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New payer welfare model confirms Currie Cup kick off

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Carling Currie Cup will kick off as scheduled, as one of the results of a ground-breaking alignment between employers and players to maximise player welfare, while facilitating a 12-month-long South...

Easterby To Lead Emerging Ireland Tour To South Africa

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

An Emerging Ireland squad will travel to South Africa this Autumn to play three matches against Currie Cup and Super Rugby opposition, providing high potential players with an opportunity to connect...

Springbok legend closes curtains on illustrious career

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

After an illustrious abd much decorated rugby career, former Springbok scrum-half  Ruan Pienaar will take to the field for the final time for his beloved Toyota Cheetahs side in the SA Cup derby against...

Toyota Cheetahs announce team to face Cavaliers

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Toyota Cheetahs will host the Sanlam Boland Cavaliers in the first SA Cup match on Friday, 22 March 2024. The game in Toyota Stadium kicks off at 18:00, and gates open at 16:30.  Tickets are...

Match Preview: Vodacom Bulls v Connacht Rugby

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springboks star Willie Le Roux makes his Vodacom Bulls debut as he opens the latest chapter in an illustrious career that has taken in spells at the Sharks, Cheetahs, Griquas, Wasps and out in Japan. “To...

Newcomer De Beer Aims for More Derby Success

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Having had a wet, windy and winning first taste of a Welsh derby in the BKT URC, new Cardiff Rugby fly-half Tinus de Beer is hoping for different conditions and a different style of game this weekend -...

Willie le Roux becomes a Blue Bull

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok fullback Willie le Roux will be playing in the United Rugby Championship next season after it was confirmed that he will join the Pretoria based Blue Bulls earlier today.  Le Roux is set...

Preview: Currie Cup Semi-Final

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Two highly charged Currie Cup semi-finals will be staged in Bloemfontein and Durban on Saturday, while the Mzansi Challenge will conclude with the final in Kempton Park.   The Toyota Cheetahs finished...