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Remembering the amazing Jonah Lomu on his birthday

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Through the years, as the menacing cries of the Haka fill the electric air before every test the All Blacks play, the names and faces of the past legends who donned the renowned jersey are called to mind....

Wales to host Canada and Argentina this summer

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales will play three summer tests in Cardiff this July as revised international fixtures have been announced.   Wayne Pivac’s side will face Canada (July 3) and back-to-back games against...

Springboks to resume international action against Georgia

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks will make their much-anticipated return to international action in July when the world champions host Georgia in a historic two-match series, which is part of a bumper World Rugby midyear...

World Rugby and unions confirm men’s July test schedule

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A strong revised programme of men’s test matches is set to take place in July after all unions and World Rugby agreed to a revised schedule within the existing window.   Twenty-five of the...

Jones to remain England head coach following RFU's in-depth Six Nations review

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Eddie Jones will continue as the England head coach after the RFU's findings following a review into last month’s fifth-place Guinness Six Nations finish.      Jones'...

'Fekitoa is more likely to play than not to play' for Tonga, ‘very slim chance' for Piutau

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tonga national coach Toutai Kefu has provided an update on the chances of Charles Piutau and Malakai Fekitoa potentially playing for Tonga.   The pair, who have played test rugby for the All Blacks,...

Latest World Rankings: Les Bleus get World Rugby Men’s Ranking bonus

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

After a thrilling end to round five of the Six Nations 2021, France are still in contention for a first Championship title since 2010.       Saturday’s dramatic 32-30 win...

Alan Gilpin appointed as World Rugby CEO

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has announced that Alan Gilpin will be its new CEO.   Gilpin, 47, has a revered reputation in both the sporting and business communities and has shouldered the responsibility of Interim...

15 March - 2023 RWC tickets on sale

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tickets for Rugby World Cup 2023 will go on sale from 15 March, 2021 at 12:00 CET after the France 2023 organising committee announced details of the tournament’s ticketing programme.   Fans...

France to host New Zealand in blockbuster RWC 2023 opening match

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby and the France 2023 Organising Committee have announced the much-anticipated match schedule for Rugby World Cup 2023, a tournament with players and fans at heart that will engage the whole...