Western Force

Ewen McKenzie hails James Horwill's response as forwards scrap for World Cup spots

Rupert Guinness In three years James Horwill has gone from being feted as the Wallabies captain for the 2011 World Cup to a player dropped from the 23-man squad for the Bledisloe Cup.

Super Rugby

Hooker Nathan Charles re-signs with Western Force

Nathan Charles' strong form for the Force led to a Wallabies debut.

Wallabies hooker Nathan Charles has re-signed with the Western Force for the next two Super Rugby seasons.

Rugby

Matt Hodgson wins Western Force top rugby award

Western Force's Matt Hodgson capped off a great season with the win.

Western Force skipper Matt Hodgson capped off an outstanding Super Rugby season by winning the franchise's Nathan Sharpe Medal.

Union

Former Brumbies halves out to clinch Western Force finals spot

Ian Prior will be out to haunt his former side on Friday night.

Two former Brumbies will spearhead the Western Force's bid to make the finals for the first time in the Perth-based club's history.

Union

Brumbies thrash the Western Force 47-25 to secure Super Rugby finals berth

Toomua, White and Mogg.

Chris Dutton The Brumbies powered into the Super Rugby finals after hammering the Western Force 47-25.

Union

What we learned: ACT Brumbies v Western Force

Henry Speight  on the fly.

David Polkinghorne All the talking points from the clash between the ACT Brumbies and the Western Force.

Union

Western Force's Ian Prior plays on with broken nose, fractured cheek against ACT Brumbies

Ian Prior was aiming for a triumphant return against his former teammates.

Chris Dutton Western Force halfback Ian Prior was one knock away from having his face ''collapse'' against the Brumbies.

Union

ACT Brumbies' Joesph Tomane backs Henry Speight to take down Western Force's Honey Badger Nick Cummins

Nick Cummins

David Polkinghorne Cobras can't stop a honey badger, but ACT Brumbies winger Joe Tomane thinks his Fro Bro can.

Union

ACT Brumbies to welcome back star players for must-win clash against Western Force

Joe Tomane is fit and ready to take on the Western Force at Canberra Stadium on Friday night.

Jon Tuxworth The ACT Brumbies are set to welcome back five key players for Friday's do-or-die clash with Western Force at Canberra Stadium on Friday night.

Super Rugby

Queensland Reds up heat on Western Force in Super Rugby

Force of nature: Western Force winger Nick Cummins.

Queensland have questioned whether their Super Rugby nemesis, the Western Force, can cope with the pressure of playing their way into a breakthrough finals series.

Rugby

Western Force's Nick Cummins puts family first in move to Japan

Departing: Nick Cummins, known as the Honey Badger, has signed with Japanese club Coca-Cola West Red Sparks.

Georgina Robinson Like a rat up a drain pipe, the Honey Badger was gone.

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Rugby

Late try keeps Western Force alive in finals race

The flying badger: Nick Cummins crosses to score for the Force.

Chris Pike The Western Force have set up a cut-throat last round match-up with the Brumbies on Friday following a 30-20 Super Rugby win over the Queensland Reds at nib Stadium.

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Western Force fall to Crusaders in Christchurch

Nemani Nadolo

Western Force flanker Angus Cottrell suffered a sickening ankle injury in his side's 30-7 loss to the Crusaders in Friday night's Super Rugby clash in Christchurch.

Alby Mathewson re-signs with Western Force

Justin Chadwick The Western Force have re-signed former All Blacks scrumhalf Alby Mathewson for the next two Super Rugby seasons.

Super Rugby

Western Force will be in the pink for Lions game on Saturday

Nathan Charles

Nathan Charles After a two-week tour to South Africa it’s great to be back home in Perth. There are many things about touring that I love: going to new places, experiencing new cultures and getting to play in...

Super Rugby

Western Force coach Michael Foley not satisfied with eight wins

Western Force coach Michael Foley isn't satisfied by a club-record eight wins.

Brad Elborough Western Force coach Michael Foley says winning a record eight Super Rugby games for the first time in one season was only the first of the club's season goals.

Rugby

Western Force beat Lions to boost finals hopes

Nick Cummins is wrapped up by the Lions defence during the Force's victory.

The Western Force recorded a franchise-record eighth win of the season with a 29-19 triumph over the Lions in Saturday night's Super Rugby clash in Perth.

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Rugby Union

Western Force coach Michael Foley pans Super Rugby schedule

Nick Cummins.

Brad Elborough Western Force coach Michael Foley has panned the Super Rugby scheduling that will see his side play three games in three different countries within 14 days.

Rugby

Western Force captain Matt Hodgson readies for Richie McCaw

Raring to go: Matt Hodgson.

For Western Force skipper Matt Hodgson, there'll be more than just team glory on the line during Friday night's crunch Super Rugby clash with the Crusaders in Christchurch.

Rugby

Western Force flogged by Auckland Blues

Western wobbles: Sam Wykes tries to make a break for the Force against the Blues.

A stunning opening assault from the Auckland Blues powered them to a 40-14 win over the Western Force in their Super 15 clash in Perth on Saturday night.

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