Nominees announced for 2021 ASB Rugby Awards

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand Rugby’s (NZR) top performers of 2021 will be recognised in an ASB Rugby Awards TV event, with nominees announced today. This year’s awards, due to COVID-19 restrictions on public...

Red Roses defeat USA at Sixways

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Red Roses scored 15 tries en route to a 89-0 win over the USA at Sixways.The win is their largest over the USA, and stretches their unbeaten run to 18 Tests.The Red Roses got off to a blistering...

The full list of 2021 World Rugby Awards Nominations

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has released the full list of nominations for the 2021 World Rugby Awards.   The Rugby public can now cast their votes for six of the prestigious World Rugby Awards 2021 categories...

Red Roses record win over Black Ferns

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

England Women ran out comfortable 56-15 winners against New Zealand at Northampton's cinch Stadium at Franklin's Gardens.It is the first time England have secured back-to-back wins over New Zealand...

Inaugural Super Rugby Aupiki squads announced

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The inaugural season of Super Rugby Aupiki reaches another milestone today with the announcement of player signings across the four teams. 105 players have signed contracts for 2022 and the first season...

Hurricanes Women’s Squad Named in Historic Announcement

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

In a historic moment for the club, the Hurricanes has announced today its first-ever women’s squad to compete in the inaugural season of Super Rugby Aupiki.  With two final players to be announced...

First Black Ferns haka of 2021

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

  For the first time since 2019, the Black Ferns have performed their haka on an international stage ahead of their Test against England in Exeter. They paid a special tribute to the late Sean Wainui.