Rugby Union

Thu 19 Apr 2018

Gibson wants a final season with Tahs

Gibson wants a final season with Tahs

DARYL Gibson says he would like to extend his tenure as head coach of the Waratahs for one more season, before moving on at the end of 2019.

More Folau backlash as All Blacks star hits out

More Folau backlash as All Blacks star hits out

ANOTHER high-profile rugby player has condemn Israel Folau for his controversial views on homosexuality, taking to Twitter to add his thoughts to the controversial...

Wed 18 Apr 2018

Gay rugby champs invite Folau to visit

Gay rugby champs invite Folau to visit

The world champions of gay rugby have made an offer for Wallabies star Israel Folau to attend a training session at the club

Beefed-up Waratahs shake up pack for ‘true test’

Beefed-up Waratahs shake up pack for ‘true test’

The Waratahs will unleash a power pack against the Lions on Friday night in a match that coach Daryl Gibson has branded as the team’s ultimate test

Gay referee’s sobering plea to Folau

Gay referee’s sobering plea to Folau

ONE of the game’s highest profile identities, gay referee Nigel Owens, has delivered a message to Israel Folau warning of the dangers of airing his homophobic and...

‘Disgusts me’: Kiwi tears strips off Folau

‘Disgusts me’: Kiwi tears strips off Folau

A NEW Zealand rugby star has teed off at Wallaby Israel Folau, unleashing his disgust following a fresh move to keep Folau on the field.

Reds boosted by return of Taniela Tupou

Reds boosted by return of Taniela Tupou

THE return of explosive prop Taniela Tupou will enliven a Reds side that desperately needs to pull the trigger in attack with greater confidence to upset the...

Tue 17 Apr 2018

Wallabies legend defends Izzy’s rights

premium_icon Wallabies legend defends Izzy’s rights

High-profile Christians are wary of being publicly shamed for their beliefs after the fallout from Wallaby star Israel Folau’s statement on gays

Besieged Folau threatened to quit

Besieged Folau threatened to quit

WALLABIES star Israel Folau has doubled-down on his anti-gay comments, revealing he offered to walk away from rugby union over his views.

Buccaneers get chance to shake off the rust

Buccaneers get chance to shake off the rust

IT WAS a scrappy contest at Kane Douglas Rugby Field as the Buccaneers ran the sword through a depleted Murwillumbah outfit with a 43-7 win.

Mon 16 Apr 2018

Folau ready to quit rugby for his religious beliefs

Folau ready to quit rugby for his religious beliefs

ISRAEL Folau’s future in Australian rugby remains on tenterhooks after the Wallabies star reinforced his controversial comments on homosexuality and revealed his...

WAR GAMES: Redmen score win in nail-biter

WAR GAMES: Redmen score win in nail-biter

REDMEN players could not be accused of lacking heart as they defeated last year's premiers Southern Cross Uni 27-26 in an absolute nail-biter.

Sat 14 Apr 2018

Rebels blow lead in loss to Jaguares

Rebels blow lead in loss to Jaguares

Melbourne's second-half woes have continued to plague their Super Rugby season with the Jaguares surging to a 25-22 win in their AAMI Park clash

Douglas keen to rip in against NSW

Douglas keen to rip in against NSW

For the first time in 35 years, NSW and Queensland do battle at the SCG, and for one Red the game will provide his first chance to smash some old mates.

Fri 13 Apr 2018

Green machine keeps Aussies on track

Green machine keeps Aussies on track

Ellia Green helped the Australian women's sevens team sidestep an upset loss to England and finish the opening day of Commonwealth Games competition unbeaten.

Smith opens up on Tokyo nightmare

Smith opens up on Tokyo nightmare

Wallaby great George Smith has spoken for the first time about being held in isolation for 20 days in a Tokyo police cell while he fought for his freedom

Perese has points to prove in Reds return

Perese has points to prove in Reds return

THE long-awaited lift-off for wing weapon Izaia Perese can shake-up the spluttering try-power of the Queensland Reds for an overdue interstate upset against NSW on...

Planets align to bring Hearfield back to Rugby Park

Planets align to bring Hearfield back to Rugby Park

THE 30-year old number eight is over the moon with his decision to make a comeback after 11 years in the rugby union wilderness.

RUGBY: Buccaneers missing key troops for season opener

RUGBY: Buccaneers missing key troops for season opener

YAMBA Buccaneers will be light on troops, but it has not stopped the excitement for president Adrian Miller ahead of tomorrow's first round clash.

Thu 12 Apr 2018

Super Rugby teams: Tongan Thor ruled out of Tahs clash

Super Rugby teams: Tongan Thor ruled out of Tahs clash

THE Queensland Reds have been dealt a trio of major blows ahead of their crunch match against the NSW Waratahs at the SCG, with Taniela Tupou, Scott Higginbotham...

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