Rugby Union

Mon 6 Apr 2020

Rugby Australia collapse could cost Folau millions

premium_icon Rugby Australia collapse could cost Folau millions

Israel Folau’s multimillion-dollar Rugby Australia payout could take a major hit if the governing body is forced into insolvency

Sun 5 Apr 2020

FitzSimons’ dire Rugby Australia warning

FitzSimons’ dire Rugby Australia warning

Media personality Peter FitzSimons has urged the Australian government to step in and save rugby union from going “down the gurgler”.

Fiery meeting that could decide Castle’s fate

premium_icon Fiery meeting that could decide Castle’s fate

Wallaby legend Nick Farr-Jones has called for the entire Rugby Australia board to be dumped.

Thu 2 Apr 2020

Super Rugby could be on its last legs

premium_icon Super Rugby could be on its last legs

With Rugby Australia and RUPA locked in an ugly stand-off, the future of the game could dramatically change

Tue 31 Mar 2020

Rugby decimated by ‘toughest decision in game’s history’

premium_icon Rugby decimated by ‘toughest decision in game’s history’

Rugby Australia staff have been left devastated by the governing body’s decision to stand down 75 per cent of its employees as the game remains on the edge of financial...

Mon 30 Mar 2020

Rugby Australia to slash jobs in wake of $9.4 million loss

premium_icon Rugby Australia to slash jobs in wake of $9.4 million loss

Rugby Australia’s finances are in free fall with chairman Paul McLean saying there was no way of knowing the impact the coronavirus will have on the game.

Rugby in crisis over ‘alarming’ $9.4m disaster

Rugby in crisis over ‘alarming’ $9.4m disaster

Rugby Australia has been left staring into the abyss by a stunning financial report that has triggered dramatic cost-cutting moves.

Fri 27 Mar 2020

Wallabies trial match on the cards

premium_icon Wallabies trial match on the cards

As Rugby Australia heads into a meeting with the players’ union about their pay, an exciting new concept has emerged to reignite the game.

Tue 17 Mar 2020

Brisbane teams unite for stadium plea

premium_icon Brisbane teams unite for stadium plea

The Broncos, Lions, Roar and Reds will come together with Stadiums Queensland in bid to stave off financial ruin.

Mon 16 Mar 2020

Domestic derbies key to allowing Reds to play

Domestic derbies key to allowing Reds to play

With border and travel restrictions to reduce the coronavirus scourge, the Super Rugby competition played across five countries faces some tough decisions to keep it...

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