275213_100002908945441_1598230740_n

Stats and Facts: New Zealand v Australia

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks and Wallabies meet for the second week in a row as the pair face off at Eden Park on Sunday.   After a thrilling 16 apiece draw in Wellington, the clash at Eden Park is definitely...

Manu Vunipola to face off against his cousins as Saracens trio join the Barbarians

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A trio of Saracens are the latest names to be announced for Barbarian F.C. for the forthcoming Quilter Cup against England on Sunday 25 October.   Jackson Wray and Manu Vunipola will...

Stats and Facts: Exeter Chiefs v Racing 92

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saturday sees the Champions Cup final between Exeter Chiefs and Racing 92 in Bristol as the sides will battle it out to become the 12th club to win the title.     Here are 13 stats and facts...

How Dean Ryan's Dragons Could Line Up With Jamie Roberts and Nick Tompkins

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

There has been quite a bit of movement in Gwent with Director of Rugby Dean Ryan bolstering the side in key areas that could take them to a new level as the return of the PRO14 draws nearer.     The...

Top Stories of the Week

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Six Nations respond to Fiji claims that they are joining the tournament   Following the Fijian Rugby Union's claim that the Flying Fijians are on the verge of joining the Six Nations...

Leicester Tigers have found Telusa Veainu's replacement

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have confirmed the signing of Fijian fullback Kini Murimurivalu who joins the club from La Rochelle.   Murimurivalu joins the club following the departure of Telusa Veainu...

Player to watch in Super Rugby Aotearoa - Shannon Frizell

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders snatching victory from the gaping jaws of defeat against Chiefs will go down as the highlight of Round 6. Through sheer bloody-mindedness and the courage to express their attacking skills,...

Cult Figure Taumalolo Returns To Hawke's Bay

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tongan International and former Chiefs' Super Rugby winner, Sona Taumalolo has signed with Hawke’s Bay for the upcoming Mitre 10 Cup season.   One of Hawke’s Bays favorite sons of...

Leicester Tigers confirm the departure of five players including Manu Tuilagi

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have confirmed the departure of five players including England centre Manu Tuilagi.   Leicester Tigers chief executive Andrea Pinchen confirmed that England stars Tuilagi and...

10 Great Sledges in Rugby

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fans and players love a good verbal joust on the pitch from time to time. While more common in the sphere of, say, cricket, a bit of sledging is no foreign concept on the rugby field. We take a look at...