Paul Cully The International Rugby Board has backed referee Alain Rolland on the substitution debacle that left Australia with only 14 men for the final eight minutes of the Test against South Africa last...
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Paul Cully ARU boss Bill Pulver was in no mood to let up on his criticism of the International Rugby Board over its handling of the James Horwill case on Wednesday, but he also revealed, for the first time, the...
Paul Cully When you play as well as Quade Cooper did on the end of season tour last year, you put a fair bit of capital in the bank.
Paul Cully Star's eligibility for All Blacks was looked into and parties met in Sydney in August 2012.
Paul Cully Chiefs coach Dave Rennie has revealed how he "would have loved" to sign Wallabies star Israel Folau, and interest levels were high enough that Folau's eligibility for the All Blacks was looked into...
Paul Cully If you are already struggling to come to terms with the Ashes defeat, you might want to look away now.
Paul Cully The Wallabies start their grand slam tour this weekend armed with some players who bring real attacking purpose, but where do the opposition threats come from?
Paul Cully Nick Cummins was handed man of the match, but it belongs to the collective effort of the pack.
Paul Cully Michael Hooper was awarded man of the match, but, in terms of influence, this was Folau's best game for the Wallabies
Paul Cully It was fitting that Ben Mowen had the final say, winning the turnover to secure the match.
Paul Cully Australia is about to have rugby's kitchen sinks hurled at it.
Paul Cully The International Rugby Board has made the startling admission that officials erred in denying the Wallabies a replacement last weekend in a Test they finished with 14 men.
Paul Cully Could an answer to the game's most problematic area be on the horizon?
Paul Cully Remember the name of Bulls inside-centre Jan Serfontein. The outstanding young midfielder - big, strong, fast but with skills and vision- has the ability to change the way the Bulls attack and be a...
Paul Cully As the Stormers tried to bully the Blues into submission last Friday night, one South African journalist sent the following pithy tweet. ''Heaven help us South Africans if the IRB ever bans the maul.
Paul Cully The temptation is to write off the Lions' sweaty labours in Hong Kong as meaningless. But the tour is too short, and time too pressing, for that.
Paul Cully If George Smith passes muster at training this week, we would fully expect the No.7 to secure a position on the bench, at the least.
Paul Cully IT was Will Genia who reminded us all why supporters from five countries are so enthralled by this series.
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Paul Cully Wallabies winger Joe Tomane has suggested one potential way to stop hulking British and Irish Lions winger George North - send him off to wrestling.