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Latest World Rankings: Wales end New Zealand's run as the highest ranked test side

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following their victory over England this past weekend, Wales have climbed to number one in the World Rugby Rankings for the first time since the rankings were introduced in October 2003.   Wales...

Weekend Round Up

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Will Miller signs for Brumbies   Brumbies have announced that Will Miller will join the club from the Waratahs having signed a 2-year contract with the club.    The backrower, who has...

Watch: Matteo Minozzi hattrick against Russia

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Livewire speedster, Matteo Minozzi scored a hattrick on his first start for Italy since the 2018 Six Nations.   Minozzi enjoyed a fantastic start to his test career during the 2018 Six Nations and...

Italy v Russia - Test Highlights

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Russia put the first points, then 2 tries from Italy and a try from Russia. T he match did not seem lost at all but from the 20th minute the game changed in Italy's favour and they scored 13 tries throughout...

Italy breeze past Russia

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

In a game that involved 13 tries from one side its is hard to single out and individual. This was the case this evening as Italy hammered Russia. 85 - 15 was the final score with Russia only scoring two...

World Rankings Permutations: The All Blacks reign under threat from European trio

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A total of four nations could end the test weekend as the highest-ranked side in the World Rugby Rankings, two of them for the first time in history.   Here is how the Rankings stand heading into...

Japan crowned Pacific Nations Cup Champions

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Japan last won the title in 2014 and seem to have their World Cup preparation sorted out with under 50 days until they host the competition.    Japan looked in control of hteir set piece throughout...

Jersey Reds invited to take on Russian national team in Rugby World Cup warm-up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jersey Reds are to take on Russia in Moscow later this month as part of preparations for Rugby World Cup 2019.     The match on Tuesday August 27th represents a massive challenge for the visitors:...

Scotland release 4 players from Rugby World Cup squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Head Coach Gregor Townsend today released four players from Scotland’s Rugby World Cup training squad, reducing it to a 40-man group.     Glasgow Warriors pair Nick...

PNC: World Rugby Rankings permutations

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The second round of the 2019 World Rugby Pacific Nations Cup could have a significant impact on the World Rugby Rankings as teams continue to prepare for Rugby World Cup 2019.     HEADLINES Tonga...