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Super Rugby Team of the Season (so far)

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the Super Rugby season put on hold after 7 rounds, SANZAAR have released their team of the season (so far)   Using the Opta Index the team has been announced. The Index allows genuine opportunities...

Where are they now? Every World Rugby Junior Player of the Year since 2008

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Rugby Under 20 Championship draws plenty of interest each year as we get a glimpse of what is to come in the future of the game with the best players in the World under the age of the 20 going...

Super Rugby’s Most Lethal Attackers & Stalwart Defenders

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

With Super Rugby on ice for the time being, we examine the stats to determine who has stood out in the past 7 rounds on defence and attack.   Crusaders' flank Tom Christie has proved himself to...

Coronavirus: Super Rugby to be suspended following weekend action

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2020 Super Rugby season will be suspended following the weekend's matches, SANZAAR has announced.     The rugby union competition was one of the few still going ahead across the globe...

Super Rugby Round 7 Wrap-Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hurricanes v Chiefs Jordie Barrett landed a penalty at the death to give the Hurricanes victory in Hamilton on Friday evening. The game was a solid contest from the beginning with both teams well matched...

Wright, Kata inspire rout in final Super Rugby game before hiatus

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Brumbies eased past Australian rivals the Waratahs 47-14 in the final game before the Super Rugby hiatus due to coronavirus. SANZAAR announced the competition would be paused following this weekend's...

How rugby has been impacted by the outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19)

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A number of games across multiple leagues have been impacted by the outbreak of the coronavirus.   The sporting calendar over the next few weeks looks extremely bare as events continue to...

Super Rugby Round 7 - Games To Look Forward To

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 7 of Super Rugby has some mouth-watering prospects in store, most notably the two derbies in New Zealand and South Africa. The Chiefs and Hurricanes will do battle in Hamilton tomorrow, the former’s...

Super Rugby Round 7 Review:

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

This weekend the competition sees it’s second double header come into play, but Friday we kickoff with a New Zealand derby as the Chiefs host the Hurricanes at the FMG Stadium Waikato in Hamilton.  On...

Tuesday Morning Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Aaron Smith to miss Jaguares clash     All Blacks duo Aaron Smith and Liam Coltman are set to miss the Highlanders’ clash against the Jaguares on Saturday as they complete their...