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Blitzboks have to adapt quickly in New Zealand

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springbok Sevens will not only have to cope with the time difference and massive home support but also blending in a raft of new players at HSBC New Zealand Sevens in Hamilton this weekend.   These...

No return date set for Quade as Wallabies playmaker reveals road to RWC

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Quade Cooper says his rehabilitation from a ruptured Achilles has been “great”, but the playmaker “can’t say” when he will return to the playing field, writes theroar.     Cooper...

New Zealand Sevens draw announced

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Pivotal pool matches await the Black Ferns Sevens and All Blacks Sevens teams on day one of the hotly anticipated and final HSBC New Zealand Sevens in Hamilton on January 21-22.     The last...

Newcastle Falcons: Adam Radwan and Matias Moroni included for Leicester clash

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Adam Radwan and Matias Moroni come in for Newcastle Falcons on Saturday when they host Gallagher Premiership champions Leicester Tigers at Kingston Park Stadium.   Radwan starts on the right wing...

Gloucester Injury Report

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gloucester Rugby’s Head of Medical, Eoin Power, has issued an update following a run of injuries amongst squad. The Cherry & Whites sustained further blows to the side with both Santiago...

SLAR to transform into Super Rugby Americas

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Superliga Americana de Rugby (SLAR) is set to become Super Rugby Americas.   The league will feature the following teams:   Pampas XV (Argentina)   Dogos de Cordoba (Argentina)   Selknam...

Newcastle Falcons sign Argentina international Pedro Rubiolo

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina international Pedro Rubiolo has bolstered Newcastle Falcons’ forward options by joining on a two-and-a-half-year deal.   The 6 foot 3 forward is able to play in the back row or second...

Newcastle Falcons team to face Bath

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Trevor Davison makes his 100th appearance for Newcastle Falcons on Saturday when they travel to Bath in Gallagher Premiership action.   The 30-year-old was playing hooker for Blaydon RFC third...

American Raptors Rugby Joining New Competition in 2023

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The American Raptors are excited to announce joining the revamped Super Rugby Americas. Formerly known as SLAR, this new competition will include:  A competition between teams in North and South...

Wales lock Rowlands to miss Six Nations after shoulder surgery

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales lock Will Rowlands confirmed he will miss the Six Nations with a shoulder injury.   The Dragons second row is set to return in April after undergoing surgery on the injury sustained...