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SA Rugby hopes to start domestic competition amid coronavirus pandemic

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

South African Rugby is hoping to have the country's professional players back on the field by 5 June after reports that they may run a domestic competition featuring its six Super Rugby and PRO14...

Analysis: The depth of South Africa's Pack

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks went through a major transformation under Rassie Erasmus in 2018 with the former Springbok introducing a new a number of new faces and changing the fortunes of the struggling...

Relive: The Second British and Irish Lions Test 2009 - Full Test

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

  The British and Irish Lions' hopes of squaring the series in South Africa ended in heart-breaking fashion as replacement Springboks fly-half Morne Steyn landed a winning penalty with the last kick...

Super Rugby Team of the Season (so far)

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the Super Rugby season put on hold after 7 rounds, SANZAAR have released their team of the season (so far)   Using the Opta Index the team has been announced. The Index allows genuine opportunities...

Pieter-Steph | The Journey Of The Springbok Hardman Who Just Won't Give In

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gentle, soft-spoken and humble off the field, relentless, combative and passionate between the four white lines – Pieter-Steph du Toit is truly one of the modern game’s Jeckyll & Hyde characters.   It...

World Rugby Player Of The Year Nearly Lost His Leg After Suffering A Rare Injury

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Stormer have provided an update on World Rugby Player of the Year Pieter-Steph with the medical staff revealing the World Cup winning Springbok almost lost his leg after the against the Blues...

WATCH: Scrum-half stretchered off after careless tackle straight from kickoff

2 months ago by Rugby Dump

Stormers flanker Johan du Toit has been cited for a careless tackle committed mere seconds into their Super Rugby match against the Sharks. Scrum-half Louis Schreuder had to then be stretchered off after...

Super Rugby Round 7 Wrap-Up

2 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...

Weekend Round Up

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster confirm the signing of former Ireland International     Ulster Rugby have formally announced the signing of Ireland fly-half, Ian Madigan, who will join the province in the summer...

Coronavirus: Super Rugby to be suspended following weekend action

2 months 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...