Editor's picks

Can Quade Cooper work a miracle?

The Reds are under pressure. Again. Can the return of Quade Cooper and James O'Connor make the difference?

Sinner Latu a saint in eyes of crowd

Rupert Guinness   It is rare that you see a player get a yellow card and a standing ovation from their home crowd as they leave the field.


Team of the week - round six

Paul Cully picks the best XV from the Australian conference.

Highlanders take foot off the brake

8:25 PM   Waisake Naholo and Patrick Osborne got in on the act as the Highlanders posted a big win.

Brad Thorn linked with Reds

Duncan Johnstone   There might be time for one final chapter to Brad Thorn's playing career.

Rebels fail to capitalise 

Toby Robson   It wasn’t quite the celebration the Hurricanes envisioned.

Small-minded people only risk

Rupert Guinness   Any risk of a rift in the Wallabies squad should be contained by wise heads, says Dwyer.


Larkham backs World Cup plans 

Chris Dutton   Brumbies coach Stephen Larkham is "preparing to get hurt" in a charity match.

Kuridrani intent on chasing dream

Chris Dutton   Tevita Kuridrani has vowed to comeback from injury bigger and stronger.

Brumbies end hostilities

Chris Dutton   The ACT Brumbies will shelve Super Rugby hostilities to join forces with the NSW Waratahs in camp.

Reds eager to turn a corner

Beth Newman   James O'Connor and the Queensland Reds are starting again with a clean slate.



Rupert Guinness

Rupert Guinness 12:48 AM   Drab affair only highlights the value of passion.

Matthew Burke    

Matthew Burke 7:22 PM   Pool of death looks murderous for Wallabies.

Spiro Zavos

Spiro Zavos   ARU should have given more details.


The Breakdown

Georgina Robinson   Union and players' association butt heads over code of conduct.