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Waratahs name new captain

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Waratahs have announced that Jake Gordon will be the club’s captain going forward into the 2021 season.   Gordon climbed the ladder from Sydney University to NSW Country Eagles and finally...

The Curious Case Of Keith Murdoch - The All Black Who Never Returned

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

In the early hours of 3 December 1972, sounds of a scuffle broke out in the bowels of the Angel Hotel in Cardiff as 6ft 4in security guard, Peter Grant, was knocked to the floor.   Hours earlier,...

The Game of the Century - Wallabies vs All Blacks, 2000

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

A chord of excitement was struck early on 15 July 2000 and reverberated through the Antipodes, rising patiently and with strength, like a great bubble, as members of a 109 874 crowd filed into Stadium...

Andy Marinos ditches SANZAAR role for top Australian job

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby Australia (RA) has today announced the appointment of Andy Marinos as its new Chief Executive Officer following unanimous endorsement from the RA Board.     Marinos joins Rugby Australia...

Montpellier sign Wallaby as Bismarck prepares to retire

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Australian hooker Brandon Paenga-Amosa will reportedly be packing his bags for Montpellier as the French club look to fill the considerable void which Bismarck du Plessis will leave as the Springbok hooker...

Tri Nations' top performers - tackles, carries & more

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Tri Nations concluded in dramatic fashion yesterday as the tussle between Australia and Argentina ended in a 16-all draw.   Each side scored one try with the rest being left up to the boot as...

Ledesma pays tribute to Maradona as the Pumas aim to honour him against the All Blacks

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina will honour football legend Diego Maradona in their Tri-Nations test against the All Blacks on Saturday by trying to match his passion for playing for the country, coach Mario Ledesma said.   Maradona,...

'Before we arrived at the stadium we said “Today is the day” - Nicolas Sanchez

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Los Pumas pivot Nicolas Sanchez says there was an unprecedented sense of belief in the squad that they could beat the All Blacks in Sydney on Saturday.   Sanchez scored all of Argentina's point...

Watch: How Argentina were forced to prepare for the Tri Nations

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina recorded their first ever victory over New Zealand on Saturday having lost 28 out of 29 Tests – and drawing one way back in 1985.     Nicolas Sanchez scored off of the...

Watch: A tearful Mario Ledesma struggles to contain himself after historic win over New Zealand

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tears travelled down Mario Ledesma’s cheeks after his beloved Los Pumas claimed their maiden victory over the All Blacks beating New Zealand 25-15 in Sydney.   History was made as Argentina...