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Odwa Ndungane to retire at the end of the season

2 years ago by Sharks Rugby

The Sharks have confirmed that veteran winger Odwa Ndungane will hang up his boots after this season.   "Odwa epitomises what it means to be a professional rugby player and over the years his dedication,...

What's new on the Ultimate Rugby app

2 years ago

Attention Ultimate Rugby app users! We've got some good news for you. A few months ago we put our thinking caps on to bring the very best stats to you from all the top competitions from around the world...

2018 Super Rugby Fixtures Announced

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The SANZAAR Executive Committee (Exco) has confirmed its commitment to Super Rugby and has released the match schedule for the restructured 2018 Super Rugby tournament. As announced in April...

Tyrel Lomax will join Highlanders in 2018

2 years ago by Highlanders Rugby

The Highlanders will get their hands on prop Tyrel Lomax a year earlier than originally expected.   Lomax, the son of former Kiwis rugby league prop John Lomax, will play for the Dunedin-based...

Player Focus: The Springboks new flyer S’busiso Nkosi

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks have called up young Sharks winger, Sibusiso Nkosi, who has enjoyed a strong start to his professional career with the Durban-based franchise.   The 21-year-old breaks the mold of...

Sharks sign lock Gideon Koegelenberg from Zebre

2 years ago by Sharks Rugby

The Sharks have confirmed the acquisition of lock Gideon Koegelenberg on a two-year deal.   The 22-year-old played for Italian club Zebre in the Pro12 for two seasons, but is a product of the Sharks...

Joe Moody & Owen Franks to miss start of Super Rugby despite 'successful' operations

2 years ago by Crusaders Rugby

Injured All Blacks props Owen Franks and Joe Moody may not be seen in Super Rugby until May.   Surgery to repair serious injuries means the pair must set aside six months to rehabilitate, although...

Rebels appoint Nick Ryan as GM

2 years ago by Melbourne Rebels

The Melbourne Rebels have appointed Nick Ryan as the club’s new General Manager – Professional Rugby and Pathways. Ryan, currently serving as Randwick Rugby Club’s Director of Rugby...

Lions lose Kriel & Erasmus to lengthy layoffs

2 years ago by Lions Rugby

  The Lions will be sweating over the availability of two of their key players for the start of Super Rugby 2018 after Jaco Kriel & Lourens Erasmus sustained long-term injuries.    Springbok...

Scott Robertson to coach Baabaas against All Blacks

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Victorious Super Rugby coach Scott 'Razor' Robertson is set to assist the Barbarians when they taken on his home nation in November.   When asked by Robbie Deans to help coach the Barbarians...