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Jordie Barrett's future plans revealed

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jordie Barrett will stay in the Hurricanes jersey for another year, according to a recent report in rugby365.com.    Barrett has a clause in his contract with New Zealand Rugby which would...

Ruthless Hurricanes punish Reds, Smith inspires Highlanders

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders moved closer to a Super Rugby Trans-Tasman play-off spot after the Hurricanes had been clinical against the Reds.     The Hurricanes made it four wins from five in Super...

Queensland Reds fall to Hurricanes in Wellington

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Queensland Reds have been defeated 43-14 by the Hurricanes in Wellington in their final game of the 2021 Super Rugby Trans-Tasman season.  A gritty, seesawing opening forty minutes saw the...

Salesi Rayasi extends Hurricanes stay

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dynamic and developing wing Salesi Rayasi will stay at the Hurricanes for at least another two years. The 24-year-old has signed until at least the end of the 2023 season. The 1.94m, 105kg speedster...

Ngani Laumape explains move to Stade Francais

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Black centre Ngani Laumape has opened up about his move to France, saying that a pay-cut in his New Zealand contract was what prompted him to seek other opportunities.    Laumape recently...

Looking ahead to Super Rugby Trans Tasman Round 4

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 4 of Super Rugby Trans Tasman kicks off with the Aotearoa champs, the Crusaders, hosting the Force in Christchurch.    The Force have had a tough time of it thus far, narrowly...

Super Rugby Wrap-Up - Round 3

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

It was a bitter-sweet weekend for the Australian contingent of Super Rugby Trans Tasman as although the rest of the teams again suffered unflattering losses, the Reds managed victory over the...

13 new caps named in Samoa's squad to face Maori All Blacks, Tonga

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Thirteen new caps have been included in the Manu Samoa rugby squad to play the Māori All Blacks and Tonga in June and July.   Leinster bound prop Michael Alaalatoa will captain the 31-man squad...

Rebels welcome back Lachie Anderson for Highlanders clash

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Melbourne Rebels have welcomed back Lachie Anderson to its starting XV for Sunday's clash against the Highlanders at Leichhardt Oval, Sydney.   Anderson’s inclusion is one of five changes...

Super Rugby Trans Tasman Wrap-up

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The New Zealand outfits enjoyed another clean sweep of their Australian opposition in Round 2 of Super Rugby Trans Tasman.    The first fixture kicked off in Wellington where the Hurricanes...