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Sharks, Cheetahs on the Currie Cup board – Round 2 Review

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Free State Cheetahs and Sharks registered important victories in the second round of the Currie Cup Premier Division this past weekend to remain in close proximity of the early pace-setters on the...

The Bulls recruit another former player for the 2020 Super Rugby season

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Bulls have continued their recruitment for next season with another former player returning to the franchise from France.   Former Springbok and Super Rugby winning lock Juandre Kruger...

Tuesday Morning Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

James O’Connor eligible for Wallabies as Queensland deal confirmed     Queensland Reds have confirmed the signing of former Wallabies playmaker James O’Connor for the next...

Confirmed: Josh Strauss to return to South Africa

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Sale Sharks have confirmed that Scotland International Josh Strauss will leave the club with immediate effect.   Strauss has been released from the final year of his contract in Manchester,...

Odendaal to lead Blue Bulls in Currie Cup campaign

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Blue Bulls coach, Pote Human, named Burger Odendaal as captain for the 2019 Currie Cup season and included five Springboks in his squad for the season.   Cornal Hendricks, who made a return to rugby...

Harlequins sign Travis Ismaiel

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins have today confirmed the signing of winger Travis Ismaiel.   The 27-year-old is a hugely powerful and dominant player who has come through the ranks at the Bulls playing...

David Bulbring signs for Japanese club

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Welsh-qualified second rower David Bulbring has signed a deal to join Top League side Kubota Spears following his release from Scarlets.   The former Springbok u20 lock, Bulbring spent...

Calls for former Springbok wing to get a test recall in what would be an incredible comeback story

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok head coach Rassie Erasmus handed starting debuts to Aphiwe Dyanti and Sbu Nkosi against England last June and gave debuts to the likes of Makazole Mapimpi and Cheslin Kolbe in his first year...

Super Rugby Highlights: Bulls v Lions

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Lions scored a brilliant try only 20 seconds into the game but from then on until the 45th minute, it was all Blue Bulls. The Bulls went up with a considerable lead at the halftime break. The Lions...

2019 Currie Cup Fixtures Announced

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The defending Currie Cup champions, the Cell C Sharks, will get the 2019 edition of the competition underway in front of their home crowd in Durban when they host Tafel Lager Griquas on Friday, 12 July.   The...