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STATS & FACTS: Scotland vs South Africa

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A look at 20 Scotland vs South Africa Stats and Facts ahead of Saturday’s third Test in Edinburgh.         1. This will be the 27th meeting between Scotland and...

Referee John Lacey to retire from test officiating

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Irish international referee John Lacey has decided to retire from test officiating to take up a high performance referee coaching and talent identification role with the Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU).   The...

Rugby's Biggest Upset to Hit the Big Screen

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Japan’s incredible 34-32 victory over South Africa in their 2015 Rugby World Cup pool clash is to be made into a movie, according to Kyodo News.   Kyodo News has revealed that the story...

England to play in Newcastle before heading to Japan

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England Rugby have confirmed that they will play a home Test match in Newcastle for the first time as the 2019 Quilter Internationals were announced today.Eddie Jones’ side will play four warm-up...

USA Men's squad named for RWC 7s

6 months ago by USA Rugby

USA Rubgy have named their squad to compete at the Rugby World Cup Sevens, with Eight of the starting 12 being 2016 Rio Olympians with three having suited up for Rugby World Cup 2015 (15s), bringing substantial...

Visser calls time on his Test career

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland wing Tim Visser today announced his decision to retire from international rugby.    Born in Zeewolde, Netherlands, Visser scored 14 tries in 33 appearances in a five-year spell for...

Monday Evening Round Up

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Connacht Rugby announce the signing of Robin Copeland Connacht Rugby and the IRFU have announced that back row Robin Copeland will join the province at the end of the current season on a two year...

Eddie Jones in line to replace Michael Cheika

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

According to Fox Sports writer Christy Doran England head coach Eddie Jones remains in Rugby Australia's plans to replace Wallabies coach Michael Chieka despite being contracted with England through...

Tuesday Evening Round-Up

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks have confirmed that No. 8 Duane Vermeulen has been ruled out of South Africa's three-match series against France. Full story Top 14 side Bordeaux-Begles have announced the signing...

Monday Evening Round Up

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks have confirmed that No. 8 Duane Vermeulen and centre Damian de Allende have been ruled out of the first Test because of injury, while Lionel Mapoe is a doubtful starter. Full story     Exeter...