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5 things you may not know about Maro Itoje

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

At 25 years old Maro Itoje has had a great career already with four Premiership Titles, three Champions Cup titles, two Six Nations wins, one being a Grand Slam, and a British and Irish Lions tourist in...

What If The Springboks Needed To Select Players From Europe and Australasia For The Rugby Championship?

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jacques Nienaber is set to kick off his tenure as the new Springbok coach during the Rugby Championship which is set to be held exclusively in New Zealand. However, Nienaber has...

Maro Itoje At Six For The British and Irish Lions?

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

In a recent interview, Irish legend Brian O’Driscoll was asked to pick his Lions XV for the upcoming tour to South Africa in 2021.   O’Driscoll, a veteran of no less than four tours,...

Eddie Jones gives Super Rugby Aotearoa the thumbs up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has praised the format of the current New Zealand domestic competition Super Rugby Aotearoa, highlighting the benefits of strength vs strength.   "The main thing is,...

RANKED | The Top 10 Players Heading To Japan Next Year

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The momentum of rugby's growth in Japan may have slowed since after the Rugby World Cup with Super Rugby and the Top League but when the Top League does return in January next year, it will do...

Brian O'Driscoll names his 2021 British & Irish Lions XV

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Four-time tourist and former British and Irish Lions skipper Brian O'Driscoll has revealed the XV he believes is capable of defeating the World Champion Springboks next year.    The 2005...

Top Stories of the Week

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Six Nations respond to Fiji claims that they are joining the tournament   Following the Fijian Rugby Union's claim that the Flying Fijians are on the verge of joining the Six Nations...

Saracens Announce Match Against the Stormers in 2021

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens have today announced their intention to play a high-profile game against the Stormers with the two teams facing each other at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in 2021.     Saracens...

World Cup winning lock Eben Etzebeth signs fresh terms at Toulon

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Cup Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth has signed a new deal with Top 14 club Toulon. The 28-year-old has extended his stay at the French club by signing a new three-year deal with the club that...

Premiership Rugby Ins and Outs

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

When the Premiership returns on the 14th of August, it will be 159 days after the last match was staged with Bristol Bears defeating Harlequins to mark their fifth Premiership win in a row, their...