Tom Decent and Aaron Goile Waratahs league recruit Reece Robinson scored his first try, but the Waratahs were beaten 17-12 by the Chiefs in a pre-season match.
Tom Decent Bob Dwyer has launched a scathing attack on ARU chief executive Bill Pulver for financially neglecting Sydney rugby clubs.
Eddie Jones insists England's current level of fitness is adequate for the Six Nations but would be exposed on the tour to Australia unless improvements are made.
World Rugby has determined there will be no disciplinary action despite NZ having eight players on the field when scoring a game-levelling try against Australia at the Sydney Sevens.
Roje Adaimy They have had their break, now the Brumbies' big-name Wallabies will be put to the test in the club's final trial before the start of the Super Rugby season.
Duncan Taylor will start at centre for Scotland against Wales in the Six Nations on Saturday, the only change to coach Vern Cotter's starting line-up that lost their opener to England.
Chris Dutton, Phil Lutton, Tom Decent The ARU is 'open to any option' to secure study bound star breakaway David Pocock in a Wallabies jersey for the 2019 World Cup.
Six Nations champions Ireland have opened up their defence with a pulsating 16-16 draw against Wales.
No Israel Folau and Bernard Foley just yet, but skipper Michael Hooper, Kurtley Beale and Nick Phipps are among key Wallabies returning for the NSW Waratahs' second Super Rugby pre-season trial match.
Fergus McFadden has been drafted into Ireland's Six Nations squad to face France, with Simon Zebo unable to overcome his knee injury.