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Nigel Owens handed a key role amid a significant shake-up in the officiating of the URC

11 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nigel Owens has been handed a key role amid a significant shake-up in the officiating of the United Rugby Championship.     The URC Independent Referee Selection Panel will include Nigel Owens...

Video: a look back at the old Springbok Nike jerseys

17 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

  SA Rugby have announced a six-year deal with sports manufacturing giant Nike from 2023.   The deal will include the 2023 and 2027 Rugby World Cups and sees the famous Swoosh...

VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: Stormers v Connacht Rugby

18 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Stormers got the defence of their United Rugby Championship title off to a winning start with a 38-15 home victory over Connacht in round 2. The Stormers struck first with a try just four minutes in...

Foster warns champions New Zealand have 'quite a bit left in this tank'

20 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ian Foster warned New Zealand have "quite a bit left in this tank" after they retained their Rugby Championship title on Saturday.   The All Blacks thrashed Australia 40-14 at Eden Park on...

South Africa believed but 'came up short' as Nienaber sees Rugby Championship hopes slip away

20 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa head coach Jacques Nienaber accepts his team have plenty of room for improvement with just under a year to go until their Rugby World Cup defence gets under way.   The Springboks...