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Classic XV | Hurricanes v Chiefs

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the Hurricanes hosting the Chiefs in the second semi-final of the 2024 Super Rugby Pacific season, Ultimate Rugby decided to have a look at the best players in each position who have played for these...

Blues advance into final after taking down Brumbies

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The ACT Brumbies have been unable to end Australia's 10-year Super Rugby Pacific title drought, out-muscled by the Blues 34-20 in their Auckland semi-final. After losing veteran Test prop James Slipper...

Lane commits to Bears

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Experienced full back Rich Lane has agreed a new contract with Bristol Bears for the 2024/25 campaign, the club can confirm. Lane scored four tries for the Bears in the 2023/24 Gallagher Premiership...

Match Day Programme: Blues vs Brumbies

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fixture: Blues vs Brumbies Venue: Eden Park, Auckland Kick-off: 08:05 (GMT)   Head-to-head Played: Played:13  Blues Wins: 5  Brumbies Wins: 8 Draws: 0   Biggest...

Alfie Petch joins the Cherry & Whites

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gloucester Rugby are delighted to welcome tight-head prop, Alfie Petch, to Kingsholm. Petch is a product of the Exeter Chiefs Academy and spent valuable time on loan at Cornish Pirates in the RFU Championship...

10 uncapped players called up for Scotland's Americas Tour

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gregor Townsend has named a 37-man squad for the Skyscanner Americas Tour this summer, with 10 players in contention for an international debut in matches against Canada, USA, Chile and Uruguay. Nathan...

England U20's named to face Georgia

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

England U20 Men’s Head Coach, Mark Mapletoft, has confirmed his matchday squad for the side’s second fixture of the ongoing tour against Georgia U20.    The second of the uncapped...

Borthwick names 36-player Summer Series squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Steve Borthwick has named a 36-player squad for the forthcoming Summer Series which sees England play a Test match against Japan in Tokyo on Saturday 22 June (kick-off 6.50am BST) before embarking on a...

Blues lose captain

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Game-breaking back Rieko Ioane says "old school" methods introduced by coach Vern Cotter have the Blues well placed to end a 21-year Super Rugby title drought. Cotter's no-frills style has been a hallmark...

2024 Super Rugby Pacific Semi-Finals Confirmed

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2024 Super Rugby Pacific Semi-Final fixtures have been confirmed, with the Hurricanes and Blues earning precious home ground advantage next weekend.   With a spot in the Super...