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All Blacks Sevens primed for return to World Series

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

It has been two long years since the All Blacks Sevens prepared for a World Series tournament but the wait is over, as Head Coach Clark Laidlaw has named his side to travel to Singapore this weekend.A...

World Rugby U20 Championship and Trophy to return in 2023

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The international federation today announced that the men's World Rugby U20 Championship and World Rugby U20 Trophy would be organised in 2023 following three consecutive years without age-grade global...

HAKA TIME | Top 5 Hakas from New Zealand in Rugby

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

A look back at some of the most memorable performances of the Haka at the Rugby World Cup, World Rugby Sevens Series and U-20 Championship from the All Blacks, Junior All Blacks and Black Ferns.    

Rugby mourns the passing of Sean Wainui

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand Rugby (NZR) is in mourning today following the tragic death of Sean Wainui in an early morning car accident.   CEO Mark Robinson has extended all of rugby’s condolences to Wainui’s...

New Zealand rugby announce major global partnership with Altrad

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand Rugby (NZR) has announced a major partnership with Altrad to become the Official Front of Jersey sponsor to the All Blacks and Black Ferns from 2022.   Altrad, a world leader in the...

Scott Robertson recommits to New Zealand Rugby

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scott Robertson has recommitted to New Zealand Rugby (NZR) and the Crusaders for the next three years, announcing today he will lead the Crusaders through to the end of 2024.     The Crusaders...

Ricky Riccitelli signs for the Blues

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hurricanes and Taranaki hooker Ricky Riccitelli will move north to play his Super Rugby for the Blues from 2022.   The 26-year-old, who has 71 caps for the Hurricanes under his belt, has signed...

Ere Enari signs two-year deal with Hawke's Bay Magpies

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Crusaders halfback Ere Enari will play for the Hawke's Bay Magpies rugby team for the next two seasons.     Enari, who was educated at Tu Toa in Manawatu and Auckland's St Kentigern College...

Crusaders Forwards Coach signs long-term deal through to 2024

1 year 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 year 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...