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Could the Hurricanes turn to a former Cane to replace Beauden Barrett?

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Black flyhalf and two-time World Rugby Player of the Year, Beauden Barrett's move to the Blues could cause somewhat of domino-effect on flyhalf movement in New Zealand.   New Zealand Rugby announced...

Beauden Barrett pens a new four-year deal which will see him join the Blues

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Two-time World Rugby Player of the Year, All Blacks first five-eighth Beauden Barrett, has announced a new deal with New Zealand Rugby (NZR), which will see him stay in New Zealand through to the 2023...

The Hurricanes recognise Richard Watt's dedication as the scrum coach leaves the side

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Hurricanes have paid tribute to the work of their assistant coach Richard Watt who left the club at the end of the 2019 Super Rugby season and will join Tonga ahead of the World Cup. .For almost a...

Premiership Rugby 2019-20 fixtures announced!

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership Rugby have confirmed that the new Gallagher Premiership Rugby season will kick off on Friday 18 October at Ashton Gate with Bristol Bears taking on Bath Rugby.     Premiership...

Super Rugby Team of the Season

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders claimed their third consecutive title beating the Jaguares in the final of the 2019 edition of Super Rugby.   There were a number of standout players featured for the Jaguares and...

Nasi Manu named in Tonga's 31-man Pacific Nations Cup squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Returning cancer survivor and Benetton Treviso forward Nasi Manu headlines Tonga’s 31-man squad for the upcoming Pacific Nations Cup.   The 31-year-old loose forward missed Benetton Treviso’s...

Read sad to be leaving Crusaders after Super Rugby success

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Kieran Read has acknowledged he will find it difficult to leave the Crusaders after helping the Canterbury side to the Super Rugby title.     New Zealand international Read has called time...

Why Liam Squire missed the All Blacks squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highlanders flanker Liam Squire was a notable absentee from Steve Hansen's All Black squad for the Rugby Championship named on Tuesday, with the All Blacks' coach revealing that the hard-hitting flanker...

Ryan Crotty & Scott Barrett injury update

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Two Crusaders players sustained bony injuries to their hands in the Super Rugby Semi-Final against the Hurricanes on Saturday night, and will therefore be unavailable for selection this week, the...

Watch: Sevu Reece burns Beauden Barrett to score in the Super Rugby semi-final

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Crusaders' winger Sevu Reece could be on the cusp of a test call up with the All Blacks and dotted down for two tries in the Super Rugby semi-final against the Crusaders.   Reece's first try came...