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Nathan Sharpe

26th Feb 1978 2.00m/115kg No 4 Lock

The Bizarre Story of How Victor Matfield Was Finally Coaxed into Joining Toulon

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Several months before the 2007 World Cup in France, Tana Umaga had successfully convinced Wallaby stalwart George Gregan to take up with Toulon.   As excited as he was at the new prospect, in Gregan’s...

Most Capped Test XV between 2000 and 2009

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The best of the best of 2000s, we take a look at the most capped Test Team of the 2000s.   1. Andrea Lo Cicero Vaina - Italy, 78   A long time front-row partner of Martín Castrogiovanni,...

Most Capped Super Rugby XV Of All Time

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

To celebrate the return of rugby and in particular Super Rugby, we take a look at the most capped Super Rugby team of all time.     1. Wyatt Crockett - Crusaders, 202   A true legend...

Most Capped Test Side Of All-Time - Per Position

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

We take a look at the most capped test XV of all time:           1. Gethin Jenkins - Wales     The most capped loosehead in the game,...

Can Australia Break New Zealand’s Bledisloe Cup Stranglehold?

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

This weekend is the 144th fixture of the Bledisloe Cup and it is a big one for New Zealand if they are wanting to win The Rugby Championship but it could also be an interesting one for Australia who...

Meet the rookie loosehead and Fijian powerhouse the Wallabies are unleashing on the Springboks

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wallabies head coach Michael Cheika sprung a few surprises when naming his first Wallabies 23 of the year with James Slipper and Nic White returning to the test fold.   However, the two debutants...

Most Capped Test Side Of All-Time

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales captain Alun-Wyn Jones will reach an impressive milestone in the Grand Slam decider against Ireland this weekend when he makes his 134th appearance for Wales equalling Gethin Jenkins record.     With...

STATS & FACTS: Italy vs Australia

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

A look at 20 Italy vs Australia Stats and Facts ahead of Saturday’s third Test at Stadio Euganeo.           1. Australia have been victorious in...

Gordon and Petaia set to make their Test debuts against Italy

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Young guns Jake Gordon and Jordan Petaia are each set to make their Test debut for the Qantas Wallabies in their clash with Italy at Stadio Euganeo on Saturday in Padua, Italy.  Gordon will become...

Rebels sign Brumbies loose forward

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Melbourne Rebels have confirmed their first signing of the off-season, welcoming former ACT Brumbies backrower, Isi Naisarani to club for the 2019 season.  The 23-year-old arrives in Melbourne...