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Rugby World Cup Update

1 hour ago by Ultimate Rugby

An update from Japan as we are just two days away from the start of the tournament.         Hosts Japan name team for Rugby World Cup opener against Russia     FULL...

Wallabies lock pens new long-term deal with Rugby Australia

4 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies lock Izack Rodda has today signed a new four-year deal to remain with the Queensland Reds and the Wallabies through 2023.   Rodda joins fellow Wallabies Rugby World Cup squad members Michael...

All Blacks not invincible, but worthy favourites

17 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand may have chinks in the armour, but write them off at your peril as they attempt to make history in Japan.       Talk of two-time defending champions New Zealand being vulnerable...

Rugby World Cup Update

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Robbie Henshaw unlikely to feature against Scotland   #RWC2019 Reasonably positive news on Robbie Henshaw @henshawrob after the scan. He is unlikely to feature v @Scotlandteam He...

Wilkinson's drop goal, Lomu's bulldozer and other memorable RWC moments

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ahead of the Rugby World Cup in Japan, we take a look at some of the tournament's most memorable moments.     Over the next six weeks, dreams will be realised, heroes will emerge and hearts...

Five breakthrough talents to watch in Japan

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ahead of the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan, we look at five young players capable of making their mark on the international stage.         The Rugby World Cup is the greatest...

Four Smaller Rugby World Cup Games Worth Tuning In For

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2019 Rugby World Cup kicks off next week and while everyone is looking forward to those big clashes involving the tier 1 nations, such as New Zealand v South Africa and Ireland v Scotland, we...

Prop Vui Signs For Brumbies

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Brumbies have announced the signing of prop forward Shambeckler Vui for the 2020 Super Rugby season.    The former Junior Wallaby signs with Australia’s most successful...

Jack Maddocks off to Munich with Aussie Sevens

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Melbourne Rebels flier, Jack Maddocks has joined his brother, Will Maddocks with the Qantas Australian Men’s Sevens Squad on loan ahead of the Olympic qualifier, the Oceania Sevens in Fiji this November.      Jack...

Michael Cheika subjected to 'crazy' threats over Folau stance

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Michael Cheika was threatened in the street and at games after overlooking Israel Folau before he was sacked.     Australia head coach Michael Cheika has revealed he was threatened by fans...