Rupert Guinness For all the talk of the Wallabies needing to play running rugby, the spate of injuries in the hooking position that is poised to see the ninth ranked rake in the country called up again for their...
Jim Morton The Wallabies must overcome the granite-like Springboks pack without chief enforcer Wycliff Palu due to lingering concussion concerns.
All three Hurricanes specialist hookers are in doubt for the Super Rugby game against the Chiefs which could be their last of the season.
A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Wallabies winger Digby Ioane after he failed to appear in a Melbourne court on an assault charge.
Sleep-deprived Foley can arise from his bed of nails - but he can't rest easy with rotation issues looming
Greg Growden Next to where the Waratahs have their powwows at Moore Park is a small room that houses several bunk beds.
Embattled All Blacks scrumhalf Piri Weepu has taken to Twitter to answer critics of his off-season weight gain, telling one outspoken tweeter to "get a life".
Georgina Robinson The Wallabies have lost one game in 11 Tests, are unbeaten at home and are averaging close to three tries a Test match this year.
Chris Dutton Former coal miner Josh Mann-Rea is on the verge of another shock Wallabies call up after Australia's hooker crisis took another hit in the Test win against Argentina on Saturday night.
Georgina Robinson Ewen McKenzie has ruled out using talented playmaker Kurtley Beale on the wing despite a fresh raft of injuries in the Wallabies' back line.
Ma'a Nonu has been ruled out for the rest of the season after having a plate inserted into his left forearm, All Blacks coach Steve Hansen told reporters on Sunday.
Julian Guyer Freddie Burns was praised by Richard Cockerill after guiding Leicester to a 24-20 English Premiership win at Exeter on Saturday but the Tigers boss insisted there was more to come from his young...
Champions Toulon slumped to a 28-24 defeat at home to Stade Francais on Saturday in a match where they paid a heavy price for squandering 20 points with the boot.
Daniel Gilhooly The All Blacks say South Africa have returned to their time-wasting antics, at the same ground where they first accused them of feigning injuries eight years ago.
The All Blacks have a third successive Rugby Championship crown in their sights after beating South Africa 14-10 Saturday in a top-of-the-table clash involving the world's top ranked sides.
Chris Dutton The ACT Brumbies hope to learn the winning secrets of four-time Super Bowl champions the New York Giants as they seek to break an 11-year Super Rugby title drought.
Matthew Burke With the recent pedantic display of refereeing, it pains me to say that the World Cup could turn into a game of whistle-blowing, ruining the experience for the spectators and more importantly the...
Some supporters have had to wait for up to an hour online when tickets for next year's Rugby World Cup in England went on general sale on Friday.
Spiro Zavos A famous sign in the Wild West saloons read: Don't Shoot The Pianist, He Is Doing His Best. I was reminded of this when I read the mindless criticism of the referees for two important decisions taken...
Rupert Guinness Former Wallabies coach Eddie Jones is back to full health and has some opinions on how Australia can improve.
Jim Morton Henry Speight's continued pain is pinch-hitting Peter Betham's gain in the Wallabies wing roundabout.