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Report: Beauden Barrett signs with Japanese Top League club

5 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Two time World Player of the Year Beauden Beauden has reportedly signed a multi-million-pound deal to join Top League side Suntory Sungoliath according to a report by Nik Simon in the...

Eddie Jones plans to lure Blues sensation Hoskins Sotutu to England - report

8 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

England boss Eddie Jones is reportedly keen to lure Blues' sensation Hoskin Sotutu to England after the highly rated and inform Auckland no.8 revealed that he qualifies for England via his mother.     The...

Western Force recruit experienced Wallabies

11 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Western force have annoucned the signing of Pekahou Cowan and Nick Frisby ahead of their opening Super Rugby AU game next week.    Cowan first joined the Western Force in 2006 as an...

Leicester Tigers confirm the departure of five players including Manu Tuilagi

11 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have confirmed the departure of five players including England centre Manu Tuilagi.     Leicester Tigers chief executive Andrea Pinchen confirmed that England stars Tuilagi...

Brumbies and Rebels name their lines up for their opening Super Rugby AU match

12 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Brumbies and Melbourne Rebels kick off their Super Rugby AU season with a clash at GIO Stadium on Saturday.   Brumbies coach Dan McKellar has handed homegrown talent, Mack Hansen,...

Australian players accept 30% pay cut

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

According to Skysports.com, it is reported that Australian rugby players have accepted a 30% pay cut which will last until the end of September.   Rob Clarke, chief executive of Rugby Australia...

Reds and Waratahs name their sides for Super Rugby AU opener

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

St.George Queensland Reds head coach Brad Thorn has named his team for Friday’s Vodafone Super Rugby AU season opener against New South Wales at Suncorp Stadium. In a reshuffled forward pack,...

10 Great Sledges in Rugby

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fans and players love a good verbal joust on the pitch from time to time. While more common in the sphere of, say, cricket, a bit of sledging is no foreign concept on the rugby field. We take a look at...

The coaching staff the new Billionaire investors at Béziers could turn to

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Billionaire investors from the United Arab Emirates are set to takeover PROD2 side Beziers and along with a star-studded list of players linked with the club, the side are set to be boosted by a world...

On This Day in 2013, George North lifts Israel Folau on his shoulders

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Seven Years ago to the day, British and Irish Lions star George North shocked the rugby world when hoisted Australian giant Israel Folau over his shoulder and carried him backwards.   North...