Lions name 33-man squad for URC

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Lions have announced a 33-man squad for the upcoming United Rugby Championship.     The Johannesburg-based side face the Italian outfit of Zebre in their opening clash and head coach...

Danny Care backs World 12s concept

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins scrumhalf Danny Care believes the new World 12s competition scheduled to launch next year could be the spark needed to improve rugby as a spectacle.   It is hoped that the World...

Throwback: BOD's try v Australia

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

      @ultimaterugbyapp BOD doing BOD things 🐐 🔥 ##🏉rugby ##rugby ##ultimaterugby ##irishrugby ♬ STAY - The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber

Lions omission still haunts Sexton

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Legendary Irish flyhalf Johnny Sexton has confessed that being overlooked for the 2021 Lions tour will stay with him forever.    Sexton, who turned 36 in July, is back training with Leinster...

Vermeulen's never-say-die attitude

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

After the bitter disappointment of missing out on the 2021 British & Irish Lions tour, Springbok number 8 Duane is ready to soldier on in the green & gold, with his sights firmly fixed on the Rugby...

Northampton Saints sign Springbok winger

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Pacy Springbok winger Courtnall Skosan has been snapped up by Northampton Saints ahead of the 2021-22 Premiership season.    Skosan, 30, has 12 Springbok caps to his name and...

Proud Nienaber credits players at end of “six tests"

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber praised his players after completing a run of matches that he described as “six tests” with a 29-10 victory over Argentina at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium...

Boks likely to be without PSDT for end of year tour

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

When the Springboks travel north to launch an assault on Wales, Scotland and England, it is likely that they will do so without the contributions of Pieter-Steph Du Toit, who is currently out with a shoulder...

Stats & Facts: Argentina v South Africa

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa and Argentina face off for the second time in the Rugby Championship this weekend.   We take a look at the stats and facts ahead of the clash.   Although South Africa are hosting...

Sharks gear up for clash with Lions

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

As the Carling Currie Cup reaches the penultimate round, the Cell C Sharks are gearing up for a tough battle against the Sigma Lions at Emirates Airline Park on Saturday afternoon.   Cell C Sharks...