Rugby Australia and World Rugby bolster support for Bushfire Recovery Appeal

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby Australia has today bolstered its fundraising activity for the relief and recovery effort in the wake of the devastating Australian bushfires with five dollars ($5) from all ticket purchases for...

Jesse Parahi and Tom Connor re-sign for Australia 7s

2 years ago by Australian Rugby

The Australian Sevens squad has been bolstered with another two re-signings with veteran Jesse Parahi and rising star Tom Connor both committing to the program until the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.   Parahi’s...

Friday Morning Round Up

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Vince Aso re-signs with the Hurricanes Hurricanes utility back Vince Aso has penned a new two-year deal with the Hurricanes through to 2020.   The 23-year-old has reportedly turned down...

Aussie 7s to part ways with Andy Friend

2 years ago by Australian Rugby

Rugby Australia has confirmed Australian Men’s Sevens Coach Andy Friend will not have his contract renewed after it expires in July. Friend, who guided the Aussie men to a drought-breaking tournament...

Drew Mitchell calls his own try with earpiece and mic for Classic Wallabies

2 years ago by Rugby Dump

Former Wallabies winger Drew Mitchell was grilled on the Fox Sports player mic during the Classic Wallabies vs Classic Fijians game at the Sydney 7s tournament over the weekend, and it was comedy gold....

Weekend Round Up

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Despite no Pro 14, Champions Cup and Aviva Premiership taking place this weekend, there was plenty of action happening around the world.    Sydney 7s Australia men and women 7s side's starred...

Australia's Men and Women dominate with a clean sweep of the Sydney 7s

2 years ago by Rugby Dump

Australia had a Sydney 7s to remember as both the Men's and Women's teams came out victorious, with the former surprising the competition by picking up their first tournament win since 2012. They beat...

Wednesday Evening Round Up

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

John Muldoon to retire at the end of this season Connacht Captain John Muldoon has announced that following 17 years with the province, he is to retire at the end of the 2017/18 season.   Muldoon...

Tuesday Evening Round Up

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

London Irish trio pen new deals Double World Rugby U20 title winner Danny Hobbs-Awoyemi, fly-half Theo Brophy-Clews & academy graduate Tom Fowlie  have signed a contract extension...

Friday Evening Round Up

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Matthew Morgan signs new deal at Cardiff Blues Full-back Matthew Morgan has signed a new deal to remain at Arms Park for next season.   Morgan was set to come out of contract in the...