10 Great Sledges in Rugby

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fans and players love a good verbal joust on the pitch from time to time. While more common in the sphere of, say, cricket, a bit of sledging is no foreign concept on the rugby field. We take a look at...

Saracens captain Brad Barritt to leave the club after 12 years

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens captain and centre Brad Barritt has signed a contract extension with the club that will see he remain with the side until the end of the 2019/20 season which will be the former England centre's...

The Hurricanes release Assistant coach Carlos Spencer

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former All Black flyhalf Carlos Spencer has been released from his role as an assistant coach at the Hurricanes.   The club released a short statement confirming Spencer's departure due to...

Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A busy week on the player market this week saw the likes of Gloucester, Leinster and Harlequins all release squad updates while there were a number of confirmed signings across Europe.   We...

Johan Ackermann's Top League side confirms eight new signings including a World Cup winning Springbok

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Gloucester head coach Johan Ackerman has started his recruitment for his new side NTT Docomo Red Hurricanes.   The South African has recruited three former Gloucester players including Franco...

Watch ALL the Sharks tries in Super Rugby 2020

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Enjoy ALL the Sharks tries in 2020 Super Rugby.   Via: Supersport

Leone Nakarawa commits his future to Glasgow

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Glasgow Warriors have announced that Fijian second row, Leone Nakarawa, will remain at Scotstoun until 2021, subject to visa, in a deal penned prior to the coronavirus lockdown.   Nakarawa made...

The Deal That Set Super Rugby and Tri-Nations in Motion

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

On this day in 1995, on the eve of the iconic World Cup final between South Africa and New Zealand in Johannesburg, details pertaining to two brand new competitions; the Super 12 and the Tri-Nations.   The...

John Morris 'totally blind-sided' by Eddie Jones Sharks link

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones was linked with a stunning cross-code switch to Cronulla this week, much to the surprise of Sharks coach John Morris.     John Morris was "totally blind-sided" by reports that...

Where are they now? The 2016 Super Rugby winning Hurricanes Team

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the Rugby World Cup in England in 2015, The Hurricanes won their first championship after repeating their efforts of 2015 by finishing first in the regular season and hosting the...