Paul Cully This is shaping up to be the weakest Australian conference since expansion.
Paul Cully After all the warm and fuzzies generated by the Wallabies' 51-man squad get-together in Brisbane, things now get a little bit edgier.
Paul Cully Michael Cheika has greeted World Cup group rivals England's ability to play a more attacking, open style with an utter lack of surprise and is also adamant they will pick Sam Burgess.
Paul Cully The Brumbies are an excellent defensive side, but that isn't enough to win the title.
Paul Cully This is the Australian conference's worst start against overseas opposition since the introduction of the five-team conference system in 2011.
Paul Cully The giant Waratah got one back over All Black Patrick Tuipulotu on Saturday.
Paul Cully Issac Luke alone kicks almost as much as the Waratahs, so why is rugby still struggling to get traction?
Paul Cully Israel Folau's potential switch to the Wallabies' midfield has taken a significant step forward.
Paul Cully Michael Cheika's job will get harder on two fronts if the Brumbies beat the Waratahs.
Paul Cully The 2014 version of the Waratahs wouldn't recognise aspects of this year's play.
Paul Cully Wallabies great David Campese wants Israel Folau at No.13 and a recall for France-based Matt Giteau.
Paul Cully David Campese says Steve Hansen's comments about rugby becoming 'boring' were nothing different to what he himself has been pointing out for a decade.
Paul Cully Richard Graham's time at the Reds is running out. Boards don't make decisions on coaches, results do – the suits just rubber-stamp them.
Paul Cully Wallabies fans have had at least one retort to English tormentors after the bitter disappointment of watching their side scrummaged all the way to Heathrow in the 26-17 loss at Twickenhman last...
Paul Cully Sam Burgess' hopes of making the Rugby World Cup could be extinct after 80 minutes of Six Nations rugby in Dublin this weekend.
Paul Cully Five key points for Super Rugby round 1. Waratahs too sloppy, Pocock's back, Timani on Cheika's radar, Reds will improve and McCalman subdues Palu.
Paul Cully The Australian Rugby Union is creating a firm impression that it is either impotent or incompetent when it comes to stemming the exodus of talent from Australian shores.
Paul Cully It is 14 months since an ashen-faced Robbie Deans sat in front of the media at ANZ Stadium after the Wallabies fell apart to lose the third British and Irish Lions Test 41-16.
Paul Cully Quade Cooper's adviser Khoder Nasser challenged a bemused Robbie Deans over his decision to select the Reds No.10 against the All Blacks in 2012, the former Wallabies coach says.
Paul Cully There were question marks even after the win against South Africa, and they remain after Argentina.