Australia

Michael Cheika to coach Wallabies until 2019 World Cup - Rugby Australia

Rugby Australia has assured full backing for Wallabies head coach Michael Cheika despite a poor run of results this year that saw them lose both the rounds of the ongoing Rugby Championship to New Zealand.
29 August 2018

Argentina make progress in World Rugby Rankings, South Africa slip to seventh – Get odds and predictions

Argentina have made progress in the World Rugby Rankings following their impressive win over South Africa in the second round of the Rugby Championship at Estadio Malvinas Argentinas last weekend.
28 August 2018

Australia and Brumbies prop Ben Alexander confirms retirement

Brumbies and Australia prop Ben Alexander has confirmed his retirement from professional rugby with immediate effect.
27 August 2018

Michael Cheika not worried about his position as Australia suffer yet another defeat

Australia head coach Michael Cheika said he is not concerned about losing his role after the Wallabies suffered yet another defeat against All Blacks on Saturday.
26 August 2018

Beauden Barrett scores four as New Zealand blow Australia away to retain Bledisloe Cup

Beauden Barrett ran four tries as New Zealand outplayed Australia with a 40-12 victory in the second round of the Rugby Championship clash at Eden Park on Saturday.
25 August 2018

Four changes for Australia for Auckland clash against New Zealand

Australia head coach Michael Cheika has made four changes for the upcoming Rugby Championship clash against New Zealand scheduled to be played at Eden Park on Saturday.
23 August 2018

New Zealand name Jordie Barrett at full-back for Eden Park clash against Australia

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has drafted Hurricanes' Jordie Barrett into the starting line-up for the second round of the Rugby Championship clash against Australia at Eden Park on Saturday.
23 August 2018

Australia coach Michael Cheika hits back at criticism

Australia boss Michael Cheika believes he is still the best option to coach the Wallabies into the 2019 World Cup in Japan despite the calls of his sacking has taken a rise following another defeat to New Zealand in the Rugby Championship opener in Sydney.
22 August 2018

New Zealand suffer Ryan Crotty and wing Rieko Ioane blows ahead of Auckland encounter

?New Zealand will be without the services of centre Ryan Crotty and wing Rieko Ioane for the second round of the Rugby Championship to be played against Australia in Auckland next weekend.
20 August 2018

Australia full-back Israel Folau ruled out of Eden Park clash against New Zealand

Australia full-back Israel Folau will miss the second round of the Rugby Championship clash against New Zealand at Eden Park following an injury.
19 August 2018

Dominant second half performance powers New Zealand to 13-38 win in Rugby Championship opener

New Zealand came up with a strong second-half performance as they kick-started their Rugby Championship title defence with a 13-38 win over trans-Tasman rivals Australia at ANZ Stadium in Sydney on Saturday.
18 August 2018

Australia's Taniela Tupou to miss Bledisloe Cup clash with New Zealand with injury

Australia have been dealt another injury blow ahead of the Bledisloe Cup clash with New Zealand scheduled on Saturday in Sydney with replacement prop Taniela Tupou ruled out with a hamstring injury.
18 August 2018

Injury hit Australia name squad for Bledisloe opener

Australia head coach Michael Cheika has named Waratahs prop Tom Robertson in the starting line-up for the Rugby Championship opening game against World Champions New Zealand scheduled to be played in Sydney on Saturday.
17 August 2018

New Zealand leave out Richie Mo'unga for Rugby Championship opener

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has left out Crusaders fly-half Richie Mo'unga for the Rugby Championship opening clash against Australia set to be played in Sydney on Saturday.
17 August 2018

Israel Folau vows to continue being aggressive despite his latest one-match ban

Australia fullback Israel Folau insisted that he will not change his approach of being aggressive during the upcoming Rugby Championship opening game against New Zealand in Sydney on Saturday.
14 August 2018

Will Genia prefers Bledisloe Cup triumph over World Cup

Australia international Will Genia believes winning the Bledisloe Cup against All Blacks will be a greater recognition than even lifting the World Cup.
13 August 2018

New Zealand leave out Sonny Bill Williams and Nehe Milner-Skudder for Rugby Championship opener

New Zealand coach has confirmed a trimmed 32-man squad that will be in contention for the opening Bledisloe Cup Test against Australia in Sydney on next Saturday.
13 August 2018

New Zealand's defeat to Australia last year still hurts admits All Blacks assistant coach Ian Foster

New Zealand assistant coach Ian Foster admitted that the All Blacks' defeat to Wallabies in October last year is still hurting the team as they head into the Rugby Championship 2018 opener against the same opponent on 18th August in Sydney.
10 August 2018

Michael Hooper signs record deal with Rugby Australia

Wallabies skipper Michael Hooper has committed his future to Rugby Australia after signing a new five-year deal for $6 million.
9 August 2018

Australia join bid for hosting 2021 Women's World Cup

Rugby Australia will be making their bid to host the 2021 edition of Women's World Cup with the port of Newcastle and surrounding Hunter region being the proposed venue for the showpiece event.
8 August 2018