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Duane Vermeulen to lead the Springboks against New Zealand

18 minutes ago by Ultimate Rugby

Experienced No 8 Duane Vermeulen will lead the Springboks against the All Blacks on Saturday, when the two traditional rivals clash in Wellington in the second round of the shortened 2019 Castle Lager...

Genia backs newly mature O'Connor to shine for Wallabies

12 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

James O'Connor has put his party-boy lifestyle behind him as he seeks to reignite his Australia career.     O'Connor is in contention for his first Wallabies cap in six years when Argentina...

England squad update: Joe Marchant joins the squad travelling to Treviso

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has called up 38 players for England’s third official Rugby World Cup training camp in Treviso, Italy (22 July until 2 August).    The squad will fly this...

Sharks, Cheetahs on the Currie Cup board – Round 2 Review

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Free State Cheetahs and Sharks registered important victories in the second round of the Currie Cup Premier Division this past weekend to remain in close proximity of the early pace-setters on the...

Springboks name squad to travel to New Zealand

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks have confirmed a touring squad of 36 players for their Rugby Championship matches against New Zealand and Argentina in the next three weeks.   SA Rugby Director of Rugby, Rassie Erasmus,...

From a selection crisis to a selection headache: The Springbok scrumhalves

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

At the start of Rassie Erasmus tenure as Springbok head coach in 2018, the former test flanker had limited options at scrumhalf with no clear front runner for the no.9 jersey 18 months out from a Rugby...

Thursday Morning Round Up

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

    Ten Changes To Fiji's Starting XV   Fiji Rugby Head Coach John McKee has named his Flying Fijians side for their final Pacific Series Test match against the Maori All Blacks...

Revealed: James O'Connor requested clause in his new Wallabies deal

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Set for a first Wallabies appearance in six years, James O'Connor has agreed a contract that includes behavioural clauses.   James O'Connor insisted on including behavioural clauses in his Rugby...

Du Preez twins make early Sharks exit

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Sharks have confirmed that loose forward duo Jean-Luc and Dan du Preez will leave the Durban-based franchise with immediate effect and join their older brother Robert du Preez at the Sale Sharks on...

Springboks Name Team To Face The Wallabies

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Experienced lock Eben Etzebeth was on Wednesday named as Springbok captain for Saturday’s first Rugby Championship match against Australia in Johannesburg, while Rynhardt Elstadt (loose forward)...