Sean McMahon is out of the Wallabies' June Test matches and may miss the rest of the Super Rugby season but teammate Colby Fainga'a has put his best foot forward for a Test call up.
Fairfax Media has spoken to a player from one of the Super Rugby clubs in the firing line, on the condition of anonymity, who has labelled the ARU "selfish" and believes they are "playing with our livelihoods".
Wallabies coach Michael Cheika says Stephen Moore is still his first-choice captain for the three-Test series in June despite calls for Michael Hooper to take over.
August 19 will be one of the most important days in recent history for Australian rugby. It's got nothing to do with the performances of our Super Rugby teams or the drama surrounding one franchise being culled. But August 19 is the date of the first Bledisloe Cup clash.
Wallabies star Kurtley Beale will take no part in the June Test series but coach Michael Cheika says he wants to pick French-based player Will Genia as his first-choice halfback for the first Test in Melbourne against Fiji.
World Cup-winning Wallabies coach Bob Dwyer says he would definitely put his name forward to be on a national coaching panel that Michael Cheika has revealed will be established by the end of the year.
Australian women's sevens star Ellia Green says it's an understatement to say she is excited to play on Australia Day at next year's revamped Sydney Sevens tournament and is behind the idea of BYO barbecues for the day.
Wallabies and NSW Waratahs forward Dean Mumm has announced he will retire from rugby at the end of the 2017 season.
Kurtley Beale should discover on Wednesday whether he will be fit for Saturday's English Premiership final.
Wallabies great George Smith says he will never turn his back on a Test recall if coach Michael Cheika comes knocking.
Australia have placed sixth at the end of a disappointing men's rugby sevens world series after failing to bounce back from the Rio Olympics.
Owen Finegan suggests Scott Fardy's decision to leave Australian rugby could come back to haunt him.
The Melbourne Rebels and Wallabies will be sweating to get an update on the injury status of Reece Hodge after the utility back copped a nasty head knock in his side's loss to the Waratahs on Sunday afternoon.
Sun-Herald rugby columnist Matt Burke sits down with Israel Folau to talk form and Super Rugby on the eve of the Waratahs' clash with the Melbourne Rebels.
The Queensland Reds are doing exceptional work in non-rugby regions but the battle the code faces in parts of the bush remain deeply challenging.
For Melbourne Rebels captain Reece Hodge and all his teammates who hail from NSW, Sunday's match against the Waratahs will hold extra significance.
It's arguable which charge is worse: the handling of the axing or the inability to deliver on it (though they might be one and the same thing).
Ten debutants have been named in the Wallaroos squad for the three Test tour of New Zealand allowing new combinations to be tested ahead of the Women's World Cup.
RUPA chief executive Ross Xenos has welcomed the idea of an earlier meeting between the ARU and stakeholders.
In an incredible twist, Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has raised the prospect of no Australian Super Rugby team being cut after all.