springbok captain for Saturday’s first Rugby Championship match against Australia in Johannesburg, while Rynhardt Elstadt (loose forward)...

Super Rugby Team of the Season

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders claimed their third consecutive title beating the Jaguares in the final of the 2019 edition of Super Rugby.   There were a number of standout players featured for the Jaguares and...

John Dobson names Western Province's Currie Cup squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Western Province Head Coach John Dobson and his management team have confirmed their 36-man squad for the 2019 Currie Cup season. Western Province will face the Bulls, Golden Lions and Pumas at Newlands,...

Clermont confirm four new signings including two Springboks

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Clermont have confirmed a further four signings ahead of the cut off date for Rugby World Cup cover signings ahead of the TOP14 season.   The 2018/19 Top 14 finalists have added Springboks JJ Engelbrecht...

Wednesday Morning Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Veteran Wallaby lock pens new deal   Wallabies lock Rob Simmons has extended his stay at the NSW Waratahs after signing a two-year extension with Rugby Australia and New South Wales Rugby Union.   The...

EW Viljoen agrees switch to Leicester Tigers

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have agreed the signing of EW Viljoen from the Stormers in Super Rugby.     The South African outside-back has represented his country at schoolboy and Under-20s level and...

Marco van Staden invited to Springbok training group in Pretoria

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok loose forward Marco van Staden was on Monday added to the Springbok training group and will join the rest of the squad immediately at their preparation camp in Pretoria.     Van...

Rassie Erasmus adds 13 players to his squad and provides an update on Jan Serfontein

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Duane Vermeulen, Handre Pollard (both Bulls), Lukhanyo Am, Sibusiso Nkosi (both Sharks) and Francois Louw (Bath) are amongst a group of 13 players who have been added to the Springbok training group in...

Edinburgh sign South African scrumhalf Nic Groom

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh have continued to strengthen their squad ahead of next season with the signing of South African scrum-half, Nic Groom.   Groom, 29, joins from Super Rugby side Lions and brings a wealth...