Top 14

Cheslin Kolbe to light up Tokyo Olympics?

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok speedster Cheslin Kolbe has enjoyed rich success over the past 12 months winning the Top 14 with Toulouse as well as the Rugby Championship and Rugby World Cup with the Springbok, however, he...

Champions Cup Preview

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Champions Cup gets underway on Friday the 15th of November and although it is starting a little later than usual, there is no doubt that it will be jammed packed with action.      With...

Heyneke Meyer resigns with immediate effect

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Springbok coach and Director of Rugby at Stade Francais, Heyneke Meyer, has resigned from his position at the Top 14 club with immediate effect.   Stade Francais have won 2 from their 9 opening...

Racing 92 send out a warning to Saracens with Paris Derby romp

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Racing 92 face off against Saracens in the opening round of the Champions Cup.    The final Champions Cup fixture of the opening weekend is billed to be an entertaining one as an under-fire...

Rugby League side Toronto Wolfpack target England centre Manu Tuilagi

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England and Leicester Tigers centre Manu Tuilagi is the next high-profile rugby union star to be targeted by Toronto Wolfpack according to a report by Ross Heppenstall at the Telegraph.     The...

All Blacks give Steve Hansen and co. a fitting farewell

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand put on a show in Steve Hansen's last game in charge, Ben Smith scoring two of their six tries in an emphatic win.     Ben Smith marked his swansong with a double as New Zealand...

Rugby World Cup 2019: New Zealand 40-17 Wales

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ben Smith marked his swansong with a double as New Zealand ended the Steve Hansen era by hammering Wales 40-17 in an entertaining Rugby World Cup third-place play-off.     The All Blacks...

Vahaamahina given six-week ban for quarter-final red card

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sebastien Vahaamahina has been handed a six-week ban following his red card in the Rugby World Cup quarter-final between France and Wales.     The France second row was dismissed for...

Lyon's unbeaten start halted at Clermont

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Lyon's unbeaten start to the Top 14 season came to a halt as Jake McIntyre's boot helped Clermont Auvergne to a 24-15 victory on Sunday.     The visitors, who played over half an hour with...

Diaby red proves costly as Bordeaux beaten by Brive

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bordeaux-Begles could lose ground on Top 14 leaders Lyon after slipping to their second defeat in three matches at Brive.   Mahamadou Diaby's ninth-minute dismissal proved decisive as Christophe...