Rugby Union

Sat 22 Jun 2019

Why Folau doesn’t deserve your money

Why Folau doesn’t deserve your money

Lots of people need handouts from the Australian public, but they don’t include Israel Folau. So please Australia, stop enabling this man, writes Paul Johnson

Jaguares beat Chiefs to secure Super Rugby semi in Argentina

Jaguares beat Chiefs to secure Super Rugby semi in Argentina

The Jaguares will host a historic Super Rugby semi-final in Buenos Aires after coming from behind to beat the Chiefs 21-16

Fri 21 Jun 2019

Waratahs coach Daryl Gibson set to quit today

Waratahs coach Daryl Gibson set to quit today

Waratahs coach and former All Black Daryl Gibson is set to announce his resignation following a dismal 2019 Super Rugby season

Thu 20 Jun 2019

World Rugby dumps Nations Championship plan

World Rugby dumps Nations Championship plan

SANZAAR has lamented a “missed opportunity” after World Rugby abandoned its plans to create a Nations Championship.

Fri 14 Jun 2019

Wallaby Kuridrani re-signs, but Kerevi confirms Japan move

Wallaby Kuridrani re-signs, but Kerevi confirms Japan move

Brumbies flyer Tevita Kuridrani has re-signed for another Super Rugby season and is eyeing a Wallabies recall for the World Cup

Thu 13 Jun 2019

Israel Folau offered rugby lifeline

Israel Folau offered rugby lifeline

If you thought Israel Folau’s rugby career was completely over you may have to think again as one coach has reached out to the fallen star.

Sun 9 Jun 2019

Wallabies insider spills on Folau chaos

Wallabies insider spills on Folau chaos

One Wallaby has admitted to being disappointed with the entire Israel Folau saga as Rugby Australia faces an ongoing crisis over the sacked star

Thu 6 Jun 2019

Folau launches legal action against rugby bosses

Folau launches legal action against rugby bosses

Israel Folau is taking legal action against Rugby Australia, saying: “No Australian of any faith should be fired for practising their religion.”

Sat 1 Jun 2019

Brumbies close in on conference top spot with win in Tokyo

Brumbies close in on conference top spot with win in Tokyo

The Brumbies have moved a step closer to sealing top spot on the Australian conference after securing a vital 42-19 win over the Sunwolves in Tokyo

Beaten Rebels hold on to hope of making the finals

Beaten Rebels hold on to hope of making the finals

Rebels blow chance against Tahs but coach Dave Wessels says he will go all out against the Crusaders to secure a finals berth as early as possible

Fri 31 May 2019

Winning could prove real financial burden for Rebels

Winning could prove real financial burden for Rebels

Melbourne Rebels chief executive denies the club is on the brink of insolvency after revelations they may not be able to afford to host a Super Rugby home final

Tue 28 May 2019

World Cup tragedy looms for Wallabies

World Cup tragedy looms for Wallabies

Losing Israel Folau after his social media stance was a big blow for the Wallabies, but this one might be the death knell for their World Cup hopes

Sat 25 May 2019

Rebels win big in Tokyo but Genia knocked out

Rebels win big in Tokyo but Genia knocked out

Melbourne have piled on seven tries to crush the Sunwolves 52-7 in their Super Rugby match, but the win has come at a cost with halfback Will Genia knocked out.

Coach Brad Thorn ‘proud’ despite Reds' heartbreaking losses

Coach Brad Thorn ‘proud’ despite Reds' heartbreaking losses

Brad Thorn has allowed himself to imagine what the Super Rugby season would have looked like if the Queensland Reds had grabbed three games there for the taking

‘Outstanding’ Lealiifano stakes World Cup claim

‘Outstanding’ Lealiifano stakes World Cup claim

Brumbies coach Dan McKellar believes in-form Christian Lealiifano should be recalled to wear the Wallabies No.10 jersey at the World Cup

Wed 22 May 2019

Folau moves towards court showdown

Folau moves towards court showdown

Israel Folau is hoping to add some high-profile firepower to his legal team as the rugby players' association calls for clarity from Rugby Australia

Tue 21 May 2019

Rugby players' association announces 'faith review'

Rugby players' association announces 'faith review'

The rugby players’ union has announced plans for a “faith and beliefs” review in a first step to extinguish fears of a Polynesian player boycott

All Black accused of inappropriately touching woman

All Black accused of inappropriately touching woman

A Cape Town woman has accused All Blacks and Crusaders playmaker Richie Mo'unga of inappropriately touching her and earlier spitting beer at her and her friends

Crusaders accused of homophobic slur in Cape Town

Crusaders accused of homophobic slur in Cape Town

The Crusaders say they can't believe an innocent late-night exchange in Cape Town has ended in accusations of homophobia, which they continue to refute

Wallabies great George Smith retires from the game at 38

Wallabies great George Smith retires from the game at 38

Former Wallabies flanker George Smith has retired from rugby, ending a career notable for its quality and longevity

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