Australia

Will Genia to quit international rugby at end of World Cup

Australian scrum-half Will Genia has announced that he will be retiring from international rugby at the end of the World Cup in Japan later this year.
12 July 2019

Will Genia and Quade Cooper to head Japan after World Cup

Australia and Melbourne Rebels duo Will Genia and Quade Cooper are set to move to after post the World Cup in Japan later this year.
11 July 2019

James O'Connor and David Pocock to link-up with Australia squad

Fly-half James O'Connor has been handed a Wallabies lifeline as he will train with the Australian squad ahead of their Rugby Championship opening game against South Africa in Johannesburg.
8 July 2019

Australia include Christian Lealiifano in 34-man squad for Rugby Championship opener against South Africa

Australia head coach Michael Cheika has recalled Brumbies fly-half Christian Lealiifano in the 34-man squad for the Rugby Championship opening game against South Africa in Johannesburg.
4 July 2019

Rob Simmons commits to Australia and New South Wales Waratahs

Wallabies lock Rob Simmons has committed his immediate future with Rugby Australia and New South Wales Waratahs after signing a new two-year contract.
3 July 2019

James O'Connor set for Wallabies return after six years following long-term contract signing with Reds

Fly-half James O'Connor is set to resume his Australia career after a six-year hiatus when head coach Michael Cheika announces the squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship tournament.
2 July 2019

David Pocock set to miss Australia's Rugby Championship opener against South Africa

Australia are set to miss the services of David Pocock for the Rugby Championship opening game against South Africa in Johannesburg after failing to make sufficient recovery from a calf injury.
30 June 2019

France defend World Rugby U20 Championship title after edging out Australia 23-24

France have successfully defended their World Rugby U20 Championship title as they edged out Australia 23-24 in the final at Racecourse Stadium on Saturday.
23 June 2019

Rugby Rumours: AWJ in the Prem, Genia to Japan, Scotland for Kwagga and Morgan moves on

AWJ in the Prem, Genia to Japan, Scotland for Kwagga and Morgan moves on
21 June 2019

Shaun Berne joins Australia's coaching panel

Australia have confirmed Shaun Berne as their new attack coach with less than three months left for the World Cup scheduled in Japan.
21 June 2019

Highlights of World Rugby U20 Championship - Semi-finals

Australia successfully overcame a red card to Michael McDonald as they defeated Argentina 13-34 in the semi-final while France resisted South Africa in the other knock-out game as the finalists were confirmed in the World Rugby U20 Championship. Here are highlights from the semi-finals.
19 June 2019

Australia beat Argentina 13-34 despite McDonald's red-card to reach final of World Rugby U20 Championship

Australia successfully managed to overcome a red card to Michael McDonald as they defeated Argentina 13-34 to reach the final of the World Rugby U20 Championship.
18 June 2019

Samu Kerevi to feature in Japanese Top League post World Cup

Australia international Samu Kerevi will head to Japan to feature in the Top League for Suntory Sungoliath following the conclusion of the World Cup scheduled later this year.
14 June 2019

Tonga offers Israel Folau lifeline with a potential 2023 World Cup spot

Israel Folau could be seen in international rugby once again after Tonga offered him a lifeline with a potential chance of featuring in the 2023 World Cup.
13 June 2019

England U20 punish 14-men Australia with 56-33 win

England U20 ran an eight-try riot as they defeated a 14-men Australia 56-33 in their World Rugby U20 Championship encounter at Club De Rugby Ateneo Inmaculada on Wednesday.
13 June 2019

Australia U20 book semi-final berth with 45-17 win over Ireland

Ryan Baird's red-card proved costly for Ireland as Australia went on to complete a 45-17 win in the second round of the World Rugby U20 Championship at Club De Rugby Ateneo Inmaculada on Saturday.
9 June 2019

Wallabies great George Smith announces retirement

Wallabies great George Smith has announced retirement from professional rugby with immediate effect.
21 May 2019

Rugby Australia terminate Israel Folau's contract

Rugby Australia has confirmed the contract termination of Wallabies fullback Israel Folau following his controversial social media anti-gay posts.
17 May 2019

Israel Folau guilty of 'high level breach' of Rugby Australia's player code of conduct

Wallabies full-back Israel Folau has been found to have committed a 'high-level breach' of Rugby Australia Code of Conduct' for his recent anti-gay post in social media.
8 May 2019

David Pocock to continue to remain on sidelines

Australia and Brumbies flanker David Pocock will continue to remain on the sidelines for at least one more week after failing to make sufficient recovery from a calf injury.
2 May 2019