CJ Stander rugby player
CJ Stander rugby player

CJ Stander

5th Apr 1990 1.85m/114kg No. 8

Six Nations: Schmidt makes four changes to face Italy

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Joe Schmidt has named his Ireland squad for Saturday's Six Nations clash with Italy at the Aviva.   The squad sees Leavy come in for the injured Josh van der Flier while Cian Healy and...

9 Irish Players who are out of contract in 2018

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the announcement that Simon Zebo will be leaving Munster to join Racing and Peter O'Mahony snubbing the IRFU's proposed deal, the Independent.ie released a list of 9 Irish Internationals...

Lions Quartet Nominated for Rugby Player's Ireland Top Award

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby Players Ireland has announced the nominees for the 2017 Zurich Players' Player of the Year award, with Tadhg Furlong, Robbie Henshaw, Conor Murray and CJ Stander battling it out for the top honour.   The...

British & Irish Lions 41-man squad revealed

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sam Warburton has been announced as the Lions captain for the 2017 Tour to New Zealand this summer. England captain Dylan Hartley has been omitted from the squad as one of the more high profile absentees,...

Ireland name a 40-man squad for the 6 Nations

3 years ago by Irish Rugby

The Ireland Coaching Group have named a 40-man squad that includes three uncapped players for the opening two rounds of the 2017 RBS 6 Nations Championship.   Niall Scannell is named in the forwards...

Champions Cup Round 5 Review

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Champions Cup Round 5 Review: Leinster, ASM Clermont, Munster and holders, Saracens, have all booked their places in the knockout stage. Should all 4 clubs win their Round 6 matches, they will be guaranteed...

Team of the Weekend: December 11th

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

1. Dave Kilcoyne The Munster loose-head put in another industrious display for his side. Carried strongly once again which has been a main feature of his game. Emptied the tank before being replaced late...

Tuesday Morning Round Up

4 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales take on the Chiefs:   The Chiefs host a Wales team in a one off game on the NZ tour. In a late change, Sam Warburton, starts as Jenkins is ruled out due to injury. Follow all the action live...