THROWBACK: When Bryan Habana scored a hattrick for the Babas against the All Blacks

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

A hat-trick of tries by Springbok Bryan Habana inspired the Barbarians to only their second-ever win over New Zealand back in 2009.   The star-studded side coached by former Springbok coach Nick...

PRO14 to finish in March as provinces to compete in Rainbow Cup with leading South African sides from April

1 month ago by Irish Independent

THE current Guinness PR014 season will conclude with a final on March 27, before the Irish provinces and teams from Wales, Scotland and Italy will take part in a new Rainbow Cup against the four strongest...

Wales captain Jones facing race to be fit for start of Six Nations

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales could be without captain Alun Wyn Jones for their Six Nations opener against Ireland as he recovers from a knee injury.     Alun Wyn Jones will need at least 10 weeks to recover from...

Winners and Losers: Rugby World Cup 2023 Draw

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2023 Rugby World Cup Pools are in.    Hosts France have been drawn with the All Blacks as well as Italy while the defending Champions, South Africa, have been drawn alongside Scotland and...

Pools confirmed for Rugby World Cup 2023 in France

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Preparations for Rugby World Cup 2023 in France marked an important milestone today with confirmation of the pools for the 10th edition of the pinnacle competition in men’s 15s rugby.   The...

Nigel Owens announces retirement from Test rugby with immediate effect

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The most-capped referee in world rugby, Nigel Owens has brought his 17-year international career to an end.     Owens recently took charge of the France versus Italy Autumn Nations Cup...

Roll on 2021 after year to forget for Wayne Pivac's Wales

1 month ago by BBC Rugby News

Wales rugby fans will be glad to see the end of 2020 despite Wayne Pivac's side finishing the year with victory over Italy.

Taulupe Faletau: Wales number eight nearly 'back to his best'

1 month ago by BBC Rugby News

Wales head coach Wayne Pivac says number eight Taulupe Faletau is approaching his best form after his man-of-the-match display against Italy.

HIGHLIGHTS: Wales v Italy

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby