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Fainga’a re-signs with Brumbies and Wallabies

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies hooker Folau Fainga’a has put pen to paper on a contract extension to see him remain with the Brumbies and Rugby Australia until the end of 2022.   The 24-year old enjoyed a breakout...

Blues rookie sees Super Rugby dream shattered

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bay of Plenty lock Baden Wardlaw has announced his immediate retirement from rugby because of an historic medical condition.   The 29-year-old had realised his lifelong dream when he was named in...

Wednesday Morning Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round up of some of the top stories doing the rounds.     Dave Rennie named as the new Wallabies head coach   It's official, Dave Rennie is the new Wallabies head coach —...

Aaron Cruden returns to the Chiefs

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Chiefs and New Zealand Rugby Union have announced today former Chiefs co-captain and All Black Aaron Cruden has signed with the Chiefs for 2020.   30-year-old Cruden, will return home from France...

Marchant signs new Quins deal which includes a spell in New Zealand

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins centre Joe Marchant has signed a three-year contract extension with the London Club, until 2023. Additionally, in a ground-breaking move for club rugby, Joe Marchant will join Investec Super...

Samu Extends Brumbies Stay

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Brumbies have announced that Wallabies backrower Pete Samu has signed an early two-year extension to his Rugby Australia and Brumbies contract to continue with the club’s Super Rugby journey...

England favourites for glory against Springboks, but shocks happen in finals

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

England will be confident ahead of Saturday's Rugby World Cup final, but their great display against New Zealand is no guarantee of success.       England were stunning winners against...

Lions name van Rooyen as Swys de Bruin's replacement

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Lions have announced that Ivan van Rooyen will take over as Head Coach of the Lions, replacing Swys de Bruin.     “Ivan van Rooyen is someone who can build on the successes...

Japan's new domestic league is set to receive support from the Top 14

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulon and Lyon are two of the Top 14 clubs poised to collaborate with Japanese franchises in a new partnership as Japanese rugby looks to capitalise on their successful Rugby World Cup.     The...

Experienced Lock Neville Joins Brumbies for 2020

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Brumbies have announced the signing of experienced lock Cadeyrn Neville for the 2020 Super Rugby season.     The 30-year old will add valuable leadership to the Brumbies second-row stocks,...