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Newcastle Falcons Sign Springbok Scrumhalf

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ex-Springbok scrum-half Louis Schreuder is joining Newcastle Falcons for the upcoming Gallagher Premiership season.   The 30-year-old was a central part of the Sharks side which topped Super Rugby’s...

Nick Easter joins Newcastle Falcons as defence coach

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nick Easter will be Newcastle Falcons’ defence coach following the club’s promotion back into the Premiership - the former England No 8 returning to his homeland after a successful spell coaching...

Super Rugby's Team of the 90s - Auckland Blues

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

When the final whistle blew on Saturday the 25th of May 1996, the sight of the scoreboard reading Auckland Blues 45 – 21 Natal Sharks confirmed Zinzan Brooke’s charges as the first champions...

Brumbies to play at UNSW Manuka Oval in 2020

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Brumbies have confirmed they will take a Super Rugby fixture to UNSW Manuka Oval for the first time since 1996.   The spiritual home of Rugby in Canberra since the 1920s, the Oval will...

Best and Brits set for final farewells at the Principality

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Barbarians squad as has joined up in Cardiff to prepare for the final match of their November tour.   Three legends of the game will be preparing to say different farewells in Wales this week.   Ireland’s...

Currie Cup Highlights | Cheetahs v Sharks

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

What a fantastic semi final to watch and the Cheetahs were behind for most of the second half before catching up the points to tie up with the Sharks. From there in the last 15 minutes the Cheetahs were...

Currie Cup Highlights | Golden Lions v Griquas

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Lions scored first. Then the Griquas, the two teams kept the game close but the Lions kept the lead and in the second half the Lions did everything to keep their 8 point lead making it more than a...

Currie Cup Semi-Final Preview

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

It will be a case of all or nothing for the four teams in the Currie Cup semi-finals on Saturday, with final berths at stake and an invaluable home final for the one of the teams.       The Golden...

Currie Cup | Bulls vs Sharks | Highlights

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

An exciting first half which sees the Natal Sharks ahead by 6 points 21-27. Try for the bulls by Gqoboka ,Libbok and Kotze. For the Sharks, Esterhuizen, Vermeulen and Du Toit. A red card give to Johnny...