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Wallabies lock pens new long-term deal with Rugby Australia

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies lock Izack Rodda has today signed a new four-year deal to remain with the Queensland Reds and the Wallabies through 2023.   Rodda joins fellow Wallabies Rugby World Cup squad members Michael...

Five breakthrough talents to watch in Japan

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ahead of the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan, we look at five young players capable of making their mark on the international stage.         The Rugby World Cup is the greatest...

Five Tier 2 players to watch at the Rugby World Cup - Pool B

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Rugby World Cup is fast approaching and as we continue to build to what will be the most closely fought World Cup to date, we have picked out five Tier two players to keep an eye on in Japan.     Have...

Super Rugby draw confirmed for 2020

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2020 Super Rugby match schedule has been announced by SANZAAR. The tournament will kick-off with two derbies on Friday 31 January. The Blues will host the Chiefs at Eden Park in Auckland while...

England's Vunipola & Nowell to miss at least two World Cup games

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones does not expect to have Mako Vunipola available until England face Argentina or France in the Rugby World Cup pool stage.       Mako Vunipola will miss at least the first...

Five Tier Two Players To Watch At The Rugby World Cup

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Rugby World Cup is fast approaching with most nations having already confirmed their 31 man squads for the showpiece in Japan.       As we continue to build to what many fans, coaches...

Alun Wyn Jones and Justin Tipuric return for Wales' final World Cup warm up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales have named their side for their final preparation match ahead of the RWC with captain Alun Wyn Jones returning to the starting line-up for the clash in Dublin against Ireland.   He will pack...

Wednesday Morning Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones Names Team For Final World Cup Warm Up Match   A mix and match selection strategy sees Joe Marchant named at outside centre with Piers Francis at inside centre. Owen Farrell, who captains...

Eddie Jones Names Team For Final World Cup Warm Up Match

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named his side to play against Italy on Friday at St James’ Park in Newcastle.     A mix and match selection strategy sees Joe Marchant named at outside...

Fourth Rugby World Cup looms for prolific try-scoring Canada winger DTH van der Merwe

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Head coach Kingsley Jones has announced the 31-player World Cup roster that will represent Canada at the 2019 Rugby World Cup (RWC) in Japan.   Canada is one of 20 nations that have qualified for...