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Japan continues to benefit from World Cup hype after record attendances in the Top League

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The hype from the Rugby World Cup has not died down in Japan with the Top League recording record attendances during the opening round of the competition on Sunday.   The season got off to a late...

Top League Highlights: Docomo Red Hurricanes Vs Heavy Industries Sagamihara DynaBoars

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

NTT Docomo Red Hurricanes secured a win with 31 points on the board and Mitsubishi heavy Industries Sagamihara had 24 points, they played at the Hanazono Rugby Stadium.

Test Stars To Light Up Japan's Top League In 2020

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Japanese Top League kicks off this weekend with a number of test stars of the past and present set to light up the competition in 2020.   With the Champions Cup returning this weekend with the...

Ultimate Rugby Readers' Team of The Year

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

You have had your say and here it is, your team of the year.           View this post on Instagram     The votes are in and here it is the @ultimaterugby’s...

Reader's Fullback of the Year

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

As the year draws to a close we take a look back at the year that was and have nominated four players from each position for your team of the year.   We have included players based on their club...

Reader's Openside Flanker of the Year

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

As the year draws to a close we take a look back at the year that was and have nominated four players from each position for your team of the year.   We have included players based on their club...

Barrett's Blues debut to come in April

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Black and now Blues' playmaker Beauden Barrett is set to only make his debut with his new side in April next year, with Blues fans made to wait to see their new signing in action.   The star...

Thursday Morning Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

A round-up of the top stories doing the rounds this morning.     Ian Foster confirms all but one of his coaching team All Blacks Head Coach Ian Foster has today confirmed the bulk of his...

Ian Foster confirms all but one of his coaching team

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks Head Coach Ian Foster has today confirmed the bulk of his All Blacks coaching team.   Foster will be joined by Hurricanes Head Coach John Plumtree, former All Black and Maori All...

Cory Jane lands Super Rugby role as Jason Holland is promoted

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jason Holland has been promoted to Hurricanes head coach after John Plumtree’s elevation to the All Blacks coaching team.   Holland, who has been a successful and widely respected assistant...