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WP Rugby commits to continuing negotiations with investor

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Western Province Rugby Union has confirmed that negotiations with American investment consortium MVM Holdings are going ahead following a positive meeting between the parties on Friday.   Earlier...

New Sponsorship Deal For Currie Cup

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Currie Cup has announced a new, three-year sponsorship deal with the alcohol brand Carling Black Label.   The competition kicks off on the weekend of 27-28 November.   “We all know...

Marcell Coetzee remains a dominant force in Guinness PRO14

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

There may be doubt over South Africa’s readiness for possible participation in the Rugby Championship but one player who would be ready to front any Springbok challenge if required is Ulster No 8...

Stormers confirm for Super Rugby Unlocked campaign

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stormers Head Coach John Dobson has confirmed a 47-man squad for the upcoming Super Rugby Unlocked season.   The Stormers will get their Super Rugby Unlocked campaign underway against the Emirates...

REPORT: Bath Target Another Springbok Flyhalf

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bath Director of Rugby Stuart Hooper is continuing his search for a new flyhalf to lead the side with Springbok back Damian Willemse the latest to be linked with the West Country club.   According...

Two trophies, Seven teams: South African Rugby outlines domestic season

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa’s seven franchises will battle it out for Vodacom Super Rugby Unlocked and Currie Cup honours when the domestic season resumes next month, after a complete re-working of fixtures and...

Newcastle Falcons Sign Springbok Scrumhalf

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ex-Springbok scrum-half Louis Schreuder is joining Newcastle Falcons for the upcoming Gallagher Premiership season.   The 30-year-old was a central part of the Sharks side which topped Super Rugby’s...

Eleven Twin Brothers In Rugby

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Professional rugby is somewhat of a family business with there being numerous examples of fathers and sons representing clubs and countries with the same being said of brothers.   While...

Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

We recap some of the top stories, rumours and confirmed transfers of the week.     Vern Cotter brings in reinforcements Vern Cotter has started to piece his backroom staff at Fiji together...

American consortium interested in buying the Stormers

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

  A group of American businessmen are reportedly interested in buying South African Super Rugby franchise The Stormers for the sum of $6 million (about R100 million), according to...