Rugby Union

Tue 20 Nov 2018

Hottest property in world rugby has a huge call to make

Hottest property in world rugby has a huge call to make

Joe Schmidt says whether he stays on as Ireland rugby coach after next year’s World Cup or moves on, probably to the All Blacks, will be decided by his family

Carter, Giteau linked to breakaway comp

Carter, Giteau linked to breakaway comp

Billionaire mining magnate Andrew Forrest says star players from around the world are banging down the door to ask about his Global Rapid Rugby competition.

Mon 19 Nov 2018

Jones ready for Wallabies scrap

Jones ready for Wallabies scrap

Coach Eddie Jones has warned England to be wary of his native Australia when they face a Wallabies side coached by “street-fighter” Michael Cheika.

All Blacks coach declares Ireland world No.1

All Blacks coach declares Ireland world No.1

Ireland is the team to beat at next year’s Rugby World Cup — at least according to All Blacks coach Steve Hansen after the Irish shocked New Zealand.

Sun 18 Nov 2018

Now for the Wallabies: ‘Seduced’ England overcome Japan

Now for the Wallabies: ‘Seduced’ England overcome Japan

Eddie Jones said his team “played like England” after they came from behind to beat Japan 35-15 at Twickenham. Next up are the Wallabies in London.

Springboks storm Murrayfield to down the Scots

Springboks storm Murrayfield to down the Scots

South Africa became the first visiting team in a year to storm Murrayfield after beating Scotland 26-20 in their rugby international.

‘Beyond belief’: Outrage in Wallabies win

‘Beyond belief’: Outrage in Wallabies win

ITALY'S coach has unleashed on the referee following a controversial snub that paved the way for the Wallabies to finally record a victory.

Sat 17 Nov 2018

‘It’s insane’: radio hos blows up at racist caller

‘It’s insane’: radio hos blows up at racist caller

A New Zealand sports radio host has delivered an epic take-down of a “racist” listener who rang in to air some controversial views

How Cooper won over Rebels coach

How Cooper won over Rebels coach

Despite his domination at club level, there were doubts over ex-Wallabies star Quade Cooper. So Rebels coach Dave Wessels flew to meet the one-time bad boy

Fri 16 Nov 2018

Cooper backed to make Wallabies comeback

Cooper backed to make Wallabies comeback

Melbourne Rebels coach believe a season out of Super Rugby has been a good thing for their star recruit Quade Cooper and that he play for the Wallabies again

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