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Chile stun Canada with historic victory

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

It was a massive occasion for Chile on Saturday evening as they powered to their first ever win over the Canadians.    The match took place at Estadio Elías Figueroa and the...

Latest World Rankings: New Zealand’s one-week reign at the top comes to an end

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand’s one-week reign at the top of the World Rugby Men’s Rankings is over after they were beaten for the first time in this year's Rugby Championship in Robina on Saturday.   Elton...

The Journey of Errol Tobias - South Africa's First Black Springbok - Part 4 - "The Green & Gold"

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tobias’ first game in the green and gold jersey was hugely successful. The Boks swept Paraguay aside with an 84-6 victory and Tobias scored his first try for his country. He sat out the second game...

Monaco selected to host the World Rugby Sevens Repechage

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has today confirmed the repechage tournament for the Tokyo Olympic Games will take place in Monaco on 19-20 June, 2021. The decision was confirmed by the World Rugby Executive Committee following...

The Journey of Errol Tobias - South Africa's First Black Springbok - Part 4 - "The Green & Gold"

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Tobias’ first game in the green and gold jersey was hugely successful. The Boks swept Paraguay aside with an 84-6 victory and Tobias scored his first try for his country. He sat out the second...

SLAR: South America's first professional league

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

4 March 2020 will go down as a special day in South American rugby history as Peñarol Rugby and Selknam Rugby kick off the very first professional league on the continent.   The Inaugural...

Rugby Americas confirm changes to test structure

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby Americas has announced changes to its senior men’s XV competition structure in order to further assist the growth of the game across the region by minimizing the conflict amongst competitions.   Americas...

Player bizarrely knocked out cold from powerful kick he couldn't avoid

2 years ago by Rugby Dump

This rather brutal clip comes from Chile and a match that ended rather badly for a young player who now has the special honour of being one of only a few players to have been knocked out by a rugby ball. 

Looking back at the NZ Maori

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

This weekend will see the first of a 2 match series between Fiji and the NZ Maori. Recently the Maori All Blacks have bagged wins over Chile, Brazil, Canada and USA and last played Fiji a few years back...

Mario Sagario calls time on Uruguay career

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Mario Sagario has called time on his international career, confirms Americas Rugby News.     In a brief statement on social media, the 32-year-old tighthead prop said he would no longer...