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All Blacks pip plucky Pumas

11 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina kept New Zealand scoreless for the second half of their Buenos Aires showdown, but could not avoid a Rugby Championship defeat.     New Zealand fended off an impressive Argentina...

Rugby Championship: How the four nations measure up ahead of 2019 tournament

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand, Australia, South Africa and Argentina will all hope to find form at the tournament ahead of the Rugby World Cup in Japan.       The Rugby Championship begins this...

Rugby Championship News Round Up

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Huge battle up front and a fast finish? Dissecting of the Springboks and Wallabies line ups   The Springboks and Wallabies face off at Ellis Park for the first time in almost 11 years with the Wallabies...

"We have to play with the enthusiasm of the people" - Mario Ledesma

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina have named 13 Jaguares in their starting line-up to face New Zealand in the Rugby Championship.     Mario Ledesma hopes Argentina can use the nation's excitement to their advantage...

Opportunity knocks for World Cup bolters

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sevu Reece is among the Rugby World Cup hopefuls who will look to make their mark in a shortened Rugby Championship.     Just two months before the Rugby World Cup starts in Japan, this...

Steve Hansen names five uncapped players in his All Blacks squad to face the Pumas

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The All Blacks team has been named to play Argentina in the Rugby Championship Test at Jose Amalfitani Stadium (Estadio Velez Sarsfield) in Buenos Aires on Saturday 20 July.   The matchday 23 sees...

Sanchez, Cordero called into Argentina's 30-man squad

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nicolas Sanchez and Bordeaux wing Santiago Cordero are among 4 overseas-based players who have been named in Argentina's 30-man squad to face New Zealand for their Rugby Championship opener in Buenos...

Tuesday Morning Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

O'Connor to join the Wallabies in South Africa     James O'Connor is set to link up with the Wallabies to train with the national side for the second week in a row.   The utility...

Scott Robertson is optimistic over All Blacks job after claiming his third Super Rugby Title

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Crusaders boss Scott Robertson plans to prove he is the right man to succeed All Blacks head coach Steve Hansen.     Scott Robertson is "optimistic" he stands a good chance of being the...

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...