Rugby Union

Thu 23 Jan 2020

Michael Chooka: Ex-Wallabies boss joins NRL premiers

premium_icon Michael Chooka: Ex-Wallabies boss joins NRL premiers

Roosters coach Trent Robinson’s search for the edge over his rivals never stops.

‘Hungry’ O’Connor to rip into Reds comeback

premium_icon ‘Hungry’ O’Connor to rip into Reds comeback

He’s not a veteran yet – but at 29, James O’Connor possesses the knowledge and leadership skills that will be essential to Queensland’s Super Rugby campaign.

Wed 22 Jan 2020

Hooper quits as Waratahs skipper on eve of season

premium_icon Hooper quits as Waratahs skipper on eve of season

Michael Hooper has shocked fans on the eve of the Super Rugby season by standing down as Waratahs captain.

Thu 16 Jan 2020

Reds punt on future flyhalf

premium_icon Reds punt on future flyhalf

Queensland coach Brad Thorn will reveal his blueprint for the Reds’ 2020 backline as he looks to transform Isaac Lucas into a long-term Reds flyhalf.

Tue 14 Jan 2020

Blyth ready to move mountains

premium_icon Blyth ready to move mountains

At 204cm, Angus Blyth probably doesn’t have to wait in line long – but given the competition in the Reds’ second row, even he is fighting to get noticed.

Mon 13 Jan 2020

Kicking guru reveals key flaw holding back Aussie kickers

premium_icon Kicking guru reveals key flaw holding back Aussie kickers

The legendary goalkicking coach who trained British stars Johnny Wilkinson and Jonny Sexton has moved to Qld to develop the next Aussie sharpshooter.

Sat 4 Jan 2020

‘Gym freak’ SBW wows new coach

‘Gym freak’ SBW wows new coach

Sonny Bill Williams has impressed his new coach after arriving at training in peak physical condition ahead of his latest footy adventure

Thu 19 Dec 2019

Cost cutting deprives new Sydney stadium of 'vital' tool

Cost cutting deprives new Sydney stadium of 'vital' tool

A sneaky feature to hide embarrassingly small crowds at Sydney’s future stadium was seen as crucial for the teams using it. But now it’s nowhere to be seen

Mon 16 Dec 2019

Kiwis bizarre nude celebration trend

Kiwis bizarre nude celebration trend

The New Zealand Rugby Sevens team are a close bunch — a little too close if you ask some people — after continuing a unique winning tradition.

Sat 14 Dec 2019

Anti-Discrimination Board accepts complaint against Folau

Anti-Discrimination Board accepts complaint against Folau

Israel Folau walked away from a longstanding legal fight with Rugby Australia, but now finds himself in a whole new battle

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