rebels

Rebels appoint new interim head coach

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Melbourne Rebels have appointed a new interim head coach who will take over from Dave Wessels after the latter announced last week that he would be stepping down from the position.    Kevin...

Dave Wessels steps down as head coach of Melbourne Rebels

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Melbourne Rebels head coach Dave Wessels has decided to stand down as head coach of the franchise after a run of poor results.    Wessels joined the Rebels four years ago after a stint with...

Record Breaking Audiences For Super Rugby Australia

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2021 Super Rugby AU season has proven a hit with fans across Australia with record-breaking numbers tuning in on television, at games and at Rugby fields around the country.   Last weekend's...

Super Rugby: Wrap Up and Team of the Week

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Super Rugby playoffs have been decided with the Chiefs tackling the Crusaders in Super Rugby Aotearoa while the Brumbies and Western Force will go head to head to see who will face the Reds in the...

Tahs condemned to winless campaign

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saturday's defeat left the Waratahs with a 0-8 record in Super Rugby AU this season.   The Waratahs failed to avoid the ignominy of a winless Super Rugby AU campaign as they fell to a 36-25 loss...

Super Rugby Trans-Tasman draw finalised

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand Rugby (NZR) and Rugby Australia (RA) have confirmed the final schedule for Super Rugby Trans-Tasman with additional home matches for the Blues, Hurricanes and Highlanders and trips to Wollongong...

Super Rugby Aotearoa teams embrace Anzac spirit

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand’s Super Rugby Aotearoa teams will embrace the Anzac spirit during this weekend’s round of matches as they acknowledge all servicemen and women across the country, and have reached...

Brumbies' back Mack Hansen to join Connacht

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Brumbies back Mack Hansen has agreed to join Irish club Connacht at the end of the 2021 Super Rugby season.The Canberra-raised Hansen came through the Brumbies system after being first recognised as...

Super Rugby: Wrap Up and Team of the Week

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A thrilling round of Super Rugby Aotearoa saw both games head into extra time with the Chiefs edging out the Highlanders in the competition's first-ever golden point extra time before the Crusaders won...