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Rugby Australia set to implement hair-follicle drug tests

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby Australia may subject players to mandatory hair follicle testing to pick up traces of illicit drug use.     According to the Sydney Morning Herald, RA has been discussing the...

Sunwolves sign Wallabies loose forward McMahon

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby.com.au have revealed that Wallabies loose forward Sean McMahon has signed for the Sunwolves for the 2019 Super Rugby season.           McMahon has been linked with...

WATCH: Andrew Forrest explains Global Rapid Rugby

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Australian businessman and philanthropist Andrew 'Twiggy' Forrest talks about his new Asia-Pacific rugby tournament, Rapid Rugby, which will kick off in 2019 and have several law variations.         The...

Reds bolster 2019 squad

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Queensland Reds have signed National Rugby Championship (NRC) trio Harry Wilson, Efi Ma’afu and Will Eadie ahead of next year's Super Rugby season.  Hooker Ma’afu and winger Eadie...

Road To The NRC 2018 Semi-Finals

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

After seven rounds of entertaining rugby, this weekend sees the National Rugby Championship head into its semi-final stage as the Canberra Vikings, Fijian Drua, Western Force and Queensland Country are...

Manu Samoa names team for Northern Hemisphere tour

3 months ago by Manu Samoa

Manu Samoa's squad for the forthcoming Northern Hemisphere Tour in November this year has been named.   Head coach Steve Jackson has retained most of the old heads in the team with a number of new...

NRC Round 5 Highlights: Western Force vs Sydney Rays

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Western Force thrashed the Sydney Rays 63-15 in round 5 of the NRC. The Sydney Rays led 8-0 thanks to an early try and penalty, but the Western Forced stormed back with three tries before the break...

Romano & Ioane push for All Black Call Ups

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Luke Romano Crusaders lock Luke Romano put in another outstanding performance for Canterbury today as he continues to put his hand up for a test recall. He was impressive at lineout time making...

2018 NRC Round 4: Queensland Country vs Western Force

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A thriller of a game that saw the Force come out on tops due to a superb kicking display by Ian Prior who did not miss on the night with 6 from 6. Rocket Rod Davies and MArcel Brache both grabbed a brace...

John Mitchell's playing and coaching career

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the reports that John Mitchell is set to leave Blue Bulls and fix his eyes on a defence coach role in England, we take a look at the 54-year-old's playing and coaching career...