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Everything you need to know about the round 8 URC SA Derbies

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The first URC action of 2022 on South African soil takes place this weekend with two major derbies taking place in Johannesburg and Pretoria.   The Emirates Lions, Cell C Sharks, DHL Stormers and...

Pieter-Steph du Toit picks his top 5 players in the world

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby World Cup-winning flanker and the 2019 World Player of the Year, Pieter-Steph du Toit has named the five players who he highly rates most.   The South African forward appeared on World...

Pieter-Steph du Toit named in the starting XV for his Japan Rugby League One debut

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok flanker and 2019 World Rugby Player of the Year, Pieter-Steph du Toit will make his return from injury this weekend debuting for Japan Rugby League One side Toyota Verblitz.     The...

Dream XV: The International stars of the new Japanese League

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The new Japanese club competition kicks off this weekend under the new name, the Japan Rugby League One.   We take a look at the international stars that will light up the tournament in the top...

25 of the worst rugby jerseys EVER

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

There have been some fantastic rugby jerseys over the years, however, not all jerseys are hits.   We take a look at some of the worst EVER.   EDINBURGH - 2007/08   PERPIGNAN - 2009/10   MELBOURNE...

URC Schedule Confirmed Up To Round 17

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scheduling for the United Rugby Championship up to R17 has been completed with adjustments made to cater for postponed and rescheduled fixtures.     To avoid further rescheduling in the immediate...

Springbok stars lead SA Rugby Awards nominations for 2021

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Five star Springboks – Lukhanyo Am, Damian de Allende, Eben Etzebeth, Siya Kolisi and Makazole Mapimpi – are up against each other for the coveted SA Rugby Player of the Year award for 2021...

Mbonambi debuts as Springboks return for the Sharks

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok hooker Bongi Mbonambi will make his Sharks debut against the Bulls in the United Rugby Championship clash at Jonsson Kings Park in Durban on Saturday.   Head coach Sean Everitt...

Vodacom URC derbies brought forward to this weekend

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Two Vodacom United Rugby Championship derbies originally scheduled for February 2022 have been brought forward and will be played in Durban and Cape Town this weekend.   In the wake of the round...

CONFIRMED: URC fixtures in South Africa have been postponed

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

This weekend's United Rugby Championship fixtures in South Africa have been postponed and will be rescheduled later this season.   The competition organisers confirmed that the games between the...