Irish Pro14 club Leinster have announced a new kit deal with Adidas that will see the German manufacturer make kits beginning the 2018/19 season. Leinster’s current manufacturers are Canterbury, who also supply uniforms to the Irish national rugby team after taking over the contract from Puma a few years ago.
The switch also means that both Leinster and Munster, easily Ireland’s most popular club rugby teams, are now with Adidas. The likes of the All Blacks, France and Manchester United (soccer) are also currently outfitted by Adidas Continue reading
These are the new England sevens rugby kits 2018/19, England’s new home and away rugby shirts for the ongoing HSBC Sevens Series. Made by Canterbury and officially released on March 27, 2018, the new England sevens uniforms 18/19 will make their debut in next week’s Hong Kong Sevens.
Both England 7’s shirts feature the St.George cross pattern (dark grey and pink on the home jersey and bright pink on the away top).
These will also serve as England’s uniforms for the rest of the 2017/18 HSBC Sevens Series as well as the 2018 Rugby Sevens World Cup Continue reading
The Melbourne Rebels will be hoping to continue their dream start to the 2018 Super Rugby season when they host the Hurricanes at AAMI Park in this week 7 clash on Friday evening.
The Rebels picked up their first ever win over the Durban based Sharks last weekend, thrashing Rob du Preez’s men 46-14 at home. That win, coupled with impressive triumphs over the Brumbies, Reds and the Sunwolves has seen Dave Wessels’ side top the log six rounds into the competition.
Super Rugby Round 7 Fixtures- Kit Battles
Chiefs (Adidas) vs Highlanders (Adidas)
Rebels (BLK) vs Hurricanes (Adidas)
Blues (Adidas) vs Sharks (Canterbury)
Brumbies (Classic) vs Waratahs (Canterbury)
Bulls (Puma) vs Stormers (Bespoke)
Lions (Puma) vs Crusaders (Adidas) Continue reading
This is the new Blitzbokke jersey 2018, the South African sevens rugby team’s new home shirt for the upcoming 2017/18 World Rugby Sevens series. Made by Asics, the new Blitzboks uniform was released just before the season opener in Dubai.
The Blitzbokke, with the likes of Werner Kok, Phillip Snyman, Rosco Speckman and Seabelo Senatla in their ranks, are the reigning Sevens series champions Continue reading
These is the new Saints rugby kit 2017/2018, Northampton Saints’ new European/Champions Cup shirt. The jersey made by Macron features a mix of black, green and gold, graphite and lime colours and was officially unveiled on September 26, 2017 by the club.
Hooker Dylan Hartley is here seen modelling the new Saints rugby ERCC jersey for 2017/18.
Saints qualified for the Champions Cup by beating Connacht and Stade in their playoff ties and are in a tough Pool that also consists of Clermont, Saracens and Ospreys Continue reading
This is the new Hull KR home kit 2017, Hull Kingston Rovers’ new home jersey for the upcoming Super League season. The Robins have secured promotion back to Super League at the first attempt, with Tim Sheens’ men confirming their return following their 12-6 win over Widnes Vikings earlier this month.
The new Hull KR 2018 strip, made by X-Blades, takes inspiration from the Robins’ first ever uniform (1882) and their first ever Super League kit (2007) Continue reading
This is the new Leinster away shirt 2018, Irish giants Leinster Rugby’s new alternate strip for the upcoming Pro14 season. The jersey, like the home one, has been made by Canterbury Continue reading
Here are the new Cheetahs and Southern Kings’ shirts for their inaugural Pro14 seasons, as revealed in today’s launch in Dublin. Both kits have been made by Canterbury. Prima facie, they appear to be pretty much the same ones that they were worn when both teams played in Super Rugby.
The Cheetahs and the EP Kings were axed from Super Rugby as part of a restructuring exercise to reduce the 18 team competition to a 15 one, and the two clubs have moved north to join the Pro12. Continue reading
These are the new Wasps rugby shirts 2017/18, Wasps’ new home and away uniforms for the upcoming AVIVA Premiership season. Made by Under Armour, the new Wasps kits, which will also serve as the club’s 150th anniversary tops, were officially unveiled on August 22, 2017 Continue reading
These are the new Rugby League Ireland kits 2017, the Irish national rugby league team’s new uniforms for the upcoming RL World Cup later this year. The strips have been made by O’Neills and were officially unveiled on August 18, 2017.
Ireland are in Group C for the 2017 Rugby League World Cup along with Papua Guinea and Wales. They will face the former in Port Moresby and the latter in Perth, plus an inter group fixture against Italy in Cairns Continue reading