Australia

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

Michael Hooper declared fit ahead of Rugby Championship opener

Australia have received a much-needed boost ahead of the Rugby Championship opening game against New Zealand with skipper Michael Hooper declared fit.
7 August 2018

Australia v Super Rugby Selection - Trial game - Highlights

Australia warmed up for the Bledisloe Cup opener against New Zealand with a comfortable 50-12 win over Super Rugby Selection side in a trial game at Leichhardt Oval in Sydney on Friday.
5 August 2018

Michael Cheika names six uncapped players in squad for Bledisloe Cup opener

Australia head coach Michael Cheika has named a 36-man squad for the Bledisloe Cup opening clash against New Zealand to be played in Sydney on 18th August.
5 August 2018

Will Genia feels Matt Toomua has become a better player after Leicester stint

Wallabies halfback Will Genia believes Matt Toomua has returned back to Australia as a better player following the trial game in Sydney on Friday.
4 August 2018

Matt Toomua to return back to Australia after end of season with Leicester Tigers

Matt Toomua will be in contention to feature for the Bledisloe Cup match against New Zealand in Sydney on 18th August after he has signed a new deal with Rugby Australia and Melbourne Rebels.
1 August 2018

Australia international James Slipper returns to action after ban

Queensland Reds prop James Slipper will return to action after a two-month ban after he was selected for the Australian Super Rugby Selection side to take on Wallabies in a trial game ahead of the Bledisloe Cup.
31 July 2018

Dane Haylett-Petty confident of ending Australia's Bledisloe Cup drought

Australia fullback Dane Haylett-Petty said that Wallabies are desperate to end the Bledisloe Cup drought when they face their trans-Tasman rivals New Zealand in this year's Rugby Championship tournament that kicks-off in August.
30 July 2018

Australia to face Super Rugby XV ahead of Bledisloe Cup opener

Australia will step up their preparations for the Bledisloe Cup opener as they are set to face an Aussie Super Rugby Selection side next Friday at Leichhardt Oval in Sydney.
26 July 2018

Is Super Rugby on a decline in Australia

A decline in viewership, the teams struggling to perform consistently and inability to adapt to modern competition in the recent past have created a question on the future of Super Rugby competition in Australia.
5 July 2018

Folau: "I'll still keep attacking the ball the way I do"

Israel Folau has revealed he will not change his style of competing for the ball in the air despite his one game ban.
2 July 2018

Australia suffer Samu Kerevi blow ahead of Rugby Championship

Australia international Samu Kerevi is set to miss the upcoming Rugby Championship tournament following an injury.
2 July 2018

Folau's appeal against one-match ban dismissed

Waratahs will miss the services of Australia international Israel Folau in the weekend's Super Rugby clash against Rebels after his appeal against a one-match ban was dismissed.
29 June 2018

Folau banned following O'Mahony tackle

Israel Folau has received a one match ban after making contact in the air with Peter O'Mahony in Australia’s third Test defeat against Ireland.
27 June 2018

Australia's Israel Folau cited for dangerous play

Australia international Israel Folau has been cited for a dangerous play following the recently concluded third Test against Ireland at Allianz Stadium last weekend.
26 June 2018

Michael Hooper set to be sidelined for four weeks with hamstring injury

Australia captain Michael Hooper is set to remain on the sidelines for four weeks following a hamstring injury.
25 June 2018