Top League

2015 - 2016

Report: Beauden Barrett signs with Japanese Top League club

6 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Two time World Player of the Year Beauden Beauden has reportedly signed a multi-million-pound deal to join Top League side Suntory Sungoliath according to a report by Nik Simon in the...

Japan's new league structure announced

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Japan rugby have had 25 teams apply to join their new league which is due to start in January 2022.    The three divisions will be split into two pro and one corporate division.    25...

Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A busy week on the player market this week saw the likes of Gloucester, Leinster and Harlequins all release squad updates while there were a number of confirmed signings across Europe.   We...

One more year? Matt Giteau set to extend his career in the USA's Major League Rugby - report

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Wallabies flyhalf Matt Giteau looks as if he may play one more season of rugby despite saying that 2020 would be his final year as a professional.    The Sydney Morning...

Jason O'Halloran to Leave Glasgow Warriors for Suntory Sungoliath

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former All Black Jason O’Halloran, who recently departed from his coaching role at Glasgow Warriors, has announced that he will be joining Suntory Sungoliath in Japan on a two year deal.   The...

All Blacks legend Carter makes shock Blues move

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dan Carter, one of the all-time greats and the leading points scorer in Test rugby, is set for a Super Rugby swansong with the Blues.     New Zealand legend Dan Carter has completed a sensational move...

Dan Carter set for shock return to Super Rugby with the Blues - report

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Reports in New Zealand suggest that former All Black flyhalf Dan Carter has signed with the Blues for Super Rugby Aotearoa.     Carter recently finished his stint in Japan with Kobe Kobelco Steelers...

Top Stories From This Week

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

George Kruis and Hadleigh Parkes head overseas with both signing for Panasonic Wild Knights in the Japanese Top League:     Japanese Top League side Panasonic Wildknights have confirmed...

Springbok lock set to leave Gloucester

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the departure of Johan Ackermann at Gloucester, the side could lose star second-rower Franco Mostert.   The Springbok World Cup winner could leave the Premiership to join Japanese Top...

Panasonic Wild Knights Confirm The Signing Of European Test Duo

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Japanese Top League side Panasonic Wildknights have confirmed the signing of England lock George Kruis and Wales centre Hadleigh Parkes.   The pair will replace Sam Whitelock, a World Cup winner...