Rugby Union

Tue 16 Oct 2018

Crunch calls loom as Cheika finalises tour plans

Crunch calls loom as Cheika finalises tour plans

THE Wallabies are unlikely to include any new faces in their squad to face New Zealand in their third Bledisloe Cup clash in Japan or for their European tour

Wallaby coming home — but what about Quade?

Wallaby coming home — but what about Quade?

MELBOURNE remain tight lipped about securing Reds discard Quade Cooper but have formally announced that lock Luke Jones is returning to the Super Rugby club.

Morris stars for FNC at State rugby sevens titles

premium_icon Morris stars for FNC at State rugby sevens titles

MORRIS, who plays scrumhalf for the Buccaneers juniors, was instrumental in the Dolphins' surge to the plate, scoring a solo effort in the final.

Mon 15 Oct 2018

Cheika won’t change for the sake of it

premium_icon Cheika won’t change for the sake of it

IF you’re in the camp that thinks the Wallabies are a shambles, sorry, but coach Michael Cheika isn’t going to alter his unwavering loyalty just yet.

Sun 14 Oct 2018

Freakish teen eyes Wallabies debut

premium_icon Freakish teen eyes Wallabies debut

MEET the youngster being sized up for a remarkable Test debut at just 18 now he is certain of selection on the Wallabies’ tour of Japan and Europe.

Wing and prayer: Clark’s Waratahs gamble

premium_icon Wing and prayer: Clark’s Waratahs gamble

CAM Clark has re-signed with the NSW Waratahs for another season amid a nightmare battle for a starting wing spot.

Thu 11 Oct 2018

Ryan to juggle roles with Reds and Broncos

Ryan to juggle roles with Reds and Broncos

PETER Ryan has promised pain and progress for both the Reds and Broncos in his rare double life as Minister of Defence for two clubs in rival codes.

TOUCH OF CLASS: Footy veterans step up for Australia

premium_icon TOUCH OF CLASS: Footy veterans step up for Australia

ACROSS a lifetime of sport, in league and touch football, Grafton's Steve Llewellyn never chased the spotlight. But at 67 years old, that is about to change.

Wed 10 Oct 2018

Injured Wallabies prop in race for World Cup

Injured Wallabies prop in race for World Cup

WALLABIES prop Tom Robertson is to undergo knee reconstruction surgery but he’s not being ruled out of next year’s Rugby World Cup.

Broken neck to thumbs up: Good news for All Blacks star

Broken neck to thumbs up: Good news for All Blacks star

ALL Blacks star Sam Cane is up and walking around after having surgery to repair a broken bone in his neck and is expected to make a full recovery.

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