Editor's picks

Highlanders break Canes' hearts

The Highlanders overturned the highly fancied Hurricanes to win their maiden Super Rugby title.

SARU axes referees' chief Watson

The contract of South Africa's head of referees Andre Watson has been terminated with immediate effect, the South African Rugby Union have said.

Mitchell, Giteau men on inside

Georgina Robinson   Two years after leaving behind the gold jersey, recalled winger Drew Mitchell has put his hand up to be the Wallabies' inside man.


Folau's children's books a winner 

Karen Hardy   Israel Folau wasn't much older than the characters in his new series of children's books when he made his NRL debut.

Can the Wallabies win the RWC?

Georgina Robinson   Cheika shows his hand with his first hand-picked Wallabies squad. Can these players win Australia a World Cup against the odds?

How Waratahs can afford Folau

Georgina Robinson   Hooper, Beale, Skelton,  Foley and  Folau? How the Waratahs can have their cake and eat it too.

Wallaby leaves Reds to join Force

Georgina Robinson   The embattled Reds appear to have lost another player with a Springbok set to join him in Perth.

Charged with sexual assault

Former All Black Mils Muliaina has been charged with sexual assault, according to a report.

Alexander on outer before RWC

Lee Gaskin   Wallabies veteran Ben Alexander is on the outer before the World Cup.

Folau focuses on legacy

Georgina Robinson   Israel Folau says he considers himself a rugby player now after signing a lucrative new deal.


Highlanders end Waratahs dream

Nick Phipps' body language said it all: shoulders slumped, shaking his head.



Tight Five

Paul Cully   Super Rugby final shows why south is best.


Matt Burke

Matthew Burke   Folau deal a coup but questions remain.


Spiro Zavos

Spiro Zavos   Cheika's Cup squad passes Dwyer test.


Paul Cully

Paul Cully   Is the Wallabies squad good enough to win the Rugby World Cup?