Rugby Union

Thu 15 Nov 2018

Shake-up: Umaga demoted as Blues Super Rugby coach

Shake-up: Umaga demoted as Blues Super Rugby coach

Tana Umaga has been demoted to an assistant role at the Blues Super Rugby team, with Leon MacDonald taking charge as head coach

Australia loses out to NZ in bid to host women’s World Cup

premium_icon Australia loses out to NZ in bid to host women’s World Cup

Australian rugby’s year from hell has continued after the nation’s bid to host the 2021 women’s World Cup was pipped by our arch rivals.

‘Destructive’: Karmichael Hunt opens up on mental demons

‘Destructive’: Karmichael Hunt opens up on mental demons

Broncos premiership winner Karmichael Hunt has opened up on the issues that forced him out of rugby league and have haunted his sporting career since

Wallabies coach Cheika safe until World Cup: Castle

Wallabies coach Cheika safe until World Cup: Castle

Under-siege Wallabies coach Michael Cheika is safe from the axe, Rugby Australia chief says despite admitting “universal frustration” over results

Tue 13 Nov 2018

Cheika set to wield axe as pressure mounts

premium_icon Cheika set to wield axe as pressure mounts

Bernard Foley could pay the price for Australia’s loss to Wales with the Waratahs veteran set to be dumped ahead of the Wallabies clash against Italy

Rookie has his ‘Where’s Wally’ moment

Rookie has his ‘Where’s Wally’ moment

Rookie Wallaby tourist Jordan Petaia has narrowly avoided team punishment for losing team mascot Wally on their spring tour.

Mon 12 Nov 2018

Wallabies players hurting, says Genia

premium_icon Wallabies players hurting, says Genia

Wallabies halfback Will Genia says fans are feeling only a fraction of the disappointment the players themselves are enduring after a 10th defeat in 13 games.

Dempsey ready to put stamp on Wallabies

premium_icon Dempsey ready to put stamp on Wallabies

JACK Dempsey endured some “lonely” times during his rehab from a horror injury but, now healthy, he’s ready to push for Wallabies flanker position.

Sun 11 Nov 2018

Controversy in All Blacks stunner

Controversy in All Blacks stunner

ENGLAND’S Sam Underhill was denied a late try as the world champions All Blacks continue their winning ways.

How Wallabies blew golden chances

premium_icon How Wallabies blew golden chances

WALLABIES captain Michael Hooper admits he made a mistake ignoring kicks at goal after Australia lost to Wales for the first time in a decade.

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