The Giant Slayer | Faf De Klerk Big Hits & Speed

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

This Faf De Klerk highlights and tribute video contains the best rugby steps, runs and rugby big hits of his rugby career.

Ultimate Rugby's Users' Southern Hemisphere Test XV

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Using the data on the Ultimate Rugby App since the App was released, we reveal the Southern Hemisphere XV of player's favourited on the App.   Although the squad is heavily skewed in favour...

Monaco selected to host the World Rugby Sevens Repechage

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has today confirmed the repechage tournament for the Tokyo Olympic Games will take place in Monaco on 19-20 June, 2021. The decision was confirmed by the World Rugby Executive Committee following...

Gregor Townsend signs two-year extension

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gregor Townsend will lead Scotland through to the next Rugby World Cup in 2023, the Scottish Rugby Union confirmed on Thursday.   Townsend took on the Scotland role in 2017 and becomes Scotland’s...

2015 Rugby World Cup Hero Ayumu Goromaru Set To Retire

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Brave Blossoms' fullback  Ayumu Goromaru has announced that he will retire after the upcoming 2021 Top League season.   The 34-year-old, who earned 57 caps for Japan and had spells with...

England to play Australia & South Africa in 2021 Autumn Internationals

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

England will play three Test matches at Twickenham Stadium in autumn 2021.     Eddie Jones and the squad will begin their campaign on 6...

Edinburgh flyhalf van der Walt starts on debut against Ireland

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh flyhalf Jaco van der Walt will make his Scotland debut as one of six changes to the starting team to face Ireland at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday 5 December (kick-off 2:15pm).   Captain...

Fiji back in the saddle again

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

There is excitement in the Fiji camp as their two-week period of isolation has finally come to an end and they will thus be able to take the field in the fourth and final round of the Autumn Nations Cup.   The...

"I shouldn't have winked at him!" Facing PRIME Jonah Lomu in the 1995 World Cup

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tony Underwood was one of England's best players at the 1995 Rugby World Cup, but when he lined up against Jonah Lomu of the All Blacks in the semi-final, he was powerless to stop an absolute masterclass....

Nigel Owens reflects on his amazing 100 test career as a referee

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nigel Owens became the first referee to take charge of 100 international rugby tests this weekend, and he called in to Rugby Tonight for a chat about some of his highlights, and how the game has changed,...