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Russia coach Lyn Jones names his team to face Japan

17 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Russia coach Lyn Jones has named his team for the Pool A match against Japan at Tokyo Stadium on Friday, 20 September.     Russia's RWC 2019 squad has nine players who were called up for their...

Vermeulen hits 50 as the Springboks name team to face the All Blacks

21 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus has named an unchanged matchday 23 for their first World Cup match against the All Blacks in Yokohama on Saturday.       The Springboks will field an unchanged...

Sale Sharks sign Springbok scrumhalf

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sale Sharks have confirmed the signing of Springbok scrumhalf Embrose Papier on a three-month loan as cover during the Rugby World Cup.     Considered as one of the most talented...

Five breakthrough talents to watch in Japan

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ahead of the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan, we look at five young players capable of making their mark on the international stage.         The Rugby World Cup is the greatest...

Bok halfback to join Sale Sharks short-term deal

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

With Sale Shark’s first-choice scrumhalf Faf de Klerk in Japan with the Springboks, the Manchester-based side are set to sign another Springbok to cover for de Klerk.     Bulls scrumhalf...

Five Tier 2 players to watch at the Rugby World Cup - Pool B

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Rugby World Cup is fast approaching and as we continue to build to what will be the most closely fought World Cup to date, we have picked out five Tier two players to keep an eye on in Japan.     Have...

Eddie Jones Names Team For Final World Cup Warm Up Match

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has named his side to play against Italy on Friday at St James’ Park in Newcastle.     A mix and match selection strategy sees Joe Marchant named at outside...

Tuesday Morning Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

France Name Rugby World Cup Squad         View this post on Instagram     France have confirmed their 31-man squad for the #RWC2019 🇫🇷 Thoughts?🤔 A...

Currie Cup Highlights | Cheetahs v Sharks

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

What a fantastic semi final to watch and the Cheetahs were behind for most of the second half before catching up the points to tie up with the Sharks. From there in the last 15 minutes the Cheetahs were...

Currie Cup Highlights | Golden Lions v Griquas

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Lions scored first. Then the Griquas, the two teams kept the game close but the Lions kept the lead and in the second half the Lions did everything to keep their 8 point lead making it more than a...