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Team News: 50 Up For Wes Goosen As Coles Returns To The Starting XV

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hurricanes winger Wes Goosen will bring up 50 games for the Hurricanes on Saturday when he runs out against the Chiefs at Sky Stadium.   The winger has been with the Wellington-based side...

WATCH: The Perfect Set-Piece Try From The Western Force

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Returning from injury back-rower Isi Naisarani proved to be the hero scoring in Super Time against the Western Force, his former side, to see the Rebels to back to back victories.   The Melbourne...

Quartet sign for Honda Heat

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Honda Heat have confirmed the signing of four players, with three South Africans joining the club as well as a New Zealander.    The Top League side have found a replacement for RG Snyman,...

The Six Players Who Have Played 150 Games For The Crusaders

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Black second-rower Sam Whitelock is set to become the seventh player to bring up his 150th game for the Crusaders this weekend against the Chiefs and in doing so he joins an elite club of players to...

New Zealand Rugby Voices Concern Over ‘Player Burnout’ in Aotearoa

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

According to a report in businesslive.co.za, the New Zealand Rugby players’ union head has expressed concern about the physical and emotional effect that the high-intensity nature of Super Rugby...

Team News: Hurricanes and Blues line ups confirmed

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blues will take a largely unchanged line-up to Wellington to start the second half of Super Rugby Aotearoa competition against the Hurricanes on Saturday. The Hurricanes currently sit four points...

Super Rugby AU Line Ups

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round two of Super Rugby Au sees the Western Force return to Super Rugby taking on the Waratahs at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Saturday with the Rebels taking on the Reds on Friday.   Campbell...

Southern Hemisphere rugby set for major shake-up

1 month 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...

Eddie Jones plans to lure Blues sensation Hoskins Sotutu to England - report

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

England boss Eddie Jones is reportedly keen to lure Blues' sensation Hoskin Sotutu to England after the highly rated and inform Auckland no.8 revealed that he qualifies for England via his mother.     The...

Rising Star | The 22-year-old who could be ready to take over from Ben Smith

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby is back in full swing in New Zealand with capacity crowds and exhilarating action in Super Rugby. The return of rugby to our screens also sees the return of a number of talking points...