All Blacks face challenges leaving families for Rugby Championship - TJ Perenara

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hurricanes star TJ Perenara admits All Blacks face “challenges” in the near future as many weigh up leaving their young families for over two months to don the black jersey in Australia.       With...

Jesse Kriel reveals how Sonny Bill Williams inspired him to add to his game

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok utility back Jesse Kriel has revealed how former All Black and double Rugby World Cup winner Sonny Bill Williams has impacted his career.   Williams enjoyed plenty of success...

Aaron Smith and NMS included in Turbos team

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Aaron Smith will turn out for the Manawatu Turbos for the first time in NINE years this weekend and will be joined by the exciting return of Nehe Milner-Skudder.   Aaron Smith’s long-awaited...

Barrett brothers named in Taranaki's first team of the season

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Taranaki will open their Mitre 10 Cup campaign on Sunday with Beauden and Jordie Barrett both starting for the side that will take on Bay of Plenty.   Beauden has been named to start at first-five...

Fraser Armstrong resigns with the Hurricanes

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Hurricanes and New Zealand Rugby have announced the re-signing of Fraser Armstrong through until the end of 2021.   Armstrong has been with the Hurricanes since 2018 and has become a crucial...

Nine Potential New All Black Caps

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby lovers around the world were treated to a fantastic spectacle yesterday which manifested itself as the traditional North vs South derby in New Zealand. The teams were picked based on where players...

HIGHLIGHTS: North v South (2020)

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Catch up on all the best moments from an epic clash between the North and the South from Sky Stadium in Wellington.

North edge the South in a thriller

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Will Jordan turned it on in the 84th minute to steal a 38-35 win for his South Island side in the interisland clash in Wellington on Saturday.   North v South: North Player Ratings   North...

North v South: North Player Ratings

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

  The South needed a moment of magic to oveturn the North in an excellent game on Saturday.   Will Jordan's late try saw the South edge to a 35-38 victory.       View...

North v South: South Player Ratings

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

  The victors on Saturday, The South scored late through Will Jordan to beat the North 38-35 in a highly entertaining match at Wellington’s Sky Stadium.   We rate the South players...