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Wallabies trio sign for Rebels

4 days ago by Melbourne Rebels

The Melbourne Rebels have added an international quartet to their squad with the signings of Matt Philip, Billy Meakes, Richard Hardwick and Tayler Adams ahead of the 2018 Super Rugby season. Wallabies...

Tuesday Morning Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Semesa Rokoduguni called up to England squad Semesa Rokoduguni has been called up into the England squad and replaces Elliot Daly, who was withdrawn from the squad after picking up a knee injury on...

13 New Zealanders named in 26-man Barbarians squad to play All Black

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Barbarians coach Robbie Deans has named thirteen New Zealanders in his 26-man Barbarians squad to play the All Blacks at Twickenham on Saturday.   The squad includes former All Blacks...

Highlights: Shuttles vs Verblitz

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toyota Verblitz claimed a 33-24 win over Toyota Shuttles in the Top League series. Both teams crossed for tries and conversions in the first half with Toyota Verblitz scoring the first...

Wednesday Evening Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht Rugby confirm that Eroni Vasiteri signing will not proceed Connacht Rugby have announced that Fiji centre Eroni Vasiteri's signing will not proceed due to his eye-gouging suspension.   Vasiteri...

Top League to trim 2018 season ahead of World Cup

1 month ago by Japan Rugby

The Japanese Top League will adopt a shorter season next year to allow players for the national team more time to prepare for the 2019 Rugby World Cup, the Japan Rugby Football Union revealed Wednesday.    Teams...

Juan Smith retires

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Springboks, Free State Cheetahs and Toulon flanker Juan Smith has announced that he is set to retire from all forms of rugby.   The 2007 World Cup winner is currently plying his trade in...

Highlights: Ricoh Black Rams vs Toyota Verblitz

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Verblitz edged the Black Rams 12-6 in round 7 of the Japanese Top League. Two Black Rams penalties saw the hosts into a 6-0 lead, but Verblitz kicked a drop goal and penalty just before...

WATCH: Gio Aplon's brilliant sidestepping in Japan

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

It did not take Gio Aplon long to make his mark on Verblitz's match against Spears in the Top League this weekend as the former Springboks scored his first of three tries in the 17th minute.    The...