Rupert Guinness

Rupert Guinness

Rupert Guinness is a Sports Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald

Rugby

Former Easts coach Mark Bakewell eyes opportunities in Japan

Rupert Guinness Mark Bakewell says it would be a "massive bonus" if his new coaching position with the Tokyo-based club Suntory leads to an opportunity with a Japan franchise in an expanded Super Rugby competition.

Rugby

Dumb move to change plan for Pumas, says Jones

Eddie Jones

Rupert Guinness, Chris Dutton Former Wallabies coach Eddie Jones disagrees with Ewen McKenzie and his idea to ''dumb down'' the game plan for the Test against the Pumas in Perth on Saturday, saying the under-performing...

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Rugby

Smith backs Cheika for Waratahs' redemption

Waratahs head coach Michael Cheika and Brendan McKibbin a in  training at Victoria barracks today.
Photography Brendan Esposito
smh,29th october,2012

Rupert Guinness UNCERTAINTY over the Waratahs' ability to win a Super Rugby title will remain until that elusive moment of triumph happens - if it ever does.

Jones unfazed by Pryor's dramas

Jones

Rupert Guinness And FORMER Wallabies coach Eddie Jones has defended the decision to employ John Pryor as a strength and conditioning coach on the national team, despite his conviction for importing steroids.

Rugby

Smith should be in the frame for Wallabies, says Gregan

George Smith

Rupert Guinness THE prospect of Brumbies legend George Smith extending his comeback to Australia and playing for the Wallabies in the British and Irish Lions series is one that coach Robbie Deans should seriously...

Rugby

Pocock injury throws nervous Smith into the deep end

George Smith

Rupert Guinness It is Saturday, March 9. George Smith has just marked his headlining return to Super Rugby with a superb 70-minute performance for the Brumbies.

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Rugby

All Blacks the test for Deans

Robbie Deans.

Rupert Guinness Wallabies coach Robbie Deans may have had his contract renewed last year, but he still faces pressure to prove he is the best man to steer the national side to the next World Cup in England, judging...