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Duo pen new deals at Welford Road

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have confirmed the two more players who have signed fresh deals at the club with front-rower Ellis Genge and utility back Jaco Taute both committing to the side.   Ellis Genge...

Southern Hemisphere rugby set for major shake-up

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Recent events pertaining to the Covid-19 pandemic have cast a shadow over the future of SANZAAR as some key players seem intent on breaking away, according to a report in newshub.co.nz.   This comes...

Omar Mouneimne joins the ranks of Bristol Bears

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bristol Bears have announced the signing of Omar Mouneimne as their new defence coach.   Mouneimne, who, hitherto, was contracted to Worcester Warriors, comes from a mixed martial arts background...

Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another busy week in the player market this week with the major announcement of Beauden Barrett's move to Japan next year.   We recap some of the biggest moves of the week as well as some of...

PRO14 expansion could see the Cheetahs and Kings axed - report

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The latest developments in the PRO14 could see the competition further expanded into South Africa with the four Super Rugby franchises entering the competition but it would at the expense of...

Beauden Barrett joins an illustrious group of players to join Suntory Sungoliath

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Beauden Barrett's move to Japanese side Suntory Sungoliath sees the All Black playmaker join an illustrious group of former test stars who have pulled on the yellow and black jersey.   The...

Promising Hurricanes' duo pen new deals

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Hurricanes have bolstered the depth of their forward pack, signing Devan Flanders and Tevita Mafileo until 2022.   For 22-year-old prop, Mafileo, this will be his first fulltime contract with...

The Deal That Set Super Rugby and Tri-Nations in Motion

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

On this day in 1995, on the eve of the iconic World Cup final between South Africa and New Zealand in Johannesburg, details pertaining to two brand new competitions; the Super 12 and the Tri-Nations.   The...

Five Reasons Why Round Two Of Super Rugby Aotearoa Will Be Even Better Than Round One

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following a blockbuster opening round of Super Rugby Aotearoa, New Zealand prepares for round two of the competition with the second round of action promising to better the spills and thrills of the first. The...

Nizaam Carr joins Bulls

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blue Bulls have today confirmed that the Nizaam Carr will join the club and will link up with the team as soon as the COVID-19 pandemic travel restrictions are relaxed.   The @BlueBullsRugby...