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Hurricanes 2020 squad announced

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highly rated prop Tyrel Lomax and lock Scott Scrafton are two big additions to the Hurricanes squad for the 2020 Super Rugby season.   One test All Black Lomax has moved to the club on a four-year...

HIGHLIGHTS: Bay of Plenty v Manawatu (Championship Semifinal)

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Steamers marched into the Mitre 10 Cup Final with an emphatic display from start to finish as they tore the Manawatu Turbo's to shreds. Emoni Narawa scored a hat trick and helped his side to their...

Mitre 10 Cup Round 7 Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Waikato gave Mitre 10 Premiership leaders Tasman plenty to think about before the southerners came home strongly to take the win in Hamilton on Saturday.     It was an impressive...

Snubbed All Black Ngani Laumape scores a brilliant brace for Manawatu

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Black centre scored a brilliant brace for Manawatu in the Mitre 10 Cup this weekend against Southland.   He linked up well with halfback Jamie Booth for the first try before putting in a superb...

Mitre 10 Cup Round 6 Preview

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Mitre 10 Cup is at its halfway point with round six bringing plenty of must-win match-ups as the battle for playoff spots in both the Premiership and Championship heats up.     Waikato v Hawke’s...

ROUND 5 HIGHLIGHTS: Manawatu v Northland - 2019

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Manawatu survive a scare to win their first game of the season. Manawatu battled hard in the rain, and took a healthy lead into halftime. Northland came out in the 2nd half on a mission and...

Watch: Snubbed All Black Ngani Laumape sets up epic Mitre 10 Cup try

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Having been snubbed for the All Blacks 31-man Rugby World Cup squad, live wire centre Ngani Laumape turned out for Manawatu Turbos in the Mitre 10 Cup on Friday.     The bulldozing centre...

Legion sign Hurricanes prop Chris Eves

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The San Diego Legion have added vastly experienced New Zealander Chris Eves to their front row ranks for the 2020 Major League Rugby season. He arrives as a direct replacement for the departing...

ROUND 4 HIGHLIGHTS: Otago v Manawatu - Ranfurly Shield 2019

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ranfurly shield stays in Otago. A fantastic match from both sides. Manawatu had a fantastic first half, but Otago turned it on in the 2nd half...

Mitre 10 Cup Round 4 Preview

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

If the Wellington vs Counties Manukau game is anything to go by, Mitre 1 Cup Round four brings plenty of mouth-watering battles, with unbeaten Tasman and Taranaki facing off and winless Southland...