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Weekly Round Up

3 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Blues star Sotutu ends speculation with a new deal:     Blues' star looseforward Hoskins Sotutu will remain at the Blues until at least 2022. The 21-year-old has added a further two...

Team News: Crusaders and Blues confirm their line ups

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scott Robertson and Leon MacDonald have confirmed their line ups for the top of the table Super Rugby Aotearoa clash on Saturday with the Blues travelling to Christchurch to tackle the Crusaders.   The...

The Crusaders v Blues Fixture: One of New Zealand Rugby's Proudest Traditions

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saturday will see what has become known to be one the great clashes in global provincial rugby when the Crusaders take on the Blues in Christchurch.   It is a rivalry steeped in over one hundred...

Next In Line? The Race For The All Black Second Row

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ian Foster begins his tenure as the new All Blacks' head coach with just 28% of the players in New Zealand saying that the long-term All Blacks assistant coach had been the right choice to replace...

Significant injury blow for Highlanders

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders, rampant in the first half of their Round 4 clash against the Crusaders and showing signs every week that they are on the right track under the guidance of Aaron Mauger and co., suffered...

Super Rugby Aotearoa Rd 4 Highlights | Highlanders v Crusaders

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders made it three wins from three with a thrilling 40-20 away victory over the Highlanders in round 4 of Super Rugby Aotearoa. The Crusaders started strongly, with an early penalty and try seeing...

Super Rugby Aotearoa Rd 4 Highlights | Chiefs v Hurricanes

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The last game of round 4 of the Super Rugby Aotearoa, kicked off between the Chiefs and Hurricanes at the Waikato Stadium.   Both teams came into the game without a win and were seeking the...

How things stand after Round 4 of Super Rugby Aotearoa

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 4 saw what many fans had predicted; that the Crusaders would finally overtake the Blues to reach the summit of the table.   The Crusaders now enjoy top spot, albeit by a single point, after...

Super Rugby Aotearoa Stats Leaders: tries, turnovers, tackles & more

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 4 of Super Rugby Aotearoa produced some fine performances in Dunedin and Hamilton with the Crusaders and Hurricanes coming away victorious in their clashes against the Highlanders and Chiefs respectively,...

Watch: Richie Mo'unga's SUBLIME try saving tackle

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders maintained their unbeaten start to the Super Rugby Aotearoa season by beating the Highlanders 40-20 on Saturday.     Will Jordan scored another brace of tries as the Crusaders...