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

2 months 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

2 months 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

3 months 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

3 months 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

3 months 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

3 months 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

4 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...

Mack Hansen Commits to Brumbies

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Brumbies have announced that local pathway product Mack Hansen has committed to the club for next season.     A Brumbies Academy graduate, the 22-year-old has worn his boyhood...

Haylett-Petty & Ralston return for the weekend's action

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dane Haylett-Petty has been cleared to return for the Melbourne Rebels ahead of their final regular-season match against the Western Force in Newcastle on Saturday.   After sitting on the sidelines...

Super Rugby AU Top Stats Performers - Round 9

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 9 concluded with victories for the Brumbies and Waratahs over the Force and Rebels respectively. The Brumbies, with their win, retain top spot on the overall standings and have thus booked a home...