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Weekend Round Up

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

  All Blacks squad named for 2017 Rugby Championship The squad sees the returns of tighthead prop Nepo Laulala and outside back Nehe Milner-Skudder, who last played for the national...

FINAL HIGHLIGHTS: Lions v Crusaders

3 years ago by EatSleepRugby.co.uk

Highlights from the 2017 #SuperRugby Final between the Lions and the Crusaders at the Emirates Airline Park in Johannesburg. Credit – All Blacks The post FINAL HIGHLIGHTS: Lions v Crusaders appeared...

Crusaders' first title since 2008 creates Super Rugby history

3 years ago by The Guardian

Crusaders beat Lions 25-17 in Johannesburg Tamanivalu, Goodhue and Read tries propel New Zealand side to winCrusaders boss Scott Robertson’s legion of All Blacks stalwarts can finally say they have added...

Friday Morning Round Up

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Taylor signs through 2021 Codie Taylor is the first All Black to commit through to 2021. Full story   Wallabies announce vice-captains & Bledisloe Cup squad Wallabies coach Michael...

Taylor signs through 2021

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

  All Blacks, Crusaders and Canterbury hooker Codie Taylor has become the first All Black to sign a long-term contract with New Zealand Rugby, extending his contract through to 2021. The...

Dwayne Sweeney named Waikato captain

3 years ago by Waikato Rugby

Dwayne Sweeney will captain Waikato for the upcoming Mitre 10 Cup campaign.   Sweeney returned to his home province this year and signed a two-year deal in May, after four seasons in Japan...

Super Rugby final match officials confirmed

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

SANZAAR has announced the match official appointments for the Super Rugby final on Saturday 5 August at Ellis Park, Johannesburg, between the Lions and Crusaders #LIOvCRU.  The match referee...

Disciplinary update: Sonny Bill Williams

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

An independent committee has been appointed to hear tomorrow's appeal by the New Zealand centre against the matches counting towards his four-week suspension for dangerous charging.   New Zealand...

Why the Super Rugby format just isn’t fair

3 years ago by TheRoar.com.au

The farcical Super Rugby competition has reached an all-time low with the two protagonists now decided for the final, the Lions and the Crusaders. Now what doesn’t sit right at all here, which is...

Weekly Round Up

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Glasgow Warriors confirm Siua Halanukonuka signing Glasgow Warriors have officially confirmed the signing of Tongan international prop Siua Halanukonuka, subject to visa and medical. Full story   Seta...