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The Legendary (and Violent) 1974 British & Irish Lions Tour of South Africa

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 70s: a decade largely remembered for questionable hairstyles, economic uncertainty, social upheaval and the Bee Gees. In rugby terms, however, it was the stage of one of the most controversial sporting...

Live wire World Cup Winner Signs A New Deal

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Numerous Springboks' have left South African shores since South Africa's triumph in Japan last year.   However, the Stormers have been given a boost with their live wire halfback Herschel Jantjies...

World Cup winner and Bath stalwart Louw to retire

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Francois Louw is into his ninth season with Bath but has revealed this will be his final year at the Recreation Ground.     Rugby World Cup winner Francois Louw has announced he will retire...

Edinburgh sign promising South African straight out of school

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh have today confirmed the signing of South African centre Jordan Venter.     The 17-year-old will link-up with the capital club in December 2020 following the conclusion of the...

Pieter-Steph du Toit claims top SA Rugby award

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Pieter-Steph du Toit capped off phenomenal 2019 season when he added the prestigious SA Rugby Player of the Year award to his World Rugby Player of the Year accolade.   Rassie Erasmus and the Springboks...

England complete coaching team ahead of 2020 Six Nations

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men's head coach Eddie Jones has completed his coaching team ahead of the 2020 Six Nations with the appoints of Simon Amor and Matt Proudfoot as his new assistant coaches.   Proudfoot and...

Bok stars commit to Stormers

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Cup-winning captain Siya Kolisi is one of eight Springboks who have signed contract extensions with Western Province Rugby and will play for the Stormers in 2020 and beyond.     World...

Stormers confirm coaching team for 2020

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The coaching team that will work alongside Stormers Head Coach John Dobson in the 2020 Super Rugby season has been confirmed.     Experienced Team Manager Chippie Solomon, Strength and Conditioning...

Rumour Mill

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

We take a look at some of the top rumours and reports doing the rounds in the Rugby World.     Nakawara to leave Paris?       View this post on Instagram     What...

Stormers set to lose lock Cobus Wiese to Saracens

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Young utility forward Cobus Wiese is in advanced negotiations with Premiership giants Saracens to sign a five-year deal with the European champions, reports claim.     According to rugby365,...