SANZAR appeals ban handed to Hooper

Russell Jackson 7:14 PM   SANZAR has taken the unusual step of appealing Michael Hooper's one-week suspension, putting the Wallabies flanker at risk of missing the Bledisloe Cup opener.


Uncapped Smith gets Wallabies call

4:48 PM   Uncapped prop Toby Smith is a newcomer while Wycliff Palu and Matt Giteau return in the 31-man Wallabies squad chosen to prepare for next week's Rugby Championship decider against New Zealand.


When a boo is not a boo

Douglas locks in for Reds and Wallabies

Carter on track for World Cup return

Guildford in Waratahs' sights

Thanks, but no thanks: club rejects Quade offer

Editor's picks

Mortlock backs Wallabies kickers

Two games into the Rugby Championship and the Wallabies have a glaring problem ahead of the World Cup.

England's strict social media rules

England rugby players have been issued a 24-point social media guide for the World Cup, including warnings not to use Twitter "after a tough loss" and not to "engage in arguments" online.

All Blacks eye Chicago next year

New Zealand Rugby are eyeing a return to Chicago for the All Blacks next year.

Cheika hits back at Toulon owner 

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has taken exception to the trash-talking of Toulon owner Mourad Boudjellal.


Questions over legality of try

South Africans are questioning the legality of Richie McCaw's sensational lineout try.

Simmons plays down concerns

Phil Lutton   Rob Simmons will get scans on his injured wrist but is confident of taking on the All Blacks.

Pocock eyes McCaw challenge

David Pocock says intense competition within the Wallabies ranks is bringing out the best in his own game.

Fijian player in tears after racial taunts

Brendon Egan   A Fijian rugby player racially taunted during Christchurch's senior club final was so distraught he could not finish the match.

Wallabies confirm Perth switch

Adrian Warren   ​Perth will host a rugby union Test at a rectangular ground for the first time.

I have no issue with Wallabies

Phil Lutton   Quade Cooper says he regrets resorting to foul language on social media.


Sneaky punch may prove costly

Phil Lutton   Michael Hooper may be in hot water after being cited for an alleged punch.



When a boo is not a boo

Glen Ella 2:25 AM    The Wallabies great has his say on the Adam Goodes debate.

Spiro Zavos

Spiro Zavos 7:00 PM   Australian rugby has fallen behind the pack on and off the field.


Matthew Burke

Matthew Burke   I was asked recently whether back-to-back World Cup wins could be on the cards for the All Blacks. The follow-up question was a cracker. They have an ageing team, do you think they will have the legs through to the end of October?


Stephen Samuelson

Stephen Samuelson   The Wallabies stole victory against the Springboks but there are many aspects of their game they must improve.