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Duo pen new deals at Welford Road

1 hour ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have confirmed the two more players who have signed fresh deals at the club with front-rower Ellis Genge and utility back Jaco Taute both committing to the side.   Ellis Genge...

Southern Hemisphere rugby set for major shake-up

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Recent events pertaining to the Covid-19 pandemic have cast a shadow over the future of SANZAAR as some key players seem intent on breaking away, according to a report in newshub.co.nz.   This comes...

SANZAAR confident of 2020 Rugby Championship

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

According to a report from stuff.co.nz, SANZAAR chief executive Andy Marinos appears confident that the annual Rugby Championship competition, featuring Southern Hemisphere giants South Africa, New Zealand,...

The Final 10: All Blacks v South Africa (2018)

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Down 30-18 with ten minutes to go, the All Blacks had to dig deep to snatch victory against South Africa in Pretoria.   Here is a look at the last 10 minutes of the clash in Loftus Versfeld in...

Report: Three rounds of Premiership midweek matches planned

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership clubs could face three rounds of midweek fixtures in order to finish the season by the end of October according to a report by Standard Sport.   The three-midweek slots pencilled...

Springbok captain Siya Kolisi Named Most Influential Person in Rugby

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Cup-winning Springbok captain Siya Kolisi has been named as the most influential person in rugby in a list compiled by Rugby World magazine.   The renowned magazine...

Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another busy week in the player market this week with the major announcement of Beauden Barrett's move to Japan next year.   We recap some of the biggest moves of the week as well as some of...

Eight-Seven Hemisphere split as Sir Ian McGeechan names his all time XV

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

British and Irish Lions' legend Sir Ian McGeechan has named his all time World XV with eight players from the North and seven from the South.   The highly regarded former Scotland International...

PRO14 expansion could see the Cheetahs and Kings axed - report

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The latest developments in the PRO14 could see the competition further expanded into South Africa with the four Super Rugby franchises entering the competition but it would at the expense of...

Top Stories of the Week

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Beauden Barrett joins an illustrious group of players to join Suntory Sungoliath     Beauden Barrett's move to Japanese side Suntory Sungoliath sees the All Black playmaker join an...