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Super Saturday Preview: Lions vs Stormers

10 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Out of the gloomy hiatus cloud making its home over the tip of Africa for the last seven months finally springs the light of Super Saturday rugby – kicking off this weekend with a bruising prospect...

Two trophies, Seven teams: South African Rugby outlines domestic season

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa’s seven franchises will battle it out for Vodacom Super Rugby Unlocked and Currie Cup honours when the domestic season resumes next month, after a complete re-working of fixtures and...

PRO14 Coach and Player of the season named

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh duo Duhan van der Merwe and Richard Cockerill have earned the two most prestigious awards on offer in the Guinness PRO14 having been voted in as the best player and coach by their peers for the...

PRO14 Dream Team Announced

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The PRO14 has announced the team of the year with media from across all five countries including former players and coaches voted for the Guinness PRO14 Dream Team 2019/20.   Players needed to appear...

Top Stories of the Week

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

"Fake news" says Pollard of Bath move       Certain media outlets have recently claimed that World Cup-winning Springbok flyhalf Handre Pollard has been linked with a move to English...

PRO14 Semi-Final | Leinster v Munster Preview, stats and everything you need to know

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Although the stadium will be sparsely populated, an electric atmosphere is sure to germinate – nourished by 141 years of blood, sweat, tears and tradition - as the blue and red jerseys take the field...

Return to action for SA domestic rugby

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

It is expected that the South African domestic rugby scene will be reignited next month as teams have been given the green light to commence full-contact training again in September.   It has been...

Four SA Super Rugby teams on the verge of joining the PRO14 next year

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The four South African Super Rugby sides – the Bulls, Lions, Sharks and Stormers – are set to join Europe’s Pro14 competition by early next year, according to a report by The Daily...

South Africa a step closer to returning to action

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

South African team are a step closer to returning to action the franchise teams set to return to full-contact training from early next week, following completion of final health checks, SA Rugby confirmed...

Thursday News Round-Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jackson Garden-Bachop extends Hurricanes contract       The Hurricanes and New Zealand Rugby have confirmed the re-signing of Jackson Garden-Bachop until the end of 2021. The...