Rugby Union

Mon 17 Dec 2018

Woeful Wallabies spark drastic shake-up

Woeful Wallabies spark drastic shake-up

The powerbrokers at Rugby Australia have responded to the Wallabies’ woeful year by announcing a dramatic shake-up.

Fri 14 Dec 2018

Wallaby legend’s insane ambition

Wallaby legend’s insane ambition

Australian rugby great George Smith has revealed that he wants to become the first professional player to compete across four different decades.

Game changer: All Blacks coach to bow out after World Cup

Game changer: All Blacks coach to bow out after World Cup

The incomparable reign of Steve Hansen as All Blacks coach will finish after next year’s Rugby World Cup in Japan.

Cheika on tight leash after surviving axe

premium_icon Cheika on tight leash after surviving axe

Cheika will remain as Wallabies coach through to next year’s World Cup but his powers will likely be reduced

McDermott relishes fresh outlook on pre-season

premium_icon McDermott relishes fresh outlook on pre-season

SUNSHINE Coast product Tate McDermott says the Queensland Reds have embraced a different approach to pre-season this year and he's loving every minute of it.

Thu 13 Dec 2018

Queensland Reds land Wilkinson’s kicking guru

Queensland Reds land Wilkinson’s kicking guru

The man who mentored England World Cup hero Jonny Wilkinson has been appointed kicking coach by the Queensland Reds.

‘It sucks’: Young gun gutted by Broncos defection

‘It sucks’: Young gun gutted by Broncos defection

Rising rugby star Jordan Petaia says it sucks seeing former Queensland Reds teammate Izaia Perese defect to rugby league.

Wed 12 Dec 2018

Pocock’s ‘excellence’ honoured by peers

premium_icon Pocock’s ‘excellence’ honoured by peers

David Pocock picked up another two major awards to crown his return to Australian rugby after claiming the RUPA Medal For Excellence for the third time.

Queensland Reds charge into Coast camp

premium_icon Queensland Reds charge into Coast camp

QUEENSLAND Reds prop Ruan Smith believes time spent sweating it out on the Sunshine Coast will prove an important stepping stone to a big 2019 campaign.

Tue 11 Dec 2018

Australian rugby’s ‘pathetic’ new low

Australian rugby’s ‘pathetic’ new low

Australian ruby fans are desperate for answers but the latest attempt to address the Wallabies’ woes was met with a savage backlash.

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