Rupert Guinness

Rupert Guinness

Rupert Guinness is a Sports Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald

South Sydney's Lote Tuqiri is the oldest player in the NRL, but he's still capable of brilliance

Rupert Guinness Lote Tuqiri is high in the air above Jorge Taufua with his hands on the ball from a cross kick and moments from landing to score a sensational try for the Rabbitohs.

Sydney Roosters forward Remi Casty's journey from France to the semi-finals

Red, white and Bleu: Remy Casty followed coach Trent Robinson from Catalans to the Roosters.

Rupert Guinness Sitting at Bondi Beach wearing a T-shirt, towel and thongs, Remi Casty slips into an atmosphere of calm without anyone noticing who he is.

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ARU boss Bill Pulver to be grilled by states over Super 18 plan

Man with a plan: ARU boss Bill Pulver.

Rupert Guinness ARU boss Bill Pulver is expected to face an intense grilling when he pitches the merits of a four-conference model for Super Rugby to the provinces at a meeting in Sydney on Thursday.

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NRL chief Dave Smith joins other code bosses to tackle homophobia

Ryan Stig.

Rupert Guinness The NRL has admitted that it handled poorly the case involving former Newcastle player Ryan Stig and his controversial comments regarding homosexuality and has pledged to come down harder on anyone...


Randwick committed to partnership but determined to go it alone in future

Rupert Guinness Randwick is intent on going it alone in the new National Rugby Championship in the future, despite the Sydney club and arch-rival Eastern Suburbs being named as key partners of the NSW Country team...

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Sam Burgess gets backing to successfully make switch to rugby

Sam Burgess

Rupert Guinness So Sam Burgess is off to rugby. Will it be a success? Rupert Guinness examines the main five questions about the South Sydney forward's big move.

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Drugs scandal an eye opener for Farah

Robbie Farah

Rupert Guinness Wests Tigers star Robbie Farah says he may have been ''naive'' to illegal drug use in the NRL and the risk of inadvertently consuming illicit products due to the trust and faith he and other players...

Club stunned at Earl suspension

Sport: Tuesday morning Raiders training at Raiders HQ, Bruce. Raiders player Sandor Earl. 4th of June 2013. Canberra Times Photograph by Katherine Griffiths

Rupert Guinness News of Sandor Earl's provisional suspension has stunned the French rugby club in Pau he was set to join at the end of the season.

Robinson returns for Tahs after wake-up call

Benn Robinson

Rupert Guinness WHEN Benn Robinson missed out on a starting place with the Waratahs in last Saturday's season opener, the Wallabies loose-head prop found the painful memories of being left out of the playing squad...