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REPORT: Bath Target Another Springbok Flyhalf

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bath Director of Rugby Stuart Hooper is continuing his search for a new flyhalf to lead the side with Springbok back Damian Willemse the latest to be linked with the West Country club.   According...

Two trophies, Seven teams: South African Rugby outlines domestic season

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

South Africa’s seven franchises will battle it out for Vodacom Super Rugby Unlocked and Currie Cup honours when the domestic season resumes next month, after a complete re-working of fixtures and...

Newcastle Falcons Sign Springbok Scrumhalf

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ex-Springbok scrum-half Louis Schreuder is joining Newcastle Falcons for the upcoming Gallagher Premiership season.   The 30-year-old was a central part of the Sharks side which topped Super Rugby’s...

Eleven Twin Brothers In Rugby

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Professional rugby is somewhat of a family business with there being numerous examples of fathers and sons representing clubs and countries with the same being said of brothers.   While...

Biggest moves and transfer rumours of the week

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

We recap some of the top stories, rumours and confirmed transfers of the week.     Vern Cotter brings in reinforcements Vern Cotter has started to piece his backroom staff at Fiji together...

American consortium interested in buying the Stormers

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

  A group of American businessmen are reportedly interested in buying South African Super Rugby franchise The Stormers for the sum of $6 million (about R100 million), according to...

Saracens Announce Match Against the Stormers in 2021

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens have today announced their intention to play a high-profile game against the Stormers with the two teams facing each other at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in 2021.     Saracens...

Four Things You Didn't Know About: Leicester's New South African Kobus van Wyk

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

On Monday, Leicester Tigers confirmed the signing of South African outside back Kobus van Wyk from the Hurricanes.   The 28-year-old is currently playing for the Hurricanes in New Zealand’s...

Leicester Tigers sign Hurricanes' winger Kobus van Wyk

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have confirmed the signing of South African outside-back Kobus Van Wyk who joins the side from New Zealand Super Rugby side the Hurricanes.   Born in Nababeep in the Northern...

Quintet sign for the Lions

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Lions have confirmed four new additions to their squad this week, two of the arrivals coming from local rivals the Bulls.   Hooker Jaco Visagie has joined former Bulls' skipper Burger...