Inaugural Super Rugby Aupiki squads announced

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The inaugural season of Super Rugby Aupiki reaches another milestone today with the announcement of player signings across the four teams. 105 players have signed contracts for 2022 and the first season...

New Zealand Rugby announces new four-team women's competition

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand Rugby has announced a new four-team women's competition for March 2022 called Super Rugby Aupiki.     The Blues, Chiefs and Hurricanes, as well as a combined South Island team...

Crusaders get their season underway with a 13 point victory

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The defending champions Crusaders are too strong for the Highlanders as the Crusaders win it by 13 points.   The Crusaders proved they are once again a very strong side and their defence shut down...

All Black Legend Dan Carter Announces His Retirement

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former All Black flyhalf Dan Carter has hung up the boots at the age of 38 after an incredible career that will see him go down as one of the greatest players of all time.   In an interview with...

The Seven Players Set To Make Their Debuts In Bledisloe IV

1 year 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...

Barrett or Mo'unga? Predicting how the All Blacks could line up in Ian Foster's first game

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ian Foster kicks off his term as the new All Blacks head coach on Sunday 11 October at Sky Stadium in Wellington.   The former assistant coach has a tough task ahead of him following the successful...

HIGHLIGHTS: North v South (2020)

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Catch up on all the best moments from an epic clash between the North and the South from Sky Stadium in Wellington.

North edge the South in a thriller

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Will Jordan turned it on in the 84th minute to steal a 38-35 win for his South Island side in the interisland clash in Wellington on Saturday.   North v South: North Player Ratings   North...

North v South: North Player Ratings

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

  The South needed a moment of magic to oveturn the North in an excellent game on Saturday.   Will Jordan's late try saw the South edge to a 35-38 victory.       View...

North v South: South Player Ratings

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

  The victors on Saturday, The South scored late through Will Jordan to beat the North 38-35 in a highly entertaining match at Wellington’s Sky Stadium.   We rate the South players...