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Dave Rennie makes three alterations to his starting XV

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies coach Dave Rennie has made three changes to the starting XV for the side’s eToro Tri-Nations showdown against Argentina in Newcastle on Saturday night.   Veteran prop Scott Sio comes...

Details Of The New Super Rugby Trans Tasman Competition Have Been Revealed

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand Rugby (NZR) and Rugby Australia (RA) have today released the details of a six-week Super Rugby Trans-Tasman tournament which will kick off on 14 May.   The Trans-Tasman crossover competition...

Rugby Australia announce 2021 Super Rugby AU draw

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Queensland Reds will host the NSW Waratahs at Suncorp Stadium to open the Super Rugby AU 2021 season on Friday, 19 February, Rugby Australia confirmed on Wednesday.     Inaugural champions...

Video - Lachlan Swinton becomes the first Wallaby to be sent off on debut

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A debut to forget, Lachlan Swinton has the unfortunate tag of being the first Wallaby to ever be red carded on test debut.   The Waratahs' flanker was sent off in the 34th minute just 12 minutes...

The Seven Players Set To Make Their Debuts In Bledisloe IV

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Test Rugby undergoes a change with the start of every Rugby World Cup cycle and 2020 has been no different for the Wallabies and All Blacks.   Both sides have welcomed new head coaches in Dave Rennie...

Tom Staniforth leaves Waratahs

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The NSW Waratahs have confirmed that Tom Staniforth will depart the club, as he takes up an opportunity overseas in 2021.     The second-rower was signed until the end of the 2022 Super Rugby...

"The All Blacks' aura is gone." - David Campese

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Legendary Wallaby winger David Campese has spoken out after the Bledisloe Cup clash on the weekend which ended in a 16-all draw at Sky Stadium in New Zealand.   Campese’s comments were not...

Jono Lance one of three who commit to the Western Force

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Western Force has continued to consolidate their squad for next season with Jono Lance, Henry Taefu and Jake Strachan all signing contract extensions.   Lance and Taefu have penned one-year...

The 22-year-old on Wallaby debut who went from sleeping in an office to starting a Bledisloe Test

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

On Sunday, former Auckland schoolboy Hunter Paisami will make his test debut for the Wallabies just over a year after he was sleeping in is agents office. Studying Mangere College, Paisami played...

16 uncapped players in the Wallaby squad

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dave Rennie names his first Wallaby squad and selects 8 players that made their Super Rugby debut this year.   No foreign based players were named in his 44 man squad despite Rugby Australia relaxing...