Brent Impey resigns as SANZAAR Chair

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Brent Impey has today announced he will be resigning in his role as Chairman of SANZAAR – effective 31st December 2020.   Brent has held the role for the last five years but has decided the...

Cheika awaits permission to join Pumas

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Michael Cheika has been barred from joining the Argentinians in camp, pending an application which now rests with Sanzaar and the New South Wales government. The complication has arisen as a result of...

Miracle of Kamaishi | The best moments from Uruguay v Fiji at RWC 2019

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

A year ago, Uruguay recorded their first Rugby World Cup win in 16 years, by beating Fiji. Here is a look at the best moments from that historic day for South American rugby.

One Year Ago Today: Uruguay stun Fiji in Kamaishi

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

One Year Ago Today, Uruguay claimed just their third Rugby World Cup win with a shock victory over Fiji.   Uruguay caused a huge upset by stunning Fiji 30-27 at the 2019 Rugby World Cup. The...

Most Test Tries XV | McCaw, O'Driscoll and more!

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

  We take a look at the top try scorers in test rugby by putting together a XV of players who crossed the whitewash the most times during their careers.   New Zealand,...

World Rugby announces the qualification process for Rugby World Cup 2023

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby has announced details of the qualification process for Rugby World Cup 2023 in France.   Following the most competitive and widely-acclaimed Rugby World Cup to date in Japan, the qualification...

The Exciting Line Up Of Players Heading to Europe

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

When Rugby eventually returns a number of new names will be heading to Europe to ply their trade at a new club.   We take a look at some of the biggest names who will be making their first appearance...

The Stars From The U20s Class Of 2009

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

In 2009, Japan hosted the u20 Junior World Championship with 43 players who were involved in that 2009 tournament returning to Japan a decade later to play in the senior men's World Cup.    We...

Picking a Tier 2 World XV

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

There is a raft of talented players outside the first tier of test playing nations, some of which could claim to be the best in the position in world rugby.   We take a look at what a potential...

Pichot or Beaumont - How the Unions are expected vote or have voted already

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The votes are in and the new Chairman of World Rugby will be announced on 12 May 2020.   We have broken down who has voted for Sir Bill Beaumont and Agustin Pichot with some of the...