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Crusaders Forwards Coach signs long-term deal through to 2024

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Crusaders Forwards Coach Jason Ryan has committed to the club for at least the next three seasons, announcing today that he has signed a long-term deal with New Zealand Rugby through to the end of the...

Hurricanes sign NZ Under 20s first-five

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Hurricanes have announced the signing of former Kings College 1st XV captain and New Zealand Under 20s first five-eighth, Aidan Morgan until 2024.   In 2019, the 19-year-old played...

Revitalised u20 programme kicks off with Super Rugby flavour

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The next big names in Super Rugby will go head-to-head across an action-packed week of rugby at the 2021 Super Rugby Aotearoa Under 20 tournament this April.The newly formed tournament will see Under 20...

World Rugby U20 Championship Cancelled For 2021

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Rugby U20 Championship 2021 will not take place this year due to the ongoing impact of the global COVID-19 pandemic, World Rugby confirmed on Wednesday.   The tournament's organising...

Chiefs confirm 11 new signings including two former Hurricanes and two highly rated halfbacks

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Chiefs have confirmed their squad for the 2021 Super Rugby Aotearoa season and Trans-Tasman competitions.   With Warren Gatland working with the British and Irish Lions, Clayton McMillan will...

The Seven Players Set To Make Their Debuts In Bledisloe IV

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Test Rugby undergoes a change with the start of every Rugby World Cup cycle and 2020 has been no different for the Wallabies and All Blacks.   Both sides have welcomed new head coaches in Dave Rennie...

Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

We recap some of the top stories, rumours and confirmed transfers of the week.       Jamie George commits long-term future to Saracens Saracens have confirmed that England and...

Weekly Round Up

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Blues star Sotutu ends speculation with a new deal:     Blues' star looseforward Hoskins Sotutu will remain at the Blues until at least 2022. The 21-year-old has added a further two...

Blues star Sotutu ends speculation with a new deal

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Blues' star looseforward Hoskins Sotutu will remain at the Blues until at least 2022. The 21-year-old has added a further two years to his initial contract after joining the Blues in 2019, having...

Coaches confirmed for North Island and South Island teams

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks assistant coach Brad Mooar has today confirmed the coaches for the North and South Island teams who will go head-to-head in a clash that will double up as an All Blacks trial.     Mooar...