Saints bid farewell to Courtnall Skosan

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints can today confirm that Courtnall Skosan will leave the Club at the end of the 2022/23 season.   The winger – who has scored 19 tries in Black, Green and Gold –...


2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A look back at a key component of the game. The Lineout.  

Lions coach Van Rooyen heaps praise on match-winner Sanele Nohamba

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Though he gave credit to the entire team in their 29-25 United Rugby Championship (URC) win over the Bulls on Saturday at Loftus, Lions coach Ivan van Rooyen made special mention of Sanele Nohamba.  The...

Close encounters in South African URC derbies

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The DHL Stormers all but secured the South African Shield with a tense victory in Cape Town on Saturday, while the Emirates Lions kept their Vodacom United Rugby Championship playoff hopes alive in Pretoria...

Stormers want to keep ruthless instinct against Sharks in URC

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Despite the Sharks' recent struggles, coach Rito Hlungwani believes that they are a good side that could come right at any moment. The Stormers want to continue their ruthless form against South...

Pressure rises for South African sides in URC

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The pressure on the South African United Rugby Championship franchises will strike a new level this weekend as the competition hits the fourth-last pool round and the race for playoff spots moves up a...

Injuries force changes to Blitzbok squad for Vancouver

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

SA Rugby Sevens ‘A’ squad members Noegh Hayward and Gurshwin Wehr will join the Springbok Sevens team in Vancouver on Wednesday and will make their HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series debuts at...

Emirates Lions battle to hard-fought home win over Glasgow Warriors

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Emirates Lions produced a strong home performance to overcome Glasgow Warriors 35-24 in the Vodacom United Rugby Championship. Tries from Sanele Nohamba, Francke Horn, Manuel Rass, Edwill Van Der Merwe...

Hungry Lion Emmanuel Tshituka wants to feast on Glasgow

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Emmanuel Tshituka has stepped out of the shadow of older brother Vincent and into the vanguard of an Lions pack on the hunt for redemption when they host Franco Smith’s high-flying Glasgow Warriors...

Important URC points at stake in postponed fixtures

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Sharks and Lions will be determined to capitalise on their home ground advantage on Saturday when they take the field in their postponed round six United Rugby Championship fixtures against Ulster...