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Meet the new Springboks

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the team announcement from Rassie Erasmus with his squad to face Australia on Saturday, he has confirmed an unfamiliar trio in the nation's matchday squad list.     We take...

Sharks & Bulls look to bounce back in round two of the Currie Cup

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

We headed are headed into the second weekend of the Currie Cup and while it is still early doors, a team like Western Province could stamp their authority on the competition.   The men from the...

Cheetahs sign four new players for the Pro14

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Free State Cheetahs have confirmed the signing of four new players for the upcoming PRO14, namely utility back, Rhyno Smith, loose-forward, Chris Massyn, centre, Chris Smit, and hooker, Wilmar...

RIP James Small (1969-2019)

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Springbok wing James Small, a member of the 1995 Rugby World Cup winning squad, has died suddenly from a heart attack on Wednesday.   The 50-year-old Small was rushed to hospital in Johannesburg...

Monday Morning Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Charlie Mulchrone signs a short-term deal with Quins   The Harlequins announced that Charlie Mulchrone has signed a playing contract extension, which will keep him at the Club until the end of the...

John Dobson names Western Province's Currie Cup squad

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Western Province Head Coach John Dobson and his management team have confirmed their 36-man squad for the 2019 Currie Cup season. Western Province will face the Bulls, Golden Lions and Pumas at Newlands,...

EW Viljoen agrees switch to Leicester Tigers

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have agreed the signing of EW Viljoen from the Stormers in Super Rugby.     The South African outside-back has represented his country at schoolboy and Under-20s level and...

Toulouse sign Blitzboks star on a short-term deal

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Blitzboks star Werner Kok will join Top 14 champions Toulouse for a four-month stint as a World Cup in July. Kok’s status a medical joker means that he will provide cover between July and November...

Edinburgh sign South African scrumhalf Nic Groom

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh have continued to strengthen their squad ahead of next season with the signing of South African scrum-half, Nic Groom.   Groom, 29, joins from Super Rugby side Lions and brings a wealth...

Ten years on, where are the 2009 Emerging Springboks now?

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

On the 23rd of June 2009, the Emerging Springboks piled the pressure on the British and Irish Lions, after the tourist lost the opening test to the Springboks, as they picked up 13 all draw.     We...