Over 34 million fans tune into URC as debut season sets new broadcast records

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Over 34 million fans tuned into the inaugural United Rugby Championship season as the league set a number of major broadcast records in its first campaign.     With records set for the season-long...

Early Christmas present as Chris Smit signs for Vodacom Bulls

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Christmas has come early as the Vodacom Bulls unwrapped their latest addition to their playing squad with the arrival of versatile backline player, Chris Smit.   The 27-year-old, who plays at both...

1 month until URC 2022-23 kick-off

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2022-23 URC begins in exactly one month, bringing viewers the best of Celtic, Italian and South African club rugby.    The old format had a vigorous injection last season with the introduction...

Mesake Doge and Iosefo Masi are headed for Super Rugby in 2023

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Fijian Drua have today announced the signing of Flying Fijians prop Mesake Doge and Tokyo Olympics 7s Gold Medalist Iosefo Masi for the next two Super Rugby Pacific seasons.     The...

Meet the Munster Coaches | Denis Leamy

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hear from Denis Leamy for his first interview since becoming Munster Rugby Defence Coach this summer.  

Canan Moodie earns first Springbok call-up as backline cover

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Talented former Junior Springbok utility back Canan Moodie has been called up to the Springbok squad as cover at wing and will join the group in Johannesburg on Monday evening.     Moodie’s...

United Rugby Championship 2022/23 Kick-Off Times Confirmed

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The URC have confirmed the kick-off times for all 18 rounds of the United Rugby Championship for the 2022/23 season.   Glasgow Warriors will bookend the start and finish of the regular...

Smit and Venter extend with Stormers

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Centre Cornel Smit and hooker Andre-Hugo Venter are the latest talented young players to sign contract extensions with the Stormers.   Both Smit and Venter have made the step-up to senior...

Marcell Coetzee claims top awards at the Bulls 2021/22 Player Awards ceremony

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blue Bulls Company hosted a glamorous blue carpet Player Awards ceremony at Heartfelt Arena, Tshwane, on Wednesday evening where players, coaches, board members, staff, sponsors and other stakeholders...