Rupert Guinness There have been some refreshingly bold words about the Waratahs' ambitions for next year from their coach Michael Cheika recently.
Rupert Guinness Star recruit happy about patches of his game as new member of Waratahs.
Rupert Guinness Waratahs coach Michael Cheika put on a brave face on Monday by playing down the loss of Wallaby back-rower Wycliff Palu due to an injured ankle for Saturday's clash against the Brumbies in Canberra.
Rupert Guinness It's a good thing Paddy Ryan has such broad shoulders. On them is carried the weight of hope that the Waratahs will rediscover the aggression needed to play the Cheetahs on Friday.
Rupert Guinness UNCERTAINTY over the Waratahs' ability to win a Super Rugby title will remain until that elusive moment of triumph happens - if it ever does.
Rupert Guinness One big frustration for Kane Douglas in his short tenure as a Wallaby has been figuring out what has laid the foundation to the All Blacks' winning culture.
Rupert Guinness Barnstorming hooker Tatafu Polota-Nau will make his long-awaited return to Test rugby on the Wallabies' grand slam tour of Europe next month.
Rupert Guinness Benn Robinson has a score to settle - and it's not with Australian coach Ewen McKenzie for deciding not to select him for the Wallabies squad.
Rupert Guinness The Australian Rugby Union should rethink its rule making players signed with overseas clubs ineligible for Wallabies selection, says Rebels halfback Luke Burgess.
No magic formula: Hooper insists the only way to tame the tourists is to withstand their charges and keep on fighting
Rupert Guinness With the Wallabies having been bunkered down in training camps for the past two weeks while the British and Irish Lions have shown their wares in warm-up games, one could suspect the Australians of...
Rupert Guinness A little after 6pm on Wednesday, Wallabies coach Robbie Deans sat with Dave Dennis in the foyer of the team's hotel at Pelican Waters, near Caloundra on the Sunshine Coast.
Rupert Guinness Waratahs captain and backrower Dave Dennis believes that he will be better for having played the British and Irish Lions - both physically and in game knowledge - when he rejoins the Wallabies squad...
Rupert Guinness Wallabies coach Robbie Deans could not contain himself over his acclaim for the speed, physicality and excitement of the clash between the Reds and British and Irish Lions in Brisbane on Saturday -...
Rupert Guinness The Wallabies are still way short of having developed the hardened, cutting edge to last a game that coach Ewen McKenzie will be ''riding'' them to develop, believes former Australian Test prop Al...
Rupert Guinness Ask Hugh McMeniman and he will tell you size doesn't matter - at least when it comes to the British and Irish Lions squad.
Rupert Guinness One could suspect the Australians of scheming and plotting new tactics to undo the visitors.
Rupert Guinness It is the first week of January. The summer sun is belting down on McKay Oval in Sydney's Centennial Park.
Georgina Robinson, Rupert Guinness The Waratahs have not given up on Israel Folau. To say they have kept quiet on the issue of his retention is an understatement.
Rupert Guinness As Kane Douglas embraced his joy for being called up to the Wallabies squad for this year's British and Irish Lions series, it was understandable that he took time out to consider his mother Trish,...
Rupert Guinness IS it in the head? The Waratahs are not physically inferior. Nor are they without ability, or the resources to be as well prepared as any team in Super Rugby.