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Five Tier 2 players to watch at the Rugby World Cup - Pool C

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

We continue to look at some of the Tier Two players to keep an eye on during the Rugby World Cup in Japan.       If case you missed the two previous articles see our picks from Pool...

Fines re-joins Brumbies

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Brumbies Academy product Issak Fines has returned to the club with the halfback signing a deal for the 2020 Super Rugby season.    The former Junior Wallabies international spent the past two...

Latest World Rankings: Ireland top the rankings going into RWC

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland's 19-10 win over Wales has sent Joe Schmidt's side to the top of the World Rugby Men's Rankings for the first time in history.     Top position in the World Rugby Men's Rankings has...

Queensland Reds confirm 2020 squad

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Queensland Rugby Union (QRU) has today confirmed the St.George Queensland Reds playing squad for the 2020 Super Rugby season. In total, 31 players of the current 34-man squad have been retained...

Hosts Japan Name Rugby World Cup Squad

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Japan head coach Jamie Joseph has announced his 31-man Japan squad who will represent the host nation when the 2019 Rugby World Cup kicks off next month.   Michael Leitch will captain the side and...

World Rugby Rankings permutations: It's not only Wales who could climb the rankings

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

A busy weekend of men's and women's international matches could have significant impact on the World Rugby rankings. Here is everything you need to know:     Men's rankings headlines New...

The All Blacks start two openside flankers for Bledisloe Cup opener

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

In changes from the All Blacks last outing against South Africa, Dane Coles comes in at starting hooker, with Codie Taylor in the run-on reserves. Scott Barrett returns from injury at lock for the injured...

Samoa lose captain Piula Fa'asalele

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Samoa will have to go six weeks without the services of captain Piula Fa'asalele after he broke his wrist in their Pacific Nations Cup match against the USA on Saturday.   Samoa were narrowly beaten...

MacGinty kicks USA to win over Samoa

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

AJ MacGinty’s penalty kick on the last play of the game sealed a 13-10 win for the USA over Samoa in the second round of the Pacific Nations Cup. It was a fortunate victory for the Eagles who...

PNC: World Rugby Rankings permutations

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The second round of the 2019 World Rugby Pacific Nations Cup could have a significant impact on the World Rugby Rankings as teams continue to prepare for Rugby World Cup 2019.     HEADLINES Tonga...