Stephen Samuelson is the Sports Editor for smh.com.au, and Editor of League HQ and Rugbyheaven
Stephen Samuelson Australia have a point to prove against the Springboks following their walloping by the All Blacks last time out.
Stephen Samuelson Much has been written about kicking in Australian rugby this year. The lingering legacy of Jake White’s stint at the Brumbies is tactics that value field position above all else.
Stephen Samuelson Will the minor-premiers continue their winning streak against the Crusaders at ANZ Stadium?
Stephen Samuelson Live coverage as the Waratahs host the Brumbies.
Stephen Samuelson Five talking points from Australia's big win over the French in the third Test.
Stephen Samuelson Join Stephen Samuelson for full, live coverage of the Second Test between Australia and France.
Stephen Samuelson Live coverage as the New Zealand All Blacks host England in the Second Test.
Stephen Samuelson The appointment of a new Wallabies captain this week was significant but not the start of new era. If that was the case, then over the past 14 years the Wallabies would have heralded more new dawns...
Stephen Samuelson Live coverage as the New Zealand All Blacks host England at Eden Park.
Stephen Samuelson If there is any justice from the rugby gods, neither the Brumbies nor Sharks will win the Super Rugby title.
Stephen Samuelson Live coverage as the Brumbies look to bounce back against the Sharks.
Stephen Samuelson The NSW Waratahs welcome back Israel Folau as they face another must-win home game.
Stephen Samuelson Despite dominating the game, NSW came up short without the finishing prowess of Folau.
Stephen Samuelson If the Waratahs showed against the Sharks last week the reasons why they cannot win the Super Rugby title, then against the Stormers they displayed why there is still hope.
Stephen Samuelson One of the pleasures of editing the Rugby Heaven website is reading the comments by our readers.
Stephen Samuelson When Israel Folau walked off Allianz Stadium in the final minutes of the Waratahs’ clash against the Rebels on Friday, shortly after scoring his second try, he received raucous applause that few NSW...
Stephen Samuelson Follow live coverage as the much-fancied Waratahs host a resurgent Rebels outfit.
Stephen Samuelson If the Waratahs are fans of the TV show Seinfeld they will understand the concept of “hand”, or upperhand, as espoused by the character George Costanza.
Stephen Samuelson Anyone holding on to the notion that the Australian conference is weak simply has not been watching Super Rugby.