image

Springboks dominate nominations for SA Rugby Awards 2019

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks’ successful 2019 season is reflected by the nominations in a number of the main categories in the annual SA Rugby Awards, with World Player of the Year Pieter-Steph du Toit and fellow...

Nienaber pips Davids for Springbok job - report

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok defence guru Jacques Nienaber looks set to be named Springbok head coach later this month, according to a report by Netwerk24.     The former Munster defence coach,...

Schonert commits future to Warriors

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Worcester Warriors have confirmed that Nick Schonert has become the latest player to sign a contract extension with the club.   👀 🧐 🤔 pic.twitter.com/P4z3pdUkHI — Worcester...

South African centre pens new Worcester deal

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa international centre Francois Venter has committed his future to Warriors for two more years. Venter is in his second season at Sixways having arrived from Guinness Pro-14 side Cheetahs,...

Pro 14 Round 7 Highlights: Ospeys v Cheetahs

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tightly contested game between these two sides. A game whose momentum kept turning throughout, in the end it was the Cheetahs who managed to win 18 - 13. This will give them the much needed confidence...

Pro 14 - Round 7 Preview

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

After two rounds of outstanding Champions Cup rugby, we now shift our focus back to the Guinness PRO14 which is already heading into Round 7. Sit back, relax and let us take you through how the competition...

Franco Smith appointed as Italy interim coach

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Italy have announced that former Cheetahs coach Franco Smith will coach the side for the 2020 Six Nations while they search for Conor O'Shea's permanent replacement.   O'Shea left his role with...

Frans Steyn confirms that he will return to Bloemfontein

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Two-time World Cup-winning Springbok back Frans Steyn has confirmed he will return to South Africa in January 2020.   The 32-year-old Steyn has been plying his trade abroad since 2014, currently...

Stormers set to lose lock Cobus Wiese to Saracens

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Young utility forward Cobus Wiese is in advanced negotiations with Premiership giants Saracens to sign a five-year deal with the European champions, reports claim.     According to rugby365,...

PRO14 Round 6: Cardiff Blues v Cheetahs

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cardiff Blues notched up their second victory in the Pro14 with a 30-17 home win over the Cheetahs in round 6. The Blues started strongly, with an early penalty and try seeing them build an 8-0 lead. The...