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Nigel Owens has no intention of hanging up his whistle just yet

11 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Welsh referee Nigel Owens has no intention of hanging up his whistle just yet.     The 48-year-old was set to call time on his officiating career at the Rugby World Cup but refereeing...

WATCH: England players reveal iconic response to All Blacks' haka before RWC semi didn't go to plan

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

A few members of the England squad have admitted the iconic response to the All Blacks' haka at this year's Rugby World Cup was drawn up "the night before" and didn't exactly go to plan.     Ben...

Marchant signs new Quins deal which includes a spell in New Zealand

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins centre Joe Marchant has signed a three-year contract extension with the London Club, until 2023. Additionally, in a ground-breaking move for club rugby, Joe Marchant will join Investec Super...

Sonny Bill Williams confirms league switch

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks midfielder Sonny Bill Williams has given thanks to the New Zealand rugby community and fans following the announcement that he will leave New Zealand to play overseas.     34-year-old...

Scottish Rugby formally reprimanded and fined for Typhoon Hagibis comments

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

An Independent Disputes Committee has found that comments made by Scottish Rugby Union (SRU) representatives in relation to the potential impact of Typhoon Hagibis on Scotland’s Rugby World Cup 2019...

Rugby's elite in talks over new ring-fenced world championship

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby’s proposed 12-team Nations Championship was abandoned in June, however, according to a report by Matt Hughes in the Dailymail, the major nations are keen to build on the...

Rugby League side Toronto Wolfpack target England centre Manu Tuilagi

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England and Leicester Tigers centre Manu Tuilagi is the next high-profile rugby union star to be targeted by Toronto Wolfpack according to a report by Ross Heppenstall at the Telegraph.     The...

Ultimate Rugby's World Cup Team of the Competition

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

As the Springboks celebrate winning the 2019 Rugby World Cup, we take a look back at what was an amazing tournament in Japan and select our Team of the competition.     There were a number...

No Springboks feature in Opta's World Cup Team of the Tournament

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

There were four All Blacks and as many Japan players in the Opta team of the Rugby World Cup, but no world champions.         South Africa were crowned champions of the world...

Wednesday Morning Round Up

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A round up of all the morning headlines from today.       Springboks humbled by superb support on their arrival in SA “Humbled and over-awed” – that was the reaction...