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Japanese club sign Springbok centre and All Black prop

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Japanese Top League side Panasonic Wild Knight have confirmed the signing of former All Black and Crusaders prop Wyatt Crockett and Springbok centre Damian de Allende.    Both players...

Super Rugby Preview - Round 15

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

With four rounds remaining in the regular season in this year’s Super Rugby competition, the race to the quarterfinals cannot be any closer as there are still eight teams realistically fighting for...

Stormers v Crusaders | Super Rugby 2019 Rd 14 Highlights

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

It finished all square at Newlands with a controversial TMO call disallowing a Sevu Reece try that looked to seal things. The Stormers pushed hard in the final plays to win a penalty and take the kick...

Crusaders deny homophobic incident in Cape Town

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders have released a statement denying that three members of their squad made homophobic slurs during an altercation at a fast-food joint in Cape Town.     A Twitter user posted that...

Uncapped European-based forward on Erasmus' radar

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok Head Coach Rassie Erasmus made the unprecedented call to hand overseas-based outside back Cheslin Kolbe his first Springbok coach in 2018 and he looks he might make the same call in 2019.   In...

Stormers hold Crusaders to dramatic draw after Lions win thriller

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jean-Luc du Plessis kicked a penalty at the death as Stormers grabbed a surprise 19-19 draw against the Crusaders at Newlands, while the Lions beat the Highlanders in an entertaining Super Rugby encounter.   Defending...

Jesse Kriel snubs UK interest to sign Japanese deal

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the news that Handre Pollard will leave the Bulls at the end of the season while RG Snyman is set to miss the 2020 season while off in Japan, the Bulls have been dealt yet another blow with former...

Jaguares weather late storm for fourth consecutive win

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Jaguares trail the Bulls and the Sharks by only a point after clinging on to defeat the Stormers.     The in-form Jaguares hung on to extend their winning run to four Super Rugby matches...

Bulls pass Waratahs test to top South African Conference

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Bulls were given a big test by the Waratahs, but came through it courtesy of Simphiwe Matanzima's try.   imphiwe Matanzima scored the decisive try as the Bulls beat the Waratahs 28-21 to go...

How The 2019 Super Rugby Season Is Shaping Up

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

We are past the halfway point in Super Rugby and boy have we seen a fair amount of shock performances and results in this season’s competition.     The Australian and South African conferences...