The Rugby Championship

Curtis Rona to make his debut for Australia against New Zealand

Australia head coach Michael Cheika has named uncapped wing Curtis Rona in the line-up for the Rugby Championship opening clash against New Zealand scheduled to take place in Sydney on Saturday.
18 August 2017

Kurtley Beale eager to make Wallabies return

Utility back Kurtley Beale has confirmed that he is fit enough to take the field on Saturday when Wallabies meet All Blacks in the Rugby Championship opener in Sydney.
16 August 2017

Australia are mentally and physically ready to take on All Blacks - Michael Hooper

Australia captain Michael Hooper has played down concerns about lack of form and fitness ahead of the Rugby Championship opening game against All Blacks in Sydney on Saturday.
16 August 2017

Dane Coles to miss Bledisloe Cup opener against Wallabies

New Zealand will miss the services of Dane Coles in the first of the Bledisloe Cup contest against Australia after suffering a head injury.
15 August 2017

Jordie Barrett ruled out of remainder of season with injury

New Zealand's upcoming Rugby Championship campaign has suffered another major blow after Hurricanes utility back Jordie Barrett has been ruled out of the remainder of the season.
11 August 2017

All Blacks intentionally postponed the news on listening device to matchday

New Zealand have intentionally delayed the involvement of police by five days after they claimed to have found a listening device in the team meeting room in Sydney last year ahead of the Rugby Championship 2016 opener against Australia according to a court hearing on Tuesday.
8 August 2017

Julian Savea left out of New Zealand's Rugby Championship squad

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has confirmed a 33-man squad for the upcoming Ruby Championship 2017 tournament that begins later this month.
7 August 2017

Sonny Bill Williams available for New Zealand's Rugby Championship opener

All Blacks star Sonny Bill Williams has been declared available for the Rugby Championship opening clash against Australia in Sydney on 19th August.
4 August 2017

New Zealand name training squad ahead of Rugby Championship

New Zealand have announced a 34-man training squad ahead of the Rugby Championship 2017 tournament that kicks-off later this month.
2 August 2017

Japan needs more exposure to stake claim in Rugby Championship - Steve Tew

New Zealand Rugby chief executive Steve Tew insisted that Japan will need more exposure at both the international and domestic level in order to be included in the Rugby Championship.
27 July 2017

Seven-try Stade Francais ends Cardiff Blues' Champions Cup hopes

Stade Francais came up with a dominant second half performance where they amassed six tries as they completed a 46-21 victory at Stade Jean Bouin on Friday to keep their chances of qualifying to European Champions Cup alive.
19 May 2017

Wallabies topple Pumas 21-33 in a spiteful Test

The Wallabies concluded their 2016 Rugby Championship campaign with a 21-33 win over the Pumas in a spiteful Test while displaying tons of ill-discipline at the Twickenham Stadium in London on Saturday.
9 October 2016

All Blacks crush Springboks in one-sided 15-57 win at Durban

The All Blacks concluded their 2016 Rugby Championship campaign in an emphatic fashion by crushing the Springboks 15-57 during a on-sided clash at Growthpoint Kings Park in Durban on Saturday.
8 October 2016

Never thought I will be playing for Wallabies - Leroy Houston

Australia flanker Leroy Houston admitted his recall into the national team after almost 11 years was unexpected.
8 October 2016

Agustin Creevy wants revenge from Argentina against Australia

Argentina hooker Agustin Creevy insisted that his team is desperate for a revenge when they take on Australia in the upcoming Rugby Championship game at Twickenham on Saturday.
8 October 2016

Argentina coach wants World Rugby to review residency rule

Argentina head coach Daniel Hourcade has urged World Rugby to review the residency rule to not allow teams make unprecedented use of it.
7 October 2016

Leroy Houston set to make Australia debut

Bath number eight Leroy Houston is set to make his debut for the Wallabies in the upcoming Rugby Championship encounter against Springboks after he was named on the bench.
6 October 2016

Argentina's Juan Manuel Leguizamon looking forward to Twickenham clash against Australia

Argentina flanker Juan Manuel Leguizamon is hoping that the Pumas hosting games in the northern hemisphere becomes a regular event in the coming years.
5 October 2016

Win was a true test of character - Coetzee

Springboks coach Allister Coetzee has lauded his men for showing their true character under pressure against the Wallabies in Pretoria where the hosts secured a much needed 18-10 victory on last weekend's Saturday.
3 October 2016

All Blacks continue winning run with 17-36 win over Pumas

The All Blacks continued their winning run in the ongoing 2016 Rugby Championship with a 17-36 win against the Pumas at the José Amalfitani Stadium in Buenos Aires on Saturday.
2 October 2016