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Premiership players who have played their final games for their clubs

10 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The end of the season means that club will be bidding players farewell.  Whether retiring or taking their talents to another club, here are the players who have played their last games for their...

Journeyman flyhalf returns to Sharks

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 32 year-old Cronje has set up camp in Durban where he is training with the Sharks as part of their Currie Cup squad.    The creative flyhalf has enjoyed an extremely colourful career to...

Where are they now? The 2009 Emerging Springboks that drew with the Lions

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

  In 2009, the British and Irish Lions were dealt a blow in their preparations for the test Series against the Springboks as they failed to put an Emerging Springbok side away drawing 13 all in Cape...

The 6 Players In Line To Clash With The Lions For A Second Time

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The opportunity to play against the British & Irish Lions comes around just once in a career for a number of players, if they are lucky.    Some outstanding players in the Southern Hemisphere...

SA Rugby confirms Currie Cup back to normal

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Currie Cup will be back to normal this year, with South Africa’s 14 provincial unions contesting the Premier and First Divisions, while SA Rugby also confirmed new competitions for the provincial...

Western Province welcomes back a brace of stalwarts

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Western Province is set to welcome back two of its favourite sons in Juan de Jong and Deon Fourie who return to Cape Town after long stints in Europe.    Both players captained Province at...

Saints sign South African No.8 Juarno Augustus

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints can today announce the signing of up-and-coming South African No.8, Juarno Augustus.     The 23-year-old will arrive at Franklin’s Gardens in July ahead of the men...

Star Stormers hooker to join Sharks?

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Cup-winning Springbok hooker Bongi Mbonambi has been linked with a move from the Stormers to the Sharks.   According to a piece in the Rapport, Mbonambi – whose future at the Cape Town...

Report: Stormers boss the front runner for Harlequins job

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins search for Paul Gustard's replacement has led them to South Africa according to reports by the Telegraph and the Rugby Paper.    According to both reports, Stormers head coach John...

London Irish to add Mike Willemse to squad

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

London Irish will complete the signing of hooker Mike Willemse ahead of the 2021/22 season.     The 28-year-old South African, who is currently plying his trade for Edinburgh in the Pro14,...