Siya Kolisi rugby player
Siya Kolisi rugby player

Siya Kolisi

16th Jun 1991 1.87m/106kg Openside Flanker

A story of "Real Champs" vs "People's Champs" Part 2: A Cold War

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

If you have not read part one this story, stop right now, and go find it. If you were with this us last time, then you will have gotten to know of the rise of the “People’s Champs”. The...

Springboks shine at SA Sports Awards

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The South African Rugby Union thanked the judges and the South African public on Monday after a record-breaking night at the SA Sports Awards at the Sun City Superbowl. Rugby was honoured in eight categories...

Bath v Racing 92: Key Moments That Swung The Game

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bath turned on the charm for the Rec faithful as they downed Racing 92 and took a bonus point win at home. Here are the defining moments in the game.   1’ Finn Russell sets the tone early...

Owen Farrell makes French move

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Report in France claims Farrell will join Parisian side at start of next season England captain Owen Farrell has agreed to join French club Racing 92 next season, Midi Olympique newspaper reported on...

Top 14 Round 8 Wrap-Up

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Top 14 Round 8 Wrap-Up We’re detailing the thrills and spills, winners and losers, try scorers and goal kickers from Round 8 of France’s Top14 League   Toulon v Castres FT = Toulon...

RWC-winners lead SA Rugby Awards nominations for 2023

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Five members of the Rugby World Cup-winning Springbok squad in France – Pieter-Steph du Toit, Eben Etzebeth, Siya Kolisi, Frans Malherbe and Damian Willemse – were nominated for the coveted...

Belief, commitment and confidence: How South Africa won Rugby World Cup 2023

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks’ journey to their record fourth Webb Ellis Cup was paved by the squad’s resilience and their ability to overcome adversity in France. “As a Springbok, you always believe...

Kolisi: “RWC victory was for every South African”

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Springbok captain Siya Kolisi said the team’s back-to-back Rugby World Cup victories was not for the players, but for every South African as the team touched down on local soil at a packed OR Tambo...

New Zealand captain Sam Cane feeling ‘so much hurt’ after World Cup final defeat

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cane’s yellow card for a dangerous tackle on Jesse Kriel in the 28th minute of a dramatic clash at the Stade de France was upgraded to red. New Zealand captain Sam Cane admitted he was feeling “so...

World Rugby Awards - Pienaar (RSA) and Eales (AUS) on Siya Kolisi

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Francois Pienaar, 1995 Rugby World Cup winning captain (South Africa) On Siya Kolisi and South Africa's RWC 2023 victory "Unbelievable. Siya is such an incredible human being and he has taken these opportunities...