Rugby World Cup: David vs Goliath - RWC 2011 France v Tonga

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Relive the classic Rugby World Cup 2011 encounter between France and Tonga.      

The Bulls add a clause in Jake White's contract to avoid another John Mitchell situation

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Earlier this week the Bulls announced that former World Cup-winning head coach Jake White has joined the union as the side's new director of Rugby. Since winning the Rugby World Cup with the Springboks,...

Post World Cup 2019 Retirees XV

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saying farewell isn't easy particularly when you have spent your life working towards the goal of representing your country but this was the decision several of test rugby’s leading lights made after...

Top Points Scorer In Test Rugby History Per Nation

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sharpshooters and backline generals. We take a look at test rugby's point machines and best placekickers in test match rugby history.    We take a look at the top scorers from some of...

Could Other Nations Follow New Zealand In Launching Or Re-Launching International 'A' Teams?

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

On Tuesday, New Zealand Rugby revealed that there will be a new high-performance team that will assemble this year and undertake a mini-tour of Northern Hemisphere venues. The new side dubbed the...

Borthwick: England omitted Vunipola due to 6 Nations camp-based environment

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Steve Borthwick says Mako Vunipola was stood down on medical advice due to England's 24/7 "camp-based environment" - insisting the prop has not been placed in self-isolation amid...

Saracens respond to concerns over Mako Vunipola

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Concerns over the increasing spread of coronavirus prompted England to withdraw Mako Vunipola from their squad for Saturday’s Six Nations fixture against Wales, however, the prop trained with Saracens...

Eddie Jones trims his squad ahead Wales clash

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has trimmed his squad by seven players ahead of the clash with Wayne Pivac's Wales on Saturday. A 34-man squad was named on Monday to train ahead of the round four...

CONFIRMED: Vunipola in self-isolation as coronavirus precaution

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Mako Vunipola's absence for England's Six Nations clash against Wales is because he is in self-isolation as a precaution against the coronavirus, the Rugby Football Union (RFU) has confirmed.     The...

Vunipola ruled out of Wales clash for 'medical reasons'

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Mako Vunipola is unavailable for England's crunch Six Nations clash against Wales.     Saracens prop Vunipola was absent for England's win over Ireland last time out as he was in Tonga...