Scotland crowned World Rugby U20 Trophy 2024 champions

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Triumphant Scotland captain Liam McConnell held aloft the World Rugby U20 Trophy at Hive Stadium in Edinburgh on Wednesday after a 48-10 victory over USA in the final secured promotion to the World Rugby...

Soyizwapi: We give ourselves a chance to medal

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Six months ago, the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris was the last thing on Siviwe Soyizwapi's mind as he was still recovering from a knee injury and the Springbok Sevens were tumbling out of the automatic qualification...

Springbok Sevens squad named for 2024 Olympic Games

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Six players with previous Olympic Games experience, including 2016 bronze medalist Rosko Specman, have been included in the 14-man Springbok Sevens squad for the 2024 Olympics in Paris.   Specman,...

Rugby sevens pools unveiled for Olympic Games Paris 2024

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the line-up now complete in the men’s and women’s competitions, the pools for rugby sevens at the Olympic Games Paris 2024 have been confirmed for what promises to be a coming-of-age tournament...

China and South Africa qualify for Paris 2024 Olympic rugby sevens

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

China women and South Africa men secured the twelfth and final places in the Olympic Games Paris 2024 rugby sevens competitions with victory at the World Rugby Sevens Repechage in Monaco China women...

China women and Uruguay men win World Rugby HSBC Sevens Challenger 2024

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Four men's and women's teams qualify for the highly anticipated HSBC SVNS 2024 Grand Final and Play Off in Madrid on 31 May - 2 June China women and Uruguay men crowned World Rugby HSBC Sevens Challenger...

Captains ready for World Rugby HSBC Sevens Challenger final round

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Captains of the 12 women’s and 12 men’s teams competing in the third and final round of the World Rugby HSBC Sevens Challenger 2024 gathered in Krakow, Poland and Munich, Germany respectively Third...

Pools drawn for final round of World Rugby HSBC Sevens Challenger 2024

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The pools have been confirmed for the third and final round of the men’s and women’s World Rugby HSBC Sevens Challenger 2024 in Munich and Krakow respectively on 18-19 May. Uruguay men and...

Montevideo welcomes World Rugby HSBC Sevens Challenger captains

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Captains of the 12 women’s and 12 men’s teams competing in the second round of the World Rugby HSBC Sevens Challenger 2024 in Montevideo were officially welcomed on Wednesday by Vice President...

Afshar signs first professional contract with Glasgow Warriors

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

One of 2023/24’s breakout performers has been rewarded with a first full-time contract with Glasgow Warriors, after Ben Afshar put pen to paper on a new deal with the Scotstoun outfit. The...