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Australia survive Fijian scare in Rugby World Cup opener

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Australia produced a strong second half to overcome Fiji in Pool D at the Rugby World Cup.         The Wallabies powered past Fiji 39-21 to open their Rugby World Cup campaign...

Alun Wyn Jones to equal Wales record against Georgia

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales named an experienced team to face Georgia and captain Alun Wyn Jones will equal a record.     Alun Wyn Jones will make history after the captain was named to start Wales' Rugby World...

Speedster Marika Koroibete pens new Wallabies deal

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies speedster Marika Koroibete has given the side a huge boost on the eve of their Rugby World Cup opener against Fiji by inking a new two-year contract extension to remain with Australian Rugby...

Can England, Ireland, South Africa or Wales reign? Ranking the contenders to dethrone the All Blacks

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

It may not prove to be the case in the long run, but New Zealand feel a little vulnerable going into the 2019 Rugby World Cup.     Having failed to win this year's shortened version of the...

Jonny Wilkinson has high hopes for England beyond 'nasty' quarter-final

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jonny Wilkinson believes England can win the Rugby World Cup but must first focus on negotiating a potentially tricky path to the semi-finals.     England will be expected to advance to the...

Rugby World Cup 2019: Australia v Fiji

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The pressure might be on Australia as they face Fiji at the Rugby World Cup but head coach Michael Cheika is not feeling it.       Michael Cheika insists he is not feeling any great...

Olympians set to make Rugby World Cup history at Japan 2019

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

In a historic first for the Rugby World Cup, 18 Olympians from nine nations are set to take to the field at Japan 2019, the first Rugby World Cup to be held in Asia, which begins on Friday when hosts Japan...

The Deadliest Wingers At The Rugby World Cup

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

With many expecting this to be the closest contested World Cup to date, we thought it would be worthwhile having a few of the deadliest wingers in the competition this year.        All...

Thursday Rugby World Cup Update

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

It's been a busy day in Japan with Australia, Fiji, New Zealand, Argentina and France all confirming their line ups for the weekend.     We take you through all the line ups, latest news,...

Fiji name strong squad to face Australia

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fiji head coach John McKee has named a powerhouse 23 to face Australia in their opening Pool D match against Australia on Saturday.     Six players in Fiji's starting line-up also started...