Wallaby players vote against taking a knee for BLM movement and explain why

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following a unanimous vote by the players, the Wallabies have ruled out taking a knee during the national anthem in support of the Black Lives Matter movement in next Saturday’s Bledisloe Cup Test...

Tri-Nations Launched Following South Africa's withdrawal

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

SANZAAR has announced today that the South African team will not travel to Australia to play in The Rugby Championship 2020 against Argentina, Australia and New Zealand. Due to several factors, including...

Dates, times and venues confirmed for the 2020 Rugby Championship

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

SANZAAR and tournament hosts, Rugby Australia, have today announced a revised draw for the 2020 Rugby Championship. The 12-match tournament will now be played across seven weeks with Australia’s...

REPORT: Dave Rennie to hand out at least three starting debuts against the All Blacks

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dave Rennie will start three uncapped Queensland Reds players when he names his first matchday 23 to face the All Blacks on Sunday.   This is according to a report by Sam Phillips and Tom Decent...

The greatest Bledisloe Cup game of all time: Sydney, 2000

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A chord of excitement was struck early on 15 July 2000 and reverberated through the Antipodes, rising patiently and with strength, like a great bubble, as members of a 109 874 crowd filed into Stadium...

Cheika awaits permission to join Pumas

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Michael Cheika has been barred from joining the Argentinians in camp, pending an application which now rests with Sanzaar and the New South Wales government. The complication has arisen as a result of...

Watch: SuperFan Saturday Highlights Bulls v Sharks

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highlights from the SuperFan Saturday match between the Blue Bulls and the Sharks at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria       (Photo by Sydney Seshibedi/Gallo Images)            

Michael Cheika lands Pumas coaching gig

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina has taken on Cheika as an external advisor during the Rugby Championship.   Cheika and Pumas coach Mario Ledesma have worked together before, Ledesma having been an assistant coach for...

Rugby Championship 2020 - Fixtures

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The schedule for the Rugby Championship has been released causing a bit of a bit of a stir with New Zealand Rugby claiming not to be entirely happy with the schedule and the Springboks yet to confirm their...

All Blacks 7s and Black Ferns 7s crowned World Series champions

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks Sevens and Black Ferns Sevens players have received their World Series-winning medals, trophies and a slew of awards announced by World Rugby.     CHAMPIONS! Your HSBC World Rugby...