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The Incredible List Of Talented Players Whose Top 14 Contracts Are Expiring At The End Of The Season

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Top 14 is currently on pause and as it stands a number of players will not be afforded the time to prove they deserve a contract extension by the end of the season.   Bi-weekly rugby newspaper,...

The Bulls add a clause in Jake White's contract to avoid another John Mitchell situation

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Earlier this week the Bulls announced that former World Cup-winning head coach Jake White has joined the union as the side's new director of Rugby. Since winning the Rugby World Cup with the Springboks,...

PREDICTED: The Springbok 23 the Lions are likely to face in the first test

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland will have got somewhat of a good idea of some of the players he will face thanks to his stint with the Chiefs in Super Rugby and the Springboks unlikely to change too much from the World...

Where are they now? Every World Rugby Junior Player of the Year since 2008

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Rugby Under 20 Championship draws plenty of interest each year as we get a glimpse of what is to come in the future of the game with the best players in the World under the age of the 20 going...

The Top 10 Highest Earners in Rugby Union

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

When Rugby Union turned professional on 26 August 1995, it is doubtful that those involved in the game, either directly or at a distance, could have conceived of the salaries which some players are taking...

A Face-Off of the Stand-Offs: Pollard v Russell

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

July offers a mouth-watering prospect which is sure to pique the interest of rugby fans across the world in the form of two of its top fly-halves facing off on the international arena.   A daunting...

The busiest tacklers, most potent attackers, turnover kings and more from all the top leagues

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the world’s premier domestic competitions in full swing, we take a look at the top performers in the most noteworthy categories. We take a look at the best performers from the Premiership, Pro...

Tuesday Morning Round Up

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Aaron Smith to miss Jaguares clash     All Blacks duo Aaron Smith and Liam Coltman are set to miss the Highlanders’ clash against the Jaguares on Saturday as they complete their...

Daily Wrap | All the top stories of the day

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A wrap up of the top stories and news in the rugby world.   A busy day in the rugby world in regards to postponements, foul play, citings and more.     Joe Marler one of three England...

France file a detailed dossier for an alleged eye-gouging that led to Haouas' punch

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

France team manager Raphael Ibanez has said that he has put in a request to the Six Nations to have a look into an alleged eye-gouging by Scotland loose forward Nick Haining.   The incident Ibanez...