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All Blacks give Steve Hansen and co. a fitting farewell

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

New Zealand put on a show in Steve Hansen's last game in charge, Ben Smith scoring two of their six tries in an emphatic win.     Ben Smith marked his swansong with a double as New Zealand...

Rugby World Cup 2019: New Zealand 40-17 Wales

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ben Smith marked his swansong with a double as New Zealand ended the Steve Hansen era by hammering Wales 40-17 in an entertaining Rugby World Cup third-place play-off.     The All Blacks...

Top 14 Highlights: Pau v Castres

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Two converted tries and 2 penalty kicks to Pau in the first half versus the one converted try and one penalty goal to CO. On the second half their were another 2 tries and a 3 pointer for Pau and two tries...

Diaby red proves costly as Bordeaux beaten by Brive

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bordeaux-Begles could lose ground on Top 14 leaders Lyon after slipping to their second defeat in three matches at Brive.   Mahamadou Diaby's ninth-minute dismissal proved decisive as Christophe...

Seventh heaven for Lyon, Toulouse defeat Castres

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Lyon racked up an impressive seventh win from as many Top 14 matches this season and champions Toulouse earned a timely win against Castres.     Jean-Marc Doussain impressed with the boot,...

Imhoff at the double in Racing win, Toulon beat La Rochelle

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Juan Imhoff scored a second-half double as Racing 92 hammered Pau 31-3 and Toulon beat La Rochelle in the Top 14 on Sunday.   Pau could have returned to third spot with a victory at Stade du...

Lyon concede first tries of season in fifth straight win

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Lyon remain unbeaten in the Top 14 after swatting aside struggling Racing 92, though they did concede their first tries of the season.   Noa Nakaitaci, Hamza Kaabeche and Thibaut Regard all crossed...

Top 14 Highlights: Clermont vs Pau

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Pau took the win over Clermont 28-37. Both teams had their moments of brilliance in the game but Pau had a few more despite being dominated for a period in the second half. Pau stayed a few points throughout...

Watch: Former All Black George Moala butchers a certain try

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

George Moala butchered a certain try with his side, Clermont, trailing by 11 points in the first half against Pau.   Former All Black George Moala coughs it up with the tryline begging 🤦‍♂️...

Lyon & Bordeaux win in routs as Toulouse suffer another defeat

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The top two in the Top 14 claimed huge victories to stay unbeaten as both the defending champions and last year's runners-up were beaten.       Lyon and Bordeaux Begles continued...