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Coaches pick star-studded teams for Springbok Green v Gold Showdown

5 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

A raft of Springboks, Blitzboks and Junior Boks made the cut in two 25-man squads after an exciting live draft pick – the first of its kind in South African rugby history – for the Castle Lager...

Super Saturday Preview: Bulls vs Sharks

13 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

“The time for talking is over,” said Bulls Director of Rugby, Jake White. “We’ve prepared for this moment for weeks now and the boys just want to get out and play. Their commitment...

Michael Cheika lands Pumas coaching gig

17 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Argentina has taken on Cheika as an external advisor during the Rugby Championship.   Cheika and Pumas coach Mario Ledesma have worked together before, Ledesma having been an assistant coach for...

Rugby Championship 2020 - Fixtures

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The schedule for the Rugby Championship has been released causing a bit of a bit of a stir with New Zealand Rugby claiming not to be entirely happy with the schedule and the Springboks yet to confirm their...

Eleven Flyhalves Bath Could Target Instead Of Handre Pollard

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stuart Hooper's search for a playmaker to run the show has drawn plenty of attention over the past few months with the club regularly linked to Springbok World Cup winning flyhalf Handre Pollard.   The...

Rob Howley lands his first coaching job since gambling ban

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Wales and British and Irish Lions coach Rob Howley has landed his first coaching job since his 18-month suspension, of which nine months of it was suspended, after admitting to breaching...

PRO14 confirm talks to expand the competition in South Africa

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The PRO14 Rugby has confirmed they are in ‘early discussions’ with South Africa Rugby about expanding the tournament to include more South African franchises from 2021.     In...

Leicester Tigers injury update ahead of Toulon

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers Director of rugby Geordan Murphy has provided an injury update on members of the squad as they prepare to travel to Toulon in the semi-finals of the 2019/20 European Challenge...

All Blacks 7s and Black Ferns 7s crowned World Series champions

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks Sevens and Black Ferns Sevens players have received their World Series-winning medals, trophies and a slew of awards announced by World Rugby.     CHAMPIONS! Your HSBC World Rugby...

Liam Messam discusses Springbok physicality

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Liam Messam, a celebrated hard man of the All Blacks, who currently plies his trade for Toulon in the French Top 14, has opened up about the physical challenge that comes with playing the Springboks, according...