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SA Rugby assumes administrative control of Western Province RFU

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

SA Rugby has advised the Western Province Rugby Football Union (WPRFU) that it was invoking its constitutional power to take administrative control of the Union.     The advice was provided...

Everything you need to know ahead of the Currie Cup Final

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Currie Cup will reach a thrilling conclusion in Pretoria on Saturday when the Bulls aim to win the title for the second consecutive season in a repeat of the 2020 final against the Sharks at Loftus...

Super Rugby Pacific format confirmed

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Super Rugby Pacific will kick off a new era for the world’s most exciting professional rugby competition next February with a 15-week regular season and a refreshed finals format, New Zealand...

The Five Sharks' Players Who Pose The Biggest Threat To The B&I Lions

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The British and Irish Lions face the Sharks on Wednesday evening at Ellis Park (6pm, BST) in what is their second tour match in South Africa.   While Warren Gatland's side cruised to a comfortable...

The Five Lions Who Pose The Biggest Threat To The B&I Lions

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The British and Irish Lions kick off their Tour in South Africa against their namesake The Lions on Saturday at Ellis Park.    Warren Gatland face arguably their weakest opposition in their...

Everything you need to know ahead of the PRO14 Rainbow Cup Final

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Bulls will be aiming to make history and land their first European trophy when they face Italian side Benetton in the Guinness PRO14 Rainbow Cup Final at the Stadio Di Comunale Monigo in Treviso on...

Sharks sign RWC winner Bongi Mbonambi

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Sharks have confirmed the signing of 2019 Rugby World Cup winner Bongi Mbonambi.        ‼️IT’S OFFICIAL‼️World Cup winning hooker, Bongi Mbonambi, will...

Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber explains Morne Steyn's test recall

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Morné Steyn is in line to experience the rare honour of facing the British & Irish Lions for a second time after claiming a recall to the Springbok squad featuring several Rugby World...

PRO14 Rainbow Cup SA Preview – Round 3

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The two unbeaten teams in the PRO14 Rainbow Cup SA – the Bulls and the Sharks – go head-to-head on Saturday, with another double-header of fixtures taking place in the third round of the competition.   Saturday’s...

Juan de Jongh returning to the Stormers?

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok centre Juan de Jongh is reportedly set to leave Wasps at the end of the season and is reportedly in ‘advanced negotiations to make a return to Western Province and the Stormers.   According...