Luke Romano rugby player
Luke Romano rugby player

Luke Romano

16th Feb 1986 1.99m/119kg No 4 Lock

How the All Blacks fared in the opening round of the Mitre 10 Cup

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The opening round of the Mitre 10 Cup was a special one as the bulk of the All Blacks squad were made available to their regional sides, an extremely rare occurrence as New Zealand's...

Richie Mo'unga set to make his 50th Canterbury appearance

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hard-nosed loose forward Reed Prinsep has today been revealed as Canterbury’s Captain for the 2020 Mitre 10 Cup competition.The 27-year-old is a born and bred Cantabrian, having attended Christchurch...

Crusaders welcome back key players for final home game

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders will play their last home game of the 2020 Super Rugby Aotearoa competition in front of a sold-out crowd on Sunday, and Head Coach Scott Robertson has welcomed back a number of players to...

Next In Line? The Race For The All Black Second Row

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ian Foster begins his tenure as the new All Blacks' head coach with just 28% of the players in New Zealand saying that the long-term All Blacks assistant coach had been the right choice to replace...

Team News: Crusaders and Chiefs Line Ups For Round 3 Of Super Rugby Aotearoa

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Crusaders return to Orangetheory Stadium this weekend for their first home game since March, and Head Coach Scott Robertson has named an unchanged line up to take on the Chiefs.   Codie...

WATCH: Beauden Barrett's impressive test debut against Ireland

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Now a household name, Beauden Barrett now has two World Rugby Player of the Year Awards to go with his World Cup medal but back in 2012 he was just making a name for himself having played half a season...

8 Players With Alternative Careers You May Not Have Known About

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Today, most players are scouted from an early age and their ability on the pitch takes care of their financial needs. However, some well-known players from the modern and recent eras have dabbled in alternate...

When Scotland almost beat the All Blacks - Full Game Replay

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A match remembered as being a close-affair as Scotland almost upset the World Champion All Blacks. The clash was always going to be a momentous occasion but the emotion was ratcheted up further...

Alun Wyn Jones' 100th test for Wales: New Zealand v Wales - June 2016 (Full Game)

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales led the world champions All Blacks 18-15 at half-time after a breathless opening 40 minutes, with Taulupe Faletau and Rhys Webb both scoring while Dan Biggar kicked 11 points as they threatened to...

Super Rugby Round 7 Wrap-Up

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hurricanes v Chiefs Jordie Barrett landed a penalty at the death to give the Hurricanes victory in Hamilton on Friday evening. The game was a solid contest from the beginning with both teams well matched...