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Highlanders Reveal Refreshed Squad for 2020

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Highlanders will have a fresh new look in 2020 with 15 players in their first season with the southern-most Super Rugby club.   There is plenty of experience in the forwards with Liam Coltman, Ash...

Blues Super Rugby 2020 squad confirmed

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Blues Coach Leon MacDonald has confirmed his 40-strong Super Rugby squad, with 26 of the players from the 2019 season returning with another 4 signings who have come through the Blues development system...

Mitre 10 Cup Round 7 Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Waikato gave Mitre 10 Premiership leaders Tasman plenty to think about before the southerners came home strongly to take the win in Hamilton on Saturday.     It was an impressive...

ROUND 7 HIGHLIGHTS: Southland v Counties Manukau – 2019

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Southland end their 27 game losing run with an outstanding performance over a lacklustre Counties Manakau team. Southland's confidence grew as the game went on, strong set pieces and disciplined defense was the key. They were helped by some poor errors from Counties. Southland will take massive confidence from this

Snubbed All Black Ngani Laumape scores a brilliant brace for Manawatu

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Black centre scored a brilliant brace for Manawatu in the Mitre 10 Cup this weekend against Southland.   He linked up well with halfback Jamie Booth for the first try before putting in a superb...

Mitre 10 Cup Round 6 Preview

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Mitre 10 Cup is at its halfway point with round six bringing plenty of must-win match-ups as the battle for playoff spots in both the Premiership and Championship heats up.     Waikato v Hawke’s...

ROUND 5 HIGHLIGHTS: Hawke's Bay v Southland

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hawke's Bay maintained their unbeaten start to the season with a 41-23 home win over Southland in round 5. Hawke's Bay opened the scoring with an early try, but two Southland penalties saw the visitors...

ROUND 4 HIGHLIGHTS: Canterbury v Southland

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Canterbury score a point a minute to get their Mitre 10 Cup back on track. Its a big 80-0 score, that you can feel is a bit...

Weekend Round Up

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sekope Kepu to retire from International Rugby at the end of 2019     Wallabies veteran Sekope Kepu has today announced he will retire from international rugby at the end of 2019 following...

Crotty shows fitness as All Blacks assemble for final World Cup push

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ryan Crotty’s impressive return to rugby at the weekend will have given Steve Hansen plenty of reasons to be cheerful as the All Blacks assemble in Hamilton on Monday to begin the final stages of...