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The Breakdown – Springboks hoping for Australia favour against New Zealand

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand and South Africa are level on points ahead of facing Australia and Argentina in the final round of Rugby Championship games.   The final round of Rugby Championship fixtures are upon...

Stormers, Sharks enter the URC fray

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Defending champions, the Stormers, and fellow South African side the Sharks will both kick off their respective United Rugby Championship campaigns during this weekend after both teams sat out last week’s...

Springboks squad update: two players recalled, five released

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sbu Nkosi and Kurt-Lee Arendse have been recalled to the Springbok squad for the final Rugby Championship match against Argentina at Hollywoodbets Kings Park in Durban on Saturday, while four players were...

The Bulls have perfect start to the 2022/23 URC season

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2022/23 season of the Vodacom United Rugby Championship got off to a flying start on the weekend, with the Vodacom Bulls setting the tone on local soil while two of last season’s quarter-finalists...

Coetzee Will Add To The Roar Of The Lions

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

South African rugby players, previously seduced by playing overseas, are wanting back to South Africa for the Vodacom United Rugby Championship – and among the latest to return to the Republic is...

The Rugby Championship: The Breakdown - Round 5

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The penultimate round of Rugby Championship fixtures are upon us and it is all to play for with every side having won two and lost two of their opening four games. An inconsistent New Zealand side...

Leinster injury update ahead of URC opener in Italy

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Rugby Head Coach Leo Cullen has issued an injury update ahead of the start of the United Rugby Championship this weekend. Leinster travel to Italy on Friday for their first game of the URC season,...

Melbourne Rebels Sign Monty Ioane

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Melbourne Rebels have announced the signing of Italian international winger Monty Ioane.   The acquisition of the capped international who has made 14 appearances for Italy, will...