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REPORT: Home Lions Tour Looks Like The Only Option

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The British and Irish Lions are likely to face the threat of cancellation if they do not play South Africa in the UK and Ireland this summer, according to a report by Sports Mail.   According to...

Currie Cup: Pumas outmuscle youthful, reliable Steyn steers Cheetahs to hard-fought victory

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Pumas defeated a youthful Bulls 44-14 in their final round Currie Cup fixture at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit on Sunday to finish their season on a positive note, while Frans Steyn delivered another...

Jake White talks about his battle with Covid-19

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

During the Bulls squad announcement for their mid-week encounter with the Lions in Pretoria, director of rugby Jake White recounted his battle with the Covid-19 virus and opened up about what he had taken...

2021 Six Nations to proceed as scheduled, for now.

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

In the wake of suggestions that the 2021 Six Nations tournament might be moved to the summer as the cloud of Covid-19 grows ever ominous, the organisers have confirmed that the tournament will go ahead...

Sam Warburton picks three Welsh Internationals in his Lions Test XV

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Although the British and Irish Lions Tour to South Africa this year is in doubt, former Wales and Lions captain Sam Warburton has picked his test XV.   Warburton has named Wales centre Johnny Williams...

2021 B&I Lions Tour will be discussed in crunch talks this month

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The British & Irish Lions have provided an update on the 2021 Tour to South Africa following reports that the tour to South Africa this year is in serious danger of not going ahead this year due...

Everything you need to know about round six of the Currie Cup

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Currie Cup teams will look to start 2021 with a bang as the competition reaches the penultimate pool round on Saturday and every point counts with five teams still in the running for semi-final places.   All...

Lions Legends - Keith Wood

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

“Uncle Fester” and “The Raging Potato”- names given to former Ireland and British & Irish Lions (Lions) hooker, Keith Wood, whose bald head, cheeky smile and courageous play...

Lions legends: Sir Ian McGeechan

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Over the 132 years of the British & Irish Lions tradition, few men have poured as much time, blood, sweat and tears into the iconic red jersey as Sir Ian McGeechan.   McGeechan was born in Yorkshire...

Finn Russell's Scottish debut

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Since 2012, the rugby world has become acquainted with the mercurial talent that is Finn Russell. Beginning his working life as a stone mason, Russell rose to prominence through the Scotland U20 side,...