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Stormers set to lose lock Cobus Wiese to Saracens

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Young utility forward Cobus Wiese is in advanced negotiations with Premiership giants Saracens to sign a five-year deal with the European champions, reports claim.     According to rugby365,...

World Cup winning centre signs for Munster - report

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Cup winning centre, Damian de Allende is set to join Munster ahead of the 2020/21 season according to a report by Gerry Thornley at the Irish Times.     De Allende started...

Defence Guru Jacques Nienaber set to replace Erasmus - report

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the Springboks World Cup-winning campaign, Rassie Erasmus is set to step down as the head coach of the national side and continue in his role as director of rugby.     Ahead of the...

Rugby World Final Preview: England v South Africa

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa hope to harness a Rugby World Cup triumph by bringing the country together, but a strong England stand in their way.       Rassie Erasmus has called on South Africa to...

Class act Kolisi set to bring home township to Springbok standstill

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Thursday lunchtime was quiet at the Ekupholeni Cocktail Lounge. The clearing up after Wednesday's Ladies' Night was out of the way. Another busy weekend lay ahead.   The Sunday Soul Session...

South Africa Name Team for Rugby World Cup Final

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fit-again wing Cheslin Kolbe returns to the Springbok team in the only change to the match 23 for Saturday’s Rugby World Cup final against England at Yokohama International Stadium.     He...

World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the Year nominees announced

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Three countries are represented in the nominees for the World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the Year 2019 award.     The nominees for this prestigious award, now in its fifth year, are Joe...

Springboks without star man Kolbe for semi-final clash

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Powerful winger Sbu Nkosi has been drafted into the Springbok starting line-up for Sunday’s gripping Rugby World Cup semi-final against Wales at the Yokohama International Stadium     Nkosi...

Is Reinach and Snyman Starting to Put Pressure on Rassie?

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints star Cobus Reinach and Blue Bulls hardman RG Snyman put in massive performances on Tuesday as the Springboks thumped Canada 66-7 at the Kobe Misaki Stadium.    .@Springboks...

Schalk Brits starts in the back row and leads the Boks against Namibia

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa coach Rassie Erasmus has named his team for the Pool B match against Namibia at City of Toyota Stadium on Saturday, 28 September:   The Springboks have rotated their squad for Saturday’s...