Rugby Union

Mon 30 Mar 2020

Rugby Australia to slash jobs in wake of $9.4 million loss

premium_icon Rugby Australia to slash jobs in wake of $9.4 million loss

Rugby Australia’s finances are in free fall with chairman Paul McLean saying there was no way of knowing the impact the coronavirus will have on the game.

Rugby in crisis over ‘alarming’ $9.4m disaster

Rugby in crisis over ‘alarming’ $9.4m disaster

Rugby Australia has been left staring into the abyss by a stunning financial report that has triggered dramatic cost-cutting moves.

Fri 27 Mar 2020

Wallabies trial match on the cards

premium_icon Wallabies trial match on the cards

As Rugby Australia heads into a meeting with the players’ union about their pay, an exciting new concept has emerged to reignite the game.

Tue 17 Mar 2020

Brisbane teams unite for stadium plea

premium_icon Brisbane teams unite for stadium plea

The Broncos, Lions, Roar and Reds will come together with Stadiums Queensland in bid to stave off financial ruin.

Mon 16 Mar 2020

Domestic derbies key to allowing Reds to play

Domestic derbies key to allowing Reds to play

With border and travel restrictions to reduce the coronavirus scourge, the Super Rugby competition played across five countries faces some tough decisions to keep it...

Fri 13 Mar 2020

Lagging Tahs refuse to ‘throw baby out with bath water’

premium_icon Lagging Tahs refuse to ‘throw baby out with bath water’

Two key players return from injury but Waratahs coach Rob Penney has largely kept the faith with his under-performing side.

Thu 12 Mar 2020

Beale streets ‘em with incredible ‘Tahs ride

premium_icon Beale streets ‘em with incredible ‘Tahs ride

It’s been an incredible journey of extremes but even Kurtley Beale knows the lows have been just as instrumental as the highs.

Mon 9 Mar 2020

Coaching guru called in to save Queensland Reds’ season

premium_icon Coaching guru called in to save Queensland Reds’ season

He’s helped turn Jonny Wilkinson into the world’s best goalkicker and knows how to get the best out of elite golf stars.

Sun 8 Mar 2020

Slack: ‘Dropping’ young Reds’ halfback defies logic

premium_icon Slack: ‘Dropping’ young Reds’ halfback defies logic

Tate McDermott has been Queensland’s best player this season, and if you don’t have him in your top three you haven’t been watching closely enough.

Footy grub’s X-rated below-the-belt act

Footy grub’s X-rated below-the-belt act

Joe Marler is facing a minimum 12-week ban after getting too intimate with a rival during England’s Six Nations win over Wales.

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