Who could replace Duane Vermeulen in the Springbok line up and why Coetzee was omitted

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

'We are fearing for the worst.'   Those were the words of Director of Rugby Rassie Erasmus when queried about Duane Vermeulen's injury after the announcement of the Springbok squad to play...

RWC 2021: Full match schedule

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby and hosts New Zealand Rugby have announced the match schedule for Rugby World Cup 2021, playing in 2022       The schedule supports the ambition of an accessible event...

McGeechan compares AWJ to Martin Johnson

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Legendary British & Irish Lions former player and coach Sir Ian McGeechan has likened Alun Wyn Jones to Martin Johnson.    Johnson himself is one of the most celebrated Lions...

Kenki Fukuoka's Iconic career

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Kenki Fukuoka officially announced his retirement after his Panasonic Wild Knights Top League final victory! The 28-year old has decided to focus on his medical career.   Here's a look at his standout...

Kieran Read Retires

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Followig Toyota Verblitz missing out on the Top League Final after a loss to Panasonic Wild Knights, Kieran Read announced his retirement from the game.   A look back at the best facts and stats...

Injured Bok stars expected to be fit for Lions series

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok fans will be holding thumbs on the prospects of a formidable quartet who are busy undergoing injury rehabilitation but might be ready to face the British & Irish Lions in July if all goes...

PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Cornal Hendricks

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

There are many reasons why sport captures the imagination of the public but none do so more than your classic Cinderella story. The type of story that can inspire your everyday man. One that...

How France Could Line Up In Their Six Nations' Opener

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fabien Galthie's men kick their Six Nations campaign off against Italy on 6 February at the Stade Olimpico.   France captured the attention of all following the competition last year, as Galthie...

'I felt arms hitting me but I knew I wasn’t held' - Cheslin Kolbe on his RWC Final Try

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Rugby World Cup-winning winger, Cheslin Kolbe has spoken about his match-winning try against England in the 2019 Rugby World Cup final.   Kolbe spoke to Alex Payne and former England flanker...

The Giant Slayer | Faf De Klerk Big Hits & Speed

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

This Faf De Klerk highlights and tribute video contains the best rugby steps, runs and rugby big hits of his rugby career.