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Damian McKenzie makes a successful return from injury

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks and Chiefs playmaker Damian McKenzie made a successful return from injury for the Chiefs during their Super Rugby pre-season clash with the Blues in Waihi on Friday.   McKenzie featured...

ANALYSIS: The Ultimate Defence Guru dives into the strengths of the Champions Cup Contenders

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Professional defence coach Omar Mouneimne is back!     The Worcester coach returns to Ultimate Rugby to provide insight into the latest trends in the rugby world with a keen eye on the Champions...

38-man Scotland squad named for 2020 Six Nations

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stuart Hogg will lead Scotland in the 2020 Six Nations after Gregor Townsend confirmed his squad for the tournament.   British and Irish Lions full-back Stuart Hogg is a two-time championship player...

Adam Thomson joins Chiefs

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former All Black Adam Thomson has signed a deal with the Chiefs two years after recovering from a spine injury.   The 37-year-old is one of eight replacement players training with...

Champions Cup Round 5 Match Reports

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Three late tries send Racing 92 into quarter-finals     Three tries in the final nine minutes helped Racing 92 secure a 39-22 win over Munster Rugby on Sunday afternoon in Paris, securing...

Champions Cup Team of Round Five

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Champions Cup rugby returned with a bang this weekend as we edge ever closer to the quarter-finals of the competition.       This weekend saw a number of sides battle it out for a place...

Stuart Hogg denied a late winner by the narrowest of margins

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Glasgow Warriors' Champions Cup campaign looks all but over after a 31 all with Exeter Chiefs at Scotstoun.   An entertaining clash saw both side score 4 tries with the climax of the match coming...

What Premiership Clubs Must Do To Progress To The Champions Cup Playoffs

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Premiership has seven teams in the competition but at the moment only two looks as if they are going to make it to the knockout phase of the competition. The likes of Sale, Bath and Harlequins are...

Test Stars To Light Up Japan's Top League In 2020

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Japanese Top League kicks off this weekend with a number of test stars of the past and present set to light up the competition in 2020.   With the Champions Cup returning this weekend with the...

Glen Jackson hangs up his whistle

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former golden boot turned New Zealand professional referee, Glen Jackson has today announced he is hanging up the whistle, and retiring from professional refereeing after an on-field career that has spanned...