Ardie Savea approaching 120 Hurricanes appearances

Ardie Savea approaching 120 Hurricanes appearances

For the third consecutive year, Ardie Savea has been named captain of the Hurricanes ahead of the 2023 DHL Super Rugby Pacific season.   Set to make his 120th appearance for the Hurricanes...

Payton Spencer, the heir to the thrown

Payton Spencer, the heir to the thrown

King Carlos, a name that terrified defences in Super Rugby and at test level. Carlos Spencer has handed the reigns over to his son, Payton who has been on the radar for some time and was recently signed...

Connacht Rugby: New two-year deal for Sam Illo

Connacht Rugby: New two-year deal for Sam Illo

Tighthead prop Sam Illo has renewed his contract for another two years, keeping him at Connacht Rugby until at least 2025.   Illo joined Connacht from Leinster in 2021 and has so far made 7 appearances....

Vermaak brings up DHL Stormers 50 in Belfast

Vermaak brings up DHL Stormers 50 in Belfast

Prop Ali Vermaak will play his 50th match for the DHL Stormers in the Vodacom United Rugby Championship encounter in Belfast on Friday night. The two teams will square off at 21h35 SA...

Scarlets team to play Vodacom Bulls

Scarlets team to play Vodacom Bulls

Aaron Shingler takes over the captain’s armband as the Scarlets return to BKT United Rugby Championship action against the Vodacom Bulls on Friday night (19:35; BBC Wales & Viaplay). With Jonathan...

South Africa to host next two World Rugby U20 Championships

South Africa to host next two World Rugby U20 Championships

South Africa will host the next two editions of the World Rugby U20 Championship, in 2023 and 2024, the global governing body and SA Rugby confirmed on Thursday, while Kenya was awarded the World Rugby...