Rugby Union

Thu 13 Dec 2018

A whole other ballgame for local rugby fanatic

A whole other ballgame for local rugby fanatic

Darcy Reed has played rugby since the age of seven, and has now taken on his biggest challenge: The Queensland Red's Rugby Sevens

Sun 9 Dec 2018

Perfect Aussies set up sevens showdown with New Zealand

Perfect Aussies set up sevens showdown with New Zealand

Australia have beaten Wales to win all three of their pool matches and book a quarter-final showdown with New Zealand at the Cape Town World Rugby Sevens.

Cheika’s fate to be decided in high stakes board meeting

Cheika’s fate to be decided in high stakes board meeting

Michael Cheika’s fate as Wallabies coach will be determined at a Rugby Australia board meeting as the governing body digests the worst season in 60 years.

Fri 7 Dec 2018

Sacked NRL coach’s surprise Waratahs role

Sacked NRL coach’s surprise Waratahs role

Axed NRL coach Anthony Griffin has found a new role helping the rival code, bobbing up as a surprise consultant for the NSW Waratahs.

Thu 6 Dec 2018

Pacific Islands Super Rugby bid rejected

Pacific Islands Super Rugby bid rejected

An ambitious bid to set up a Pacific Islands Super Rugby team has failed after competition organisers decided it was not commercially viable.

Wed 5 Dec 2018

‘Throw the bank at him’: New solution for Wallabies woes

‘Throw the bank at him’: New solution for Wallabies woes

With under-siege Wallabies coach Michael Cheika to front Rugby Australia next week, former Test hooker Brendan Cannon says David Nucifora is an ideal solution

Tue 27 Nov 2018

Dwyer’s solution for Wallabies woes

Dwyer’s solution for Wallabies woes

World Cup-winning coach Bob Dwyer wants the cap threshold for overseas players reviewed to bolster the struggling Wallabies’ depth.

Mon 26 Nov 2018

Jones tells RA what they must do to get Wallabies on track

Jones tells RA what they must do to get Wallabies on track

TEN months before the start of the Rugby World Cup, the Wallabies look miles away from lifting the trophy but former coach Eddie Jones has some advice

Sun 25 Nov 2018

‘We’ll turn them into wins’: Defiant Cheika won’t walk away

‘We’ll turn them into wins’: Defiant Cheika won’t walk away

Embattled Wallabies coach Michael Cheika maintains he’s still the man to take Australia to the World Cup despite falling to a ninth loss of a miserable year.

Wed 21 Nov 2018

French rugby’s classy support for gay hate crime victim

French rugby’s classy support for gay hate crime victim

France players will wear rainbow laces in their match against Fiji in support of ex-Wales captain Gareth Thomas - the victim of a homophobic assault last week

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