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De Klerk puts the boot in on social media critics

6 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Faf de Klerk has put the boot in on his social media critics as South Africa prepare to try and kick Wales out of the Rugby World Cup on Sunday.      Scrum-half De Klerk was named man...

Moriarty feared he would be seeing red

13 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Back-row Ross Moriarty thought a high shot on Gael Fickou could be the last part he played in the Rugby World Cup.       Ross Moriarty feared his Rugby World Cup might be over just...

Wales hopeful Jonathan Davies will be fit for WC semis

15 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jonathan Davies is in doubt for Wales' semi-final clash with South Africa, however Wales are confident he will be fit for the clash after he suffered a knee injury.     Davies was set...

Springboks sweat on the fitness of Cheslin Kolbe

16 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Springboks are hopeful that livewire winger Cheslin Kolbe will be fit and available for the Rugby World Cup semi-final against Wales at Yokohama Stadium on Sunday.     The speedster has...

Referee Peyper omitted from semi-finals after fan photo

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jaco Peyper has not been selected to referee a Rugby World Cup semi-final after a photo emerged of him with Wales fans apparently mocking France's sent-off lock Sebastien Vahaamahina.     The...

Owens and Garces take control of the Semi Finals

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nigel Owens (Wales) will take charge of England versus New Zealand on Saturday (17:00 JST) with Romain Poite and Pascal Gaüzère (both France) as assistant referees and Marius Jonker (South...

Semi-finalists England and South Africa climb in world rankings

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

After big wins over Australia and Japan respectively in the Rugby World Cup, England and South Africa moved up in the world rankings.     The Rugby World Cup semi-finals will feature the...

Retirement call from Sébastien Vahaamahina

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

On the day he turns 28, France lock Sebastien Vahaamahina has made the decision to end his test career retiring from the international game.   The Clermont second rower made it official on...

Extended Highlights: Wales v France - Rugby World Cup 2019

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales moved on into the semi-finals of the Rugby World Cup by the slightest of margins as they edged France 20-19 in the quarter-finals. France got off to a dream start with two tries in the opening...

Wales rocked by Navidi injury blow

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland has revealed that Wales star flanker Josh Navidi has been ruled out of the Rugby World Cup with a replacement now to be called up.     However, reports suggest that the...