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Where are they now? The 2009 Emerging Springboks that drew with the Lions

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

12 years ago today, the British and Irish Lions were dealt a blow in their preparations for the Test Series against the Springboks as they failed to put an Emerging Springbok side away drawing 13...

Journeyman flyhalf returns to Sharks

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 32 year-old Cronje has set up camp in Durban where he is training with the Sharks as part of their Currie Cup squad.    The creative flyhalf has enjoyed an extremely colourful career to...

Where are they now? The 2009 Emerging Springboks that drew with the Lions

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

  In 2009, the British and Irish Lions were dealt a blow in their preparations for the test Series against the Springboks as they failed to put an Emerging Springbok side away drawing 13 all in Cape...

Wasps sign new South African tighthead

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps have announced the signing of South African-born, Scarlets tighthead prop Pieter Scholtz.    Scholtz will make the Ricoh Arena his new home at the conclusion of the current...

London Irish to add Mike Willemse to squad

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

London Irish will complete the signing of hooker Mike Willemse ahead of the 2021/22 season.     The 28-year-old South African, who is currently plying his trade for Edinburgh in the Pro14,...

Schalk Ferreira becomes a Cheetah

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Seasoned campaigner Schalk Ferreira has joined the Cheetahs on a two-year deal.   Ferreira will link up with the Toyota Cheetahs just days before his 37th birthday, but despite his age, the prop...

Pro16 would 'open door of opportunity for South Africa' says Robbie Kempson

9 months ago by BBC Rugby News

Former Springbok Robbie Kempson believes South African rugby will thrive from the introduction of its four Super Rugby sides to the Pro14. Full Story

Everything you need to know about round two of the Currie Cup

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

It may be early in the Currie Cup but the pressure on the teams will rise significantly this weekend as the race for favourable log positions intensifies with a little over a month left before the pool...

What it’s like to… See your rugby team go extinct

10 months ago by Rugby World

More than a few Celtic League sides have been disbanded over the yearsSewing-machine feet: Sinoti Sinoti for Aironi (Inpho)What it’s like to… See your rugby team go extinct It felt like taunting...

Everything you need to know about round three of Super Rugby Unlocked

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Pumas and the Stormers kick off the third round of Super Rugby Unlocked action at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit on Friday. The match starts at 19h00 and is the first encounter at this level between...