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Breaking new ground: Amy Perrett.

The Australian set to make Super Rugby history

Australian Amy Perrett is set to become the first woman assistant referee in Super Rugby history when she officiates in the game between Melbourne Rebels and South Africa's Stormers on Saturday.

Waratahs aiming to break Christchurch drought

Belief: Waratahs front-rower Angus Ta'avao has taken a lot of confidence out of an earlier win.

Waratahs prop Angus Ta'avao says a match-winning scrum three weeks ago against the Stormers has given NSW the confidence they can win in Christchurch and break a twelve-year drought there.

Beale and Folau want ARU to give the west more love

Proud: Kurtley Beale says there is a huge talent pool to tap into in western Sydney.

Kurtley Beale and Israel Folau, two Wallabies from Sydney's western suburbs, have urged the Australian Rugby Union to take on the rival football codes and make a serious commitment to developing their sport in the talent-rich outer suburbs.

Brumbies refuse to buy into rumours


The ACT Brumbies are edging closer to finalising a deal with superstar flanker David Pocock and the organisation is confident it has the back-room stability to maintain on-field success.