Paul Cully While the International Rugby Board fiddles around with re-branding, its referees burn us all - coaches, players and supporters.
Paul Cully The true strength of Australian rugby’s pulse will become that little bit clearer over the next week.
Paul Cully Matt Hodgson should be leading a merry quintet of Western Force players into the Wallabies' first squad of the season when it is announced next week.
Paul Cully A thread of sound logic weaves its way through Ewen McKenzie's first Wallabies squad of the year.
Paul Cully How well are the Waratahs playing? Well enough to go to the Chiefs in New Zealand this week and feel quietly confident.
Paul Cully Adam Ashley-Cooper is growing each week in the No.13 jersey.
Paul Cully If you intend to have your happiness levels influenced by the outcome of Bledisloe Cup encounters over the next decade, there are two tasty duels in the next two rounds that cannot be missed.
Paul Cully Matt Toomua started the game by kicking the ball out on the full against the Western Force in Perth, and never really recovered.
Paul Cully OF rugby's many proposed truisms, there is one piece of wisdom that never changes: good coaching always begins at the selection table.
Paul Cully The Force are durable, admirable - and vulnerable.