World Cup Preview: Pool B

14 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The draw was made on 19th November 2020 and split the twelve teams into four “bands”, based on the world rankings at the time and before Italy, Japan and Scotland had qualified. As a...

World Cup Preview: Pool A

14 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Cup draw was made on 19th November 2020 and this split the twelve teams into four “bands”, based on the world rankings at the time and before Italy, Japan and Scotland had...

Women's Rugby World Cup Preview: Pool A

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Cup draw was made on 19th November 2020 and this split the twelve teams into four “bands”, based on the world rankings at the time and before Italy, Japan and Scotland had...

Rugby World Cup gets real for Springbok Women

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

If their first week of training did not bring home the reality of the Rugby World Cup to the Springbok Women, they will get a proper wake-up call on Saturday when Scotland await in a training match.   It...

South African's add sparkle to Edinburgh's 150th big bash

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh, rich in rugby tradition, has also proved to be rich in South African presence in the past few seasons, and the strong South African contingent will be at the forefront of Edinburgh’s push...

Red Roses' 2023 Six Nations Home Venues Confirmed

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Home venues for the Red Roses' 2023 Six Nations title defence have been confirmed, with Twickenham set to host France clash.     Next year's championship will again be played in its own six-week...

Argentina centres land on Tyneside to boost Newcastle Falcons

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina pair Matias Orlando and Matias Moroni have landed on Tyneside, insisting they are fit and ready for Newcastle Falcons duty.    Orlando is entering his third season at Kingston Park...

How the final round of the Rugby Championship can impact the World Rankings

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby have published the ranking permutations ahead of the final round of the Rugby Championship.   South Africa could fall as low as fifth in the rankings but cannot...

Heavyweights flex their muscles on opening day of Rugby World Cup Sevens in Cape Town

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Rugby World Cup Sevens 2022 kicked off in spectacular style at the Cape Town Stadium on Friday, as the big-name sides successfully navigated a day of high-stakes knockout matches. Cape Town is host...

Rugby World Cup: With exactly one year to go, how are the leading nations shaping up?

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Excitement levels for the 2023 Rugby World Cup have ramped up another notch with Thursday marking exactly one year to go until the tournament gets up and running. For some teams, the next 12 months will...