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New Zealand Rugby confident cash reserves can ease crisis

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

With Super Rugby suspended and teams facing losses of revenue, New Zealand Rugby's chief executive is confident it can manage the crisis.  New Zealand Rugby chief executive Mark Robinson is confident...

NZ Rugby to Reveal Super Rugby Backup Plan

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the competition's two-week suspension due to the Coronavirus, New Zealand Rugby CEO Mark Robinson has revealed that plans for a reshaped Super Rugby consisting of Kiwi derbies could...

Super Rugby Round 7 Wrap-Up

2 weeks 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...

Coronavirus: Super Rugby to be suspended following weekend action

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2020 Super Rugby season will be suspended following the weekend's matches, SANZAAR has announced.     The rugby union competition was one of the few still going ahead across the globe...

Super Rugby Round 7 - Games To Look Forward To

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 7 of Super Rugby has some mouth-watering prospects in store, most notably the two derbies in New Zealand and South Africa. The Chiefs and Hurricanes will do battle in Hamilton tomorrow, the former’s...

Super Rugby Round 7 Review:

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

This weekend the competition sees it’s second double header come into play, but Friday we kickoff with a New Zealand derby as the Chiefs host the Hurricanes at the FMG Stadium Waikato in Hamilton.  On...

Super Rugby Round 6 Wrap Up

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Bulls break their duck, the Reds narrowly miss out, Blues kick into gear and the Sharks and Brumbies march on. Super Rugby delivered its usual healthy dose of intrigue, surprise and excitement in an...

Sharks on the hunt for top spot in the SA conference

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Sharks tackle the Jaguares in Durban on Saturday in their first game since returning from their successful Super Rugby tour of Australasia. The Durban side can top the South African Conference if they...

How Are The Super Rugby Conference Tables Are Shaping Up?

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

After five rounds, Super Rugby has no more unbeaten sides left in the competition and has a top 8 that is currently separated by only four points.      So far this season we have seen...

Super Rugby Round 4 Stats Leaders : Most Tackles, Carries, Metres Gained, Defenders Beaten and More

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Crusaders loose-forward Tom Christie tops the tackle count this week with 20. Mitchell Brown of the Chiefs and Highlander James Lentjes each contributed 18 and Aidan Ross (Chiefs) and Connal McInerney...