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Referee Raynal breaks silence on Bledisloe Cup call

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

French referee Mathieu Raynal is standing his ground in the face of severe criticism following his game-changing decision in the recent opening Bledisloe Cup clash between the Wallabies and All Blacks...

All Blacks on brink of Rugby Championship title after emphatic win

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand closed in on a third successive Rugby Championship title by beating Australia 40-14 in Auckland on Saturday.   New Zealand put one hand on the Rugby Championship trophy with...

Angus Bell scores 'Test rugby's first ever own-try'

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Australian prop Angus Bell may have scored the first own try in test rugby history in the second Bledisloe Cup test match.   Stand-in All Blacks captain Sam Whitelock looked to carry the ball over...

The Breakdown – Springboks hoping for Australia favour against New Zealand

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand and South Africa are level on points ahead of facing Australia and Argentina in the final round of Rugby Championship games.   The final round of Rugby Championship fixtures are upon...

Injuries force a reshuffle of Saturday's All Blacks squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks selectors Ian Foster, Joe Schmidt and Jason Ryan have announced the match-day 23 for this week’s Lipovitan-D Rugby Championship Test against Australia at Eden Park in Auckland.     Injuries...

Defeat drops Wallabies further down World Rugby Men’s Rankings

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Australia’s last-gasp defeat to New Zealand in Melbourne last week has dropped them to a new low of ninth in the World Rugby Men’s Rankings     The Wallabies looked to have...

Australia 37-39 New Zealand: All Blacks snatch last-gasp win in Bledisloe Cup all-time classic

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand squandered an 18-point lead before recovering to snatch a dramatic 39-37 victory over Australia as they moved a step closer to winning the Rugby Championship.     The...

Watch: Australia challenge the haka in Bledisloe I

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Australia challenged the haka ahead of their opening game of the 2022 Bledisloe Cup.   James Slipper and Allan Alaalatoa lead the Wallabies' challenge of the haka ahead of their clash with New Zealand...

The Rugby Championship: The Breakdown - Round 5

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The penultimate round of Rugby Championship fixtures are upon us and it is all to play for with every side having won two and lost two of their opening four games. An inconsistent New Zealand side...

Foley returns for Wallabies as veteran relishes All Blacks clash

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bernard Foley is relishing "one more crack" at international rugby after the experienced fly-half was picked by Australia to face New Zealand in Thursday's Bledisloe Cup clash. After three years out of...