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Former England scrumhalf Willi Heinz makes his NPC return

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former England scrumhalf Willi Heinz makes his return to provincial rugby this weekend after being named on the Canterbury bench to face Manawatu in their NPC season opener.   Heinz left the Crusaders...

"We will match their desperation." - Bok forwards coach

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok forwards coach Deon Davids has said that his charges know what is expected of them come Saturday when the face the All Blacks in Nelspruit. The All Blacks’ recent series loss to the Irish...

NZ Rugby CEO offers no guarantees over Foster's long-term future

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand Rugby chief executive Mark Robinson has offered no guarantees over All Blacks head coach Ian Foster's long-term future, stating "he’s certainly the person to lead the team to South...

Razor opens up about his coaching ambitions

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Decorated Crusaders coach Scott Robertson has opened up regarding his ambitions to coach international rugby.    Robertson, who has guided the Crusaders to six straight Super Rugby titles,...

Will Jordan | Super Rugby Pacific 2022 Highlights

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Will Jordan was a stand out performer for the Crusaders in the 2022 Super Rugby Pacific season. Relive some of his best moments from this year.  

Tu’ungafasi withdrawn from All Blacks squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks coach Ian Foster has announced prop Ofa Tu’ungafasi has temporarily withdrawn from the Lipovitan-D Rugby Championship squad.   A neck injury, sustained during the third Test of...

James Marshall Joins Crusaders Coaching Staff

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Current Tasman Mako assistant coach James Marshall has joined the Crusaders coaching staff ahead of the 2023 season.   Marshall, a former Hurricanes, Tasman, and Taranaki player, was approached...

Foster confident he has backing of All Blacks stars after New Zealand coaching shake-up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ian Foster is confident he has full backing from the New Zealand squad, despite two of his assistant coaches losing their jobs after a poor run of form.   All Blacks management announced...

Plumtree and Mooar axed by the All Blacks

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks head coach Ian Foster has announced changes to the coaching group ahead of the Lipovitan-D Rugby Championship.                                                   Robust...