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John Hardie to retire from professional rugby

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons flanker John Hardie has announced he will retire from professional rugby at the end of the current season.     The 32-year-old has played provincial rugby for his native...

Highlanders halfback suffers season-ending injury

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Highlanders have confirmed that halfback Folau Fakatava has been ruled out for the remained of the year after sustaining a knee injury on Friday against the Crusaders.   Following imaging...

Mitre 10 Cup RD 10 Highlights: Counties Manukau v Southland

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Counties Manukau put an end to Southland's hopes of a semi-final spot with a 25-17 home win in the final round of the regular season in an all championship clash. It took until the 31st minute for Counties...

All the action from Round 10 of the Mitre 10 Cup as semi-finals loom

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The semi-finalists who will contest the Mitre 10 Cup have been named after an action-packed Round 10. In today’s (Sunday) fixtures, all three losing teams, remarkably, posted 33 points and surrendered...

RD 9 HIGHLIGHTS | Southland v Otago

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

What a match from the hosts! It was an intense game to begin with, the rivalry making itself quite apparent throughout the match. Southland were the first to draw blood as they got a try in the fourth...

Mitre 10 Cup RD 8 Highlights: Manawatu v Southland

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Manawatu break their duck as they over come a tough Southland side to earn their first win of the season. In rather windy conditions, Southland made Manawatu really...

All the action from the Mitre 10 Cup Round 8: Round-up & highlights

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The play-offs of the mitre 10 Cup creep ever closer with Round 8 concluding today largely as expected although three teams threw themselves above and beyond to post some significant upset results.   Canterbury...

Mitre 10 Cup RD 7 Highlights: Tasman v Southland

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tasman eventually punish a brave Southland side get back to winning ways. After a low scoring first half, where Southland defended really well to keep the score to within four points, Tasman were able...

RD 6 HIGHLIGHTS | Southland v Taranaki (Mitre 10 Cup 2020)

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Week 6 got underway at the Rugby Park stadium between Southland and Taranaki. Both teams comes off consecutive losses and hoped to secure victory. The game got off to a quiet and evenly paced start with...

Mitre 10 Cup Stats Leaders: Most tackles, turnovers, metres gained & more

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 4 of the Mitre 10 Cup delivered the goods once again with some cracking encounters. The Ranfurly Shield changed hands once more as Hawke’s Bay defeated Otago at the Forsyth Barr Stadium. Apart...