Mario Ledesma angered by captains' shoot

1 hour ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina boss Mario Ledesma is furious about the apparent disrespect shown to his side after Julian Montoya was left out of the Rugby Championship captains’ photo shoot last week.    Siya Kolisi,...

The Rugby Championship 2021: The Breakdown - All Blacks on brink of title ahead of 100th Springboks showdown

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand are on the brink of landing the Rugby Championship title ahead of their 100th Test against holders South Africa in Townsville on Saturday.   The All Blacks have been in a class of their...


2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulon Injury Update: Facundo Isa and Sergio Parisse

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulon have issued an injury update confirming that Argentina international Facundo Isa suffered a broken finger against Stade Francais last weekend and will be away from the lawns for the next 6 weeks.     Captain...

Hodge at fullback for Pumas Test

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Melbourne Rebels rising star Rob Leota has earned his first start in Wallaby gold, named at blindside flanker for the eToro Rugby Championship clash with Argentina on Saturday night at Queensland Country...

Latest World Rankings: South Africa Surrender Top Spot

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand have replaced South Africa as the world’s number one team in the World Rankings.   Following this weekend’s results in the Rugby Championship, New Zealand now top the rankings...

Rugby Championship: top stats performers from the weekend

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Wallabies made it two from two against the World Champion Springboks on Saturday in a performance which highlighted some glaring inadequacies in the latter’s game. The Wallabies were impressive...

All Blacks focused on beating Springboks, not new world ranking

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

While New Zealand have usurped South Africa in the world rankings, Ian Foster would take greater joy from beating them on the pitch.     New Zealand returned to the top of the world rankings...