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Rugby Legends in Japan "Matt Giteau" - 5 places to visit in Fukuoka

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

In 2017, Australia rugby legend Matt Giteau joined the Suntory Sungoliath rugby team in Japan's Top League. Matt has racked up 103 caps for his national team. After a year and a half in Japan, Matt and...

Australian Conference: Player Ins and Outs?

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2019 edition of Super Rugby gets underway this weekend and with the first fixtures being played on Friday, we bring you a comprehensive list of transfers which have happened in the Australian conference.       The...

Top League Final Highlights: Kobe Kobelco Steelers v Suntory Sungoliath

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

What a game for the Kobe Kobelco Steelers against Suntory Sungoliath. The Kobe Kobelco Steelers had the lead from the beginning and made sure to dominate their opponents until the end, scoring...

Morning Round Up - News from around the globe

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster and Exeter earn Champions Cup wins:   Round 4 of the Champions Cup started last night with both Exeter and Ulster taking home bonus point wins. The Exeter Chiefs win throws a spanner into...

Top League Final Preview

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dan Carter’s Kobe Kobelco Steelers and Matt Giteau’s Suntory Sungoliath will face off on Saturday for the for the Japan Top League crown.         This...

Top League Highlights: Yamaha Jubilo v Shining Arcs

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

This from Amanaki Mafi, Isaac Ross and Shane Gates were not enough for Shining Arcs to claim a spot in the Top League semi finals as Yamaha Jubilo claimed 5 tries to win the match 33-21. Kyosuke...

Top League Highlights: Suntory Sungoliath Vs Kubota Spears

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Wallabies playmaker Matt Giteau gets Suntory over the line in this one with his handy left boot proving to be the difference between the two sides. Giteau's fellow countryman Sean McMahon crossed...

Top League Wrap Up: Giteau and Carter star in quarter final wins

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Matt Giteau's boot helps Sungoliath knock Frans Ludeke's Kubota Spears out Kwagga Smith scores as Yamaha Jubilo beat Shining Arcs Dan Carter scores 28 points as Wayne Smith's Kobe Kobelco...

Sunwolves sign Wallabies loose forward McMahon

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby.com.au have revealed that Wallabies loose forward Sean McMahon has signed for the Sunwolves for the 2019 Super Rugby season.           McMahon has been linked with...

Rebels sign former Reds back Campbell Magnay

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Melbourne Rebels have confirmed that talented back Campbell Magnay as their latest recruit for the 2019 Super Rugby season.   Magnay was a highly-rated junior prospect and began to make a mark...