Wes Goosen to join Edinburgh ahead of the 2022/23 season

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh Rugby today completed the signing of Hurricanes winger Wes Goosen who will join the capital club ahead of the 2022/23 season.     Goosen, 26 – who was born...

Ealing Trailfinders sign highly-rated Australian flanker

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ealing Trailfinders have announced the signing of Australian flanker Carlo Tizzano.   The 22-year-old will join Ealing following three years in Sydney representing the NSW Waratahs in Super...

Edinburgh announce player departures

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

James Johnstone (centre), Ramiro Moyano (wing), Nathan Chamberlain (stand-off) and Sam Grahamslaw (prop) all move on, joining Ben Toolis, Magnus Bradbury and George Taylor (retired), whose departures have...

World Rugby U20 Championship and Trophy to return in 2023

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The international federation today announced that the men's World Rugby U20 Championship and World Rugby U20 Trophy would be organised in 2023 following three consecutive years without age-grade global...

Gaüzère hangs up the whistle

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Referee Pascal Gaüzère blew the final whistle yesterday, not only on the Lions vs Japan match, but also his refereeing career.    The 44 year-old Frenchman...

Junior Boks leap back into action in U20 International Series

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Junior Springboks will make a welcome return to the international stage for the first time since 2019 when they line up against Argentina, Georgia and Uruguay in a blockbuster four-round U20 International...

Young Kiwi flyer signed by Glasgow Warriors

1 year ago by Rugby Dump

Glasgow Warriors today announced that they've signed Super Rugby flyer and World Rugby U20 Championship winner Josh McKay ahead of the 2021/22 season. McKay is currently serving duty with the Crusaders. 

World Rugby U20 Championship Cancelled For 2021

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Rugby U20 Championship 2021 will not take place this year due to the ongoing impact of the global COVID-19 pandemic, World Rugby confirmed on Wednesday.   The tournament's organising...

The talented Mr. Richardson

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

During the Sharks’ valuable victory over Jake White’s Bulls last weekend, a number of players put their hands up. There is one name, however, which continues to be uttered with an ever-increasing...

Brad Thorn re-signs with Queensland

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Queensland Rugby Union has today announced Brad Thorn has re-signed as the St.George Queensland Reds head coach.    After guiding Queensland to their first Grand Final in nine years, Thorn...