Doug Howlett
Doug Howlett

Doug Howlett

21st Sep 1978 1.85m/93kg Left Wing

Peter O’Mahony Steps Down After Over 10 Years As Munster Captain

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster Rugby can confirm that Peter O’Mahony has made the decision to step down as squad captain after over 10 years leading the province. O’Mahony first captained Munster in a competitive...

Retallick starts final ahead of Whitelock - New Zealand name team to play South Africa

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand head coach Ian Foster has named his match-day 23 to face South Africa at Stade de France on Saturday, with one change to the starting line-up from the semi-final against Argentina and one among...

RSAvNZ: It's Never Been Easy For The Boks

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks have won 37% of their 103 previous men’s Tests against New Zealand, which by far the best win rate of any team. In fact, they are the only team to have won even one third of their...

Julian Savea on brink of historic record

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hurricanes wing Julian Savea is one try away from being the most prolific try scorer in Super Rugby Pacific history. He will have the chance to make the record his own with the Hurricanes still to play...

Super Rugby Countdown: 20 Classic Tries

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Throughout the years we've bore witness to tantalizing tries that have been embedded in our minds as try-scoring machines bulldoze their way to the scoring line.   To refresh your memory, here...

History: Maori All Blacks and Ireland

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The history of the Māori All Blacks versus Ireland or Irish teams is short yet significant.     In 1888-89, some twenty-two years before the official formation of a New Zealand Māori side...

Victor Vito and Michael Ala'alatoa on the verge of joining an exclusive Champions Cup club

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Victor Vito and Michael Ala'alatoa could join an elite list of players who have won the Champions Cup and Super Rugby title this weekend.       Leinster and La Rochelle lock...

MUST-SEE: Julian Savea has still got it

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

At the age of 31, Julian Savea has still got it!   The powerful former All Black is still producing standout moments for the Hurricanes in Super Rugby Pacific with his trademark carries.   Watch...

Watch: Christian Cullen makes his test debut 25 years ago today

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

25 years ago today, the rugby world was introduced to a legend of the game with young fullback Christian Cullen making his test debut against Samoa.   Cullen was cleared to make his debut on...

Israel Folau linked with a return to union with TOP14 clubs interested

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Wallabies and Waratahs' fullback Israel Folau could make a return to rugby union according to reports in France.   Folau left rugby union after his contract with Rugby Australia and the Waratahs...