Rugby Union

Wed 30 Oct 2019

No ‘bluffing’ as Springboks lay it all on the table

No ‘bluffing’ as Springboks lay it all on the table

What you see is what you get from Springboks coach Rassie Erasmus who insists there is no point being anything but direct ahead of the World Cup final.

Tue 29 Oct 2019

All you need to know about the RWC final

All you need to know about the RWC final

Six weeks after the Rugby World Cup commenced, we’ve arrived at the final – where England will start favourites against South Africa. YOUR ULTIMATE GUIDE

England faces penalty for haka drama

England faces penalty for haka drama

England’s response to the All Blacks’ haka had tongues wagging across the world but the plan may cause the Poms some unexpected pain.

SBW offered richest rugby deal ever

SBW offered richest rugby deal ever

Sonny Bill Williams has reportedly been offered the chance to be the highest paid player in the history of rugby league and union.

Sun 27 Oct 2019

Man’s boneheaded tattoo blunder

Man’s boneheaded tattoo blunder

A New Zealand man will have a lifelong reminder of one of his darkest days unless he can get someone to laser off an ink-related mistake.

Sat 26 Oct 2019

‘Absurd’ haka drama stuns the world

‘Absurd’ haka drama stuns the world

The All Blacks blew Ireland off the park last week after their haka challenge but England have delivered something different for the semi-final.

Fri 25 Oct 2019

Expect the unexpected from mercurial All Blacks

Expect the unexpected from mercurial All Blacks

After throwing out the textbook against the Wallabies, England have reverted to the norm for their World Cup semi-final against New Zealand.

‘All Blacks have their share of d***heads’

‘All Blacks have their share of d***heads’

Let’s hope the action in the Rugby World Cup semi-final between New Zealand and England is as entertaining as the build-up has been.

Thu 24 Oct 2019

Cheika’s heartfelt apology to Wallabies fans

Cheika’s heartfelt apology to Wallabies fans

Outgoing Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has penned an emotional open letter to disgruntled fans after Australia bombed out of the Rugby World Cup in Japan.

Tue 22 Oct 2019

England coach drops spying bombshell

England coach drops spying bombshell

Eddie Jones has hit out at his rivals after levelling a serious accusation ahead of England’s semi-final showdown against New Zealand.

Mon 21 Oct 2019

World reacts to ‘selfish’ Wallabies coach

World reacts to ‘selfish’ Wallabies coach

Outgoing coach Michael Cheika has been absolutely savaged by rugby pundits for his “headless” approach at the Rugby World Cup.

Sun 20 Oct 2019

Bledisloe Cup win for Victoria’s rugby fans

premium_icon Bledisloe Cup win for Victoria’s rugby fans

One of sport’s greatest rivalries that doesn’t involve a Sherrin will be coming to Melbourne next year when the Wallabies face the All Blacks at Marvel Stadium.

Sat 19 Oct 2019

Vunivalu targeted for reunion with Wallabies World Cup star

Vunivalu targeted for reunion with Wallabies World Cup star

Storm flyer Suliasi Vunivalu is being chased by Rugby Australia for a switch to rugby union and a reunion with Marika Koroibete at the Wallabies

Cheik mate: from teammates to foes

Cheik mate: from teammates to foes

They may be rival coaches now, but there was a time when Michael Cheika and Eddie Jones stood shoulder to shoulder on the field

Folau made ‘crazy prayer’ before Insta posts

Folau made ‘crazy prayer’ before Insta posts

Former Wallaby Israel Folau has appeared at the Australian Christian Lobby’s national conference, making some surprising revelations

Fri 18 Oct 2019

England star delivers stinging wife sledge to Wallaby

England star delivers stinging wife sledge to Wallaby

An England World Cup rival has fired back at Wallabies star Matt To’omua with a cutting one-line quip about his superstar wife, Ellyse Perry

Wallaby will join ‘best in the world’

Wallaby will join ‘best in the world’

If you listen to Jordan Petaia’s Wallabies teammates, we’re going to witness the rise of a new Australian sporting great on Saturday.

Thu 17 Oct 2019

Folau rejects tribunal decision and blasts ‘biased’ lawyer

Folau rejects tribunal decision and blasts ‘biased’ lawyer

Dumped rugby superstar Israel Folau has suggested the tribunal that sacked him was stacked against him, in explosive court documents

Wed 16 Oct 2019

Warriors star Solomone Kata code-hops into Super Rugby

Warriors star Solomone Kata code-hops into Super Rugby

New Zealand Warriors star Solomone Kata has switched codes and signed a three-year Super Rugby contract with the Brumbies

Sun 13 Oct 2019

Wallabies to stick with running game

Wallabies to stick with running game

Michael Cheika committed to Wallabies' running style of play, but whether it will work against England in a Rugby World Cup quarter-final remains to be seen.

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