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NZ's Super Rugby Pacific Franchises to Have Referee Allocated to Each Team

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

As part of a New Zealand Rugby initiative, referees from the New Zealand pool of Super Rugby referees no longer have to train alone.       They can train alongside teams during their...

Dream XV: The International stars of the new Japanese League

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The new Japanese club competition kicks off this weekend under the new name, the Japan Rugby League One.   We take a look at the international stars that will light up the tournament in the top...

Revised Super Rugby Pacific draw confirmed

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

A blockbuster local derby between Moana Pasifika and the Blues at Mt Smart Stadium in Auckland on Friday 18 February 2022 will kick-off a revised Super Rugby Pacific draw announced by joint venture partners...

The New Zealand and Moana Pasifika Super Rugby Pacific 2022 squads

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Returning star power, some familiar faces from the past join a cast of exciting young rookies in New Zealand's five 2022 Super Rugby Pacific squads announced today.     CLICK HERE TO VIEW...

Hurricanes 2022 Super Rugby Pacific squad announced

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hurricanes Head Coach Jason Holland has announced his squad ahead of the 2022 Super Rugby Pacific competition.   11 players are in line to make their Hurricanes debut when the competition kicks...

2022 Super Rugby Pacific Match Schedule Revealed

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby Australia and New Zealand Rugby have today announced the match draw for the 2022 Super Rugby Pacific tournament. The exciting new 12-team format will see the incumbent five Australian teams and five...

Super Rugby Pacific: Getting to Know Moana Pasifika

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Super Rugby newcomers Moana Pasifika will enter their debut season next year with former All Blacks centre Aaron Mauger at the helm.       Mauger, who played 45 Tests...

New Zealand Rugby announces new four-team women's competition

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand Rugby has announced a new four-team women's competition for March 2022 called Super Rugby Aupiki.     The Blues, Chiefs and Hurricanes, as well as a combined South Island team...

Ex-All Black takes charge of Moana Pacifika

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former All black centre Aaron Mauger is set to take charge of the newest addition to Super Rugby, Moana Pacifika.    The team will be based in Auckland and has been set up in order to...

Previous Suspensions For Kicks To The Head

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks fullback Jordie Barrett will be free to play against Argentina this weekend after a SANZAAR Judicial Committee Hearing found him not guilty of contravening Law 9.11 after he was...