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Facts and matchups | Hurricanes v Chiefs

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Hurricanes and Chiefs face off in the 2nd Super Rugby Pacific semi-final, with the two sides playing out to a thrilling 20-17 win to the hosts last month.   Facts -The Blues have won all three...

Brumbies centre Tamati Tua on the Blues

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

For Tamati Tua, the rivalry with the Blues runs well beyond a place in the Super Rugby Pacific Final.   Tua grew up in Kaitaia at the top of New Zealand, five hours north of Auckland, with...

Gareth Anscombe to Gloucester

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

loucester Rugby is delighted to announce the signing of experienced fly-half, Gareth Anscombe, for the 2024/25 season. Anscombe, born in New Zealand, made his senior debut for Auckland Rugby in 2010,...

WATCH: Rugby's first mic'd up player

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bristol Bears flanker Steven Luatua made history by becoming the first ever Premiership Rugby player to be mic'd up in a game.  Now 32, Luatua has seen more than most on the professional...

Steven Luatua first to wear player mic in sold-out Bristol Bears V Bath Derby

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bristol Bears flanker Steven Luatua will make history by becoming the first ever Premiership Rugby player to be mic'd up in a game. TNT Sports viewers will get a never-seen-before take of the ex-All Blacks...