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Jones: Wallabies a different challenge to ’16 sweep

Eddie Jones is brushing aside all talk of his England tourists earning another, record-extending clean sweep over the Wallabies.The Tasmanian coach, who orchestrated England's...

Suliasi Vunivalu, the Rugby World Cup and the risk/reward in NRL players for 2027

Rugby Australia's World Cup bid team had barely finished a celebratory pint of Guinness in Dublin before the speculation had begun.Would the governing...

Springboks’ Jantjies arrested at airport after ‘incident’

South Africa flyhalf Elton Jantjies was arrested for "malicious damage to property" after an incident on an Emirates airlines flight from Dubai to Johannesburg...

Japan stun Wallaroos for historic Test win

An off night with the boot from Lori Cramer and some impatient play has cost the Wallaroos in a reality-check 12-10 Test loss to...

Nu’u banned for four weeks; Dalzell five

Melbourne Rebels center Ray Nu'u is set to miss the remainder of the Super Rugby Pacific season after receiving a four-week suspension -- his...

Rennie’s praise for ‘outstanding’ McReight

Wallabies coach Dave Rennie says Fraser McReight will get his Test chances this year as he continues to push skipper Michael Hooper for a...

Super — Not So Super — Rugby Pacific: V for [Aussie] victories and Bobby Valetini

It may well prove to be the weekend when Super Rugby Pacific truly found its feet.Six enthralling contests, five of which where the margin...

Fijians, Australian teams see Super Rugby Pacific put down the most delicate of roots

Round 11, 2022. Mark it down on your calendar as the weekend when Super Rugby Pacific put down the most delicate of roots.After only...

Wallabies to play midweek Melbourne Bledisloe

The Wallabies will play their first mid-week Test in 28 years, attempting to wrest back the Bledisloe Cup from the All Blacks on a...

Passport forgery cost Spain place at RWC 2023

Spain were disqualified from the World Cup because three members of Alcobendas Rugby Club falsified a copy of an ineligible player's passport, the Spanish...

How playing in Japan helped Bernard Foley fall back in love with rugby

Former Wallabies fly-half Bernard Foley says playing in Japan helped him "fall back in love with rugby again" after a difficult 2019 Test season,...

Wayne Smith Black Ferns’ new director of rugby

New Zealand Rugby (NZR) said on Thursday former All Blacks assistant Wayne Smith has been appointed director of rugby for the national women's team...

Hooper eyes Wallabies’ ‘Buddy’ moment at SCG

Wallabies captain Michael Hooper has set his sights on a Buddy Franklin-like charge of the SCG as Australia looks to end its long run...

16 weeks: Super Rugby Pacific’s wild round as Clarke ban divides opinion

SANZAAR has dished out 16 weeks' worth of suspensions for the five red cards that were issued in Round 7 of Super Rugby Pacific,...

Thorn frustrated by ‘gutless’ Rugby AU criticism

Queensland Reds coach Brad Thorn has responded to the unnamed criticism of his methods from a Rugby Australia source, agreeing that it was...

Black Ferns coach Moore steps down

New Zealand women's long-serving coach Glenn Moore stepped down on Saturday, saying he did not agree with "misleading allegations" made against him by a...

Super — Not So Super — Rugby Pacific: Positive signs for Australia but real test arrives now

It was an egg-cellent weekend of Easter Super Rugby action, with the Blues, Reds, Chiefs, Hurricanes and Waratahs all enjoying victories in Round 9.Following...

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