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Over 34 million fans tune into URC as debut season sets new broadcast records

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Over 34 million fans tuned into the inaugural United Rugby Championship season as the league set a number of major broadcast records in its first campaign.     With records set for the season-long...

1 month until URC 2022-23 kick-off

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2022-23 URC begins in exactly one month, bringing viewers the best of Celtic, Italian and South African club rugby.    The old format had a vigorous injection last season with the introduction...

Mesake Doge and Iosefo Masi are headed for Super Rugby in 2023

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Fijian Drua have today announced the signing of Flying Fijians prop Mesake Doge and Tokyo Olympics 7s Gold Medalist Iosefo Masi for the next two Super Rugby Pacific seasons.     The...

United Rugby Championship 2022/23 Kick-Off Times Confirmed

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The URC have confirmed the kick-off times for all 18 rounds of the United Rugby Championship for the 2022/23 season.   Glasgow Warriors will bookend the start and finish of the regular...

Gareth Williams joins Scarlets as defence coach

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scarlets can confirm that Gareth Williams has joined the senior coaching team as defence coach.   Williams will take over the role from Hugh Hogan who leaves the Scarlets after one season.   Williams,...

Every United Rugby Championship Clubs New Signing Ahead Of The 2022/23 Season

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The United Rugby Championship sides have kicked off the pre-season ahead of the second season of the competition with some new faces in the squads.   We run you through every signing...

2022/23 United Rugby Championship Fixtures Announced

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The second United Rugby Championship season kicks off in 50 days’ time with the league ready to build upon an enormously successful first campaign that saw the Stormers claim the inaugural URC title.     All...

Tonga qualify for World Cup after dismissing Hong Kong

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tonga have secured their place at the 2023 Rugby World Cup after beating Asian champions Hong Kong.     The Tongans romped to a 44-22 win in the Asia/Pacific play-off on Saturday at Australia's...

Los Pumas Squad: Captain Julian Montoya fit to tackle Wallabies

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina have been boosted by the return to fitness of captain Julian Montoya and halfbacks Tomas Cubelli and Nicolas Sanchez.   Los Pumas head coach Michael Cheika included...

Olowofela join Nottingham Rugby ahead of the 2022/23 season

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jordan Olowofela will join Nottingham Rugby ahead of the 2022/23 season.   The outside-back made 41 senior appearances for Leicester Tigers since his senior debut in 2017 after graduating from the...