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Kim Ekin

Global Head of Content & Data at RugbyPass.

How the All Blacks Sevens can qualify for Olympics this weekend

Fresh off a thrilling weekend in Hong Kong, the world’s 16 best men’s teams have arrived in Singapore.

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
06 Apr 2023, 1:56

TikTok Women's Six Nations Top Picks: Round Two

Talking points from round 2 of the TikTok Women's Six Nations include England's pulsating back three running in tries for fun, Chl…

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
05 Apr 2023, 10:41

Ethan de Groot confirms future in New Zealand beyond World Cup

All Blacks prop Ethan de Groot has signed a new contract with New Zealand Rugby that will keep him in New Zealand until the end of…

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
03 Apr 2023, 21:29

New Zealand claim second Sevens double in Hong Kong

New Zealand teams claimed victory in both the women's and men's finals of the Cathay/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens, further strengthening …

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
02 Apr 2023, 11:28

Papali'i tops Cane for All Blacks' 2022 form XV spot

The major takeaways from the All Blacks form XV was the team's captain being demoted to the bench while an uncapped back makes an …

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
31 Mar 2023, 0:45

Sevens set for 46-year first as World Series returns to Hong Kong

The world-famous Hong Kong skyline provided the backdrop as captains of the 28 men’s and women’s teams gathered ahead of the C…

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
30 Mar 2023, 23:30

Len Ikitau re-signs with Brumbies through until 2025

Rugby Australia have announced the re-signing of rising Brumbies and Wallabies star Len Ikitau, who has confirmed his commitment t…

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
30 Mar 2023, 19:26

Brumbies back to full compliment against Waratahs

After being rested in line with Rugby Australia's Rugby World Cup policy, James Slipper, Rob Valetini, Pete Samu, Nic White, and T…

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
29 Mar 2023, 23:40

Young guns named alongside All Blacks in Hurricanes team to play Force

With momentum high following the team’s 4th victory in their last 5 matches, Head Coach Jason Holland has named a side mixed wi…

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
29 Mar 2023, 22:53

Blues anticipate 'epic' contest with team named to visit unbeaten Chiefs

Blues talisman lock, Patrick Tuipulotu, returns to the 23 this weekend along with a host of All Black talent to face the Chiefs.

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
29 Mar 2023, 21:51

Chiefs roll out A-team for 'barn-stormer' Blues battle

The Gallagher Chiefs will start with a forward pack boasting a collective 675 caps at this level, and a backline with an average o…

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
29 Mar 2023, 21:16

'Sugar rush': Ex-All Black slams 'laughable' deal by Rugby Australia for Suaalii

Former All Black first five-eighth Stephen Donald has slammed Rugby Australia's latest deal.

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
27 Mar 2023, 22:51

Ex-Wallaby hits back at league and the Roosters 'fool' who opened his mouth

Former Waratah and 2014 Super Rugby winner Stephen Hoiles and former Wallaby Morgan Turinui have hit back at comments coming from …

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
27 Mar 2023, 21:15

Hurricanes announce return of ex-England international Shields

The Hurricanes have made a signing announcement today, bringing back their former star player and England international, Brad Shie…

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
27 Mar 2023, 0:14

Former All Black No 8 given red card in Japan for counter-ruck

Former All Black and Highlanders loose forward Jackson Hemopo was issued a red card in the Japan Rugby League One.

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
26 Mar 2023, 19:13

Jake White calls for rugby to stamp out 'diving' after Bismarck du Plessis yellow

White's remarks come in the wake of the Bulls 32-23 loss to Ulster after hooker Bismarck du Plessis was yellow carded.

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
26 Mar 2023, 15:27

Springbok hero Cheslin Kolbe leaves pitch in tears after being carted off

The Springboks camp face a nervous wait after South Africa's 2019 World Cup hero Cheslin Kolbe left Toulon's match against Lyon on…

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
25 Mar 2023, 22:27

'Isn't going to help beat the All Blacks': Roosters teammate on Suaalii's monster RA deal

Kiwi league international Brandon Smith has offered his thoughts on his Roosters' teammate Joseph Suaalii's new deal with Rugby Au…

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
25 Mar 2023, 20:39

Springbok prop heading home after being 'lured' by Eben

The Sharks have officially confirmed the signing of World Cup-winning prop Vincent Koch for the 2023-24 season.

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
22 Mar 2023, 18:29

'Political selection': Eddie Jones makes sensational Marcus Smith claim

Former England head coach Eddie Jones has tabled a startling theory on why new coach Steve Borthwick flip-flopped between flyhalve…

Kim Ekin
Kim Ekin
21 Mar 2023, 22:23
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