Rupert Guinness If it's Thursday, it must be Wallabies training for Luke Morahan.
David Polkinghorne Peter Kimlin was so confident he would not get called into the Wallabies squad he was already on holidays down the coast when coach Robbie Deans rang.
Rupert Guinness The appointment of second-rower James Horwill as Wallabies captain ahead of Will Genia for the British and Irish Lions series will help take the pressure off the halfback, according to Wallaby legend...
Paul Cully All of the cards have finally been shown. Robbie Deans' 31-man squad to face the British and Irish Lions has been announced, putting into place the final pieces of the jigsaw he hopes will be enough...
Paul Cully Michael Hooper provides the Waratahs' silver lining.
The Western Force have rested a host of big names for Wednesday night's rugby clash with the British and Irish Lions in Perth.
Former England boss Clive Woodward has warned Australia may never host another British and Irish Lions tour if it continues to treat the tourists with "contempt".
Georgina Robinson Force coach Michael Foley says suggestions his selection of an understrength team to face the British and Irish Lions betrays a lack of interest are ''insulting''.
Rupert Guinness The Australian derbies in Super Rugby this year have taken their toll on the Wallabies as they prepare to take on the British and Irish Lions.
Richard Shute Join RugbyHeaven for full, live commentary as the British and Irish Lions take on a weakened Force in Perth.
Rupert Guinness Wallabies coach Robbie Deans believes the Queensland Reds will force the touring British and Irish Lions to reveal more of the game style that they intend to unleash in the three-Test series - and...
Georgina Robinson Storming Brumbies fullback Jesse Mogg has missed out to NRL convert Israel Folau in the first Wallabies squad to be named for the upcoming British and Irish Lions tour.
Paul Cully The significance of Berrick Barnes' cameos against the Stormers and Brumbies in successive weeks is that he could be playing his way into the Wallabies starting XV, let alone the 25-man squad.
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Western Force fullback Jayden Hayward kicked the match-winning penalty to seal a 19-18 Super Rugby win over the Highlanders in Saturday night's wooden spoon battle in Perth.
Justin Chadwick The Western Force have parted ways with star winger Alfie Mafi citing a number of disciplinary breaches by the 24-year-old at the Perth-based Super Rugby franchise.
Paul Cully In the third instalment of the Herald's look at the race for Wallabies jerseys, we look at five more positions. We start with five-eighth.
Justin Chadwick Western Force winger Alfie Mafi is expected to take up a lucrative offer in Japan after being axed by the Perth-based Super Rugby franchise.
Paul Cully Trying to squeeze in 25 names for the initial Wallabies squad to be announced on May 19 is akin to putting away a tent for the first time.
Western Force coach Michael Foley believes his team has been dudded on the fixture front as they brace for a gruelling trek back to New Zealand.