Paul Cully

Paul Cully



Sonny Bill Williams is genuine, says All Blacks coach Steve Hansen

Paul Cully All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has backed the "integrity" of Roosters back-rower Sonny Bill Williams and admitted he would be "very hard to leave out" of the All Blacks 2015 Rugby World Cup squad if...

Folau can be 'next big thing'

The next SBW? Israel Folau starts a season with his third code this year.

Paul Cully Code-hopper seen as having potential to follow in Sonny Bill Williams' footsteps.


Folau backed to blossom from Tah to Wallaby star

Israel Folau

Paul Cully WARATAHS recruit Israel Folau has the potential to follow Sonny Bill Williams's footsteps and be ''a real star'' at Super Rugby and Test level, says World Cup-winning All Black Richard Kahui.


Tahs to underestimate Cheetahs at their peril

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Paul Cully There was a sharp piece of analysis conducted on the defensive foibles of the Cheetahs' midfield pairing a few weeks back.

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Last calls for Cooper to tap form needed to sway Deans

Paul Cully When Robbie Deans went to Hobart in early February to watch the Rebels and Waratahs in a pre- season trial many assumed it was to see Israel Folau's first game of rugby.

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Hansen not without his challenges for All Blacks

Paul Cully There are a few dark clouds in the land of the long white one.

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Tahs need to be wary as Chiefs bulk up, SBW style

Paul Cully The question most asked of the Chiefs has a simple answer. No, they haven't replaced Sonny Bill Williams, but for the first time this season they have picked a side that looks best equipped to...

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Loose-heads show future is bright in tight for Wallabies

Paul Cully Suddenly, the Wallabies' future on the loose-head side of the scrum is looking up.

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Talking points

Five things we learnt in Super Rugby

Paul Cully The talking points from week 12 of Super Rugby.

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