Rupert Guinness One year and one week ago, Lachie Turner had ambitions of being a Waratah for life. ''I would love to stay. I'm a pretty loyal kind of guy,'' Turner said then.
Phil Lutton The Queensland Reds have turned to rookie Jamie-Jerry Taulagi as their backline injury list continues to expand ahead of their clash with the in-form Western Force on Saturday night in Brisbane.
Sidelined Wallabies speedster Lachie Turner has left the NSW Waratahs to sign with the Queensland Reds for the next two Super Rugby seasons.
Jim Morton The Queensland Reds will trial NSW wing recruit Lachie Turner at fullback as they plan to boost their flagging attack with extra speed.
Richard Knowler There may have been some polite coughs behind closed fists in Sydney when the Crusaders revealed they had signed Nemani Nadolo.
David Barbeler Three of Australian rugby's biggest stars are on track to make their returns from injury in the new National Rugby Championship.
Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane, Saturday 7.35pm (AEST)
Georgina Robinson Pride is on the line for the struggling Reds and returning flanker Liam Gill says they will exploit whatever advantage they can to produce a final-round upset against the Waratahs in Brisbane
Phil Lutton Live Super Rugby: Reds v Waratahs
AAMI Park, Melbourne, Friday 7.40pm (AEST)
Stathi Paxinos rebels presser
Jim Morton Queensland have lost their veteran scrum anchor Greg Holmes for Saturday night's Super Rugby match against the Western Force in Perth.
Phil Lutton The young bull that could represent the future of the Queensland Reds backline considers himself blessed to be there.
Stathi Paxinos The Melbourne Rebels' season of promise has been blown apart after they suffered their third consecutive heavy loss with the Queensland Reds dominating Friday night's game at AAMI Park winning 36-20.
nib Stadium, Perth, Saturday 7.40pm (AEST)
Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane, Saturday 7.40pm (AEDT)
Phil Lutton Queensland Reds prop James Slipper says his side has reached its first 'must-win' game for the season as another top-line backline star joins the injury list.
Jim Morton Queensland have recalled tough-tackling centre Anthony Fainga'a and young gun Chris Feauai-Sautia to their injury-hit backline for Friday's Super Rugby clash with the Brumbies.
Georgina Robinson Perth: The return of Israel Folau and Cam Crawford to the Waratahs' starting line-up for their clash with the Force reunites one of last year's most consistent and productive partnerships.
Georgina Robinson They were the cappuccino-sipping glamour boys harnessed by a history of under-performance and hometown indifference.