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Official: Handre Pollard signs for Leicester Tigers

20 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

    Leicester Tigers have confirmed the signing of Rugby World Cup-winning fly-half Handré Pollard to the club ahead of the 2022/23 season.   The South Africa international will...

Mbonambi debuts as Springboks return for the Sharks

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok hooker Bongi Mbonambi will make his Sharks debut against the Bulls in the United Rugby Championship clash at Jonsson Kings Park in Durban on Saturday.   Head coach Sean Everitt...

Racing 92 sign Springbok prop Trevor Nyakane

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Bulls have confirmed the departure of stalwart front-rower and Springbok, Trevor Nyakane.   After joining the Bulls in 2015 from the Cheetahs, the 32-year-old has penned an agreement with French...

Vodacom URC derbies brought forward to this weekend

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Two Vodacom United Rugby Championship derbies originally scheduled for February 2022 have been brought forward and will be played in Durban and Cape Town this weekend.   In the wake of the round...

Majority of Munster squad cleared to depart South Africa

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The majority of the Munster squad have been cleared to depart South Africa and return to Ireland.     The presence of a new variant of Covid-19 had spooked the tourists who were due to...

CONFIRMED: URC fixtures in South Africa have been postponed

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

This weekend's United Rugby Championship fixtures in South Africa have been postponed and will be rescheduled later this season.   The competition organisers confirmed that the games between the...

Munster Squad Named for SA Tour

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A 29-man Munster squad will travel to South Africa on Saturday for our upcoming double-header of United Rugby Championship fixtures against the Bulls and the Lions.     Jack O’Donoghue...

Rotational changes as Springboks eye Twickenham win

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber named Handré Pollard and Cobus Reinach in a fresh halfback pairing and recalled Lood de Jager at lock in three changes to his starting team for the final Test of...

Three big Springbok milestones in Edinburgh

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Franco Mostert and Jesse Kriel will earn their 50th Test caps when the Springboks line up against Scotland in Edinburgh on Saturday as Elton Jantjies and Willie le Roux return to the starting team,...