The Rugby Championship

No rankings change for teams after final round of Rugby Championship

The final round of the Rugby Championship saw the teams retain their respective positions in the World Rugby Rankings.
9 October 2018

New Zealand to head to Japan with 51-man squad

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has revealed that he is planning to take an extended 51-man squad to Japan this month for the games
8 October 2018

New Zealand's Sam Cane ruled out of November internationals with fractured neck

New Zealand flanker Sam Cane is set to miss the November internationals following a fractured neck that he sustained in the final round of the Rugby Championship clash against South Africa in Pretoria last weekend.
8 October 2018

Steve Hansen proud of New Zealand's fightback in Pretoria

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen lavished praise on his side for their last-gasp win over South Africa in the final round of the Rugby Championship in Pretoria last weekend.
8 October 2018

Stunning second half fightback earns Australia 34-45 win over Argentina in Salta

Australia came with a stunning second half performance in which they amassed 38 points as they managed to avoid a last-place finish in the Rugby Championship 2018 with a 34-45 win over Argentina in the final round in Salta on Saturday.
7 October 2018

Late New Zealand comeback saw them edge out South Africa 30-32

Ardie Savea scored the decisive final try in the closing stage as New Zealand came from behind to edge out South Africa 30-32 in the final round of the Rugby Championship at Loftus Versfeld Stadium on Saturday.
6 October 2018

Ramiro Moyano returns to Argentina line-up

Argentina have recalled wing Ramiro Moyano for the final round of the Rugby Championship clash against Australia in Salta.
5 October 2018

Three changes for South Africa for Pretoria encounter against All Blacks

South Africa head coach Rassie Erasmus has made three changes to the final round of the Rugby Championship clash against All Blacks to be played in Pretoria on Saturday.
5 October 2018

Bernard Foley returns at fly-half for Australia

Australia head coach Michael Cheika has recalled Bernard Foley at fly-half for the final round of the Rugby Championship clash against Argentina to be played in Salta on Saturday.
5 October 2018

World Rugby revises TMO usage for November internationals

World Rugby have approved a closed trial revising the scope of the Television Match Official (TMO) during the upcoming November internationals involving tier one unions.
4 October 2018

New Zealand make four changes for final round clash against Rugby Championship

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has made four changes in the line-up for the final round of the Rugby Championship against South Africa to be played in Pretoria on Saturday.
4 October 2018

Ramiro Moyano recalled in Argentina squad for final round of Rugby Championship

Argentina wing Ramiro Moyano has been added to their Rugby Championship squad for the final round clash against Australia to be played in Salta after he made a successful recovery from a rib injury.
3 October 2018

Rugby prepares for launch of 12-team global Test championship

Rugby union is set to undergo a major shake-up as World Rugby is planning to introduce a 12-team Test Championship from 2020.
2 October 2018

Francois Louw joins South Africa's Rugby Championship squad for final round clash against All Blacks

Bath back-row Francois Louw has rejoined South Africa squad for the final round of the Rugby Championship clash against New Zealand to be played in Pretoria on Saturday.
2 October 2018

Australia's Jack Maddocks to miss final round clash against Argentina with injury

Australia will miss the services of winger Jack Maddocks in the final round clash of the ongoing Rugby Championship against Argentina in Salta following a hand injury.
1 October 2018

Mario Ledesma rues missed chance in Argentina's defeat to New Zealand

Argentina head coach Mario Ledesma said the Pumas failed to capitalise on an unusual performance from New Zealand at Estadio Velez Sarsfield that saw them lose 17-35.
1 October 2018

Rassie Erasmus wants improvement from South Africa despite win over Australia

South Africa head coach Rassie Erasmus urged the team to continue improving despite a 23-12 win over Australia in the fifth round Rugby Championship clash against Australia at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium last weekend.
1 October 2018

New Zealand beat Argentina 17-35 to lift Rugby Championship title

New Zealand went on to clinch the Rugby Championship title for the third consecutive after they defeated Argentina 17-35 in the fifth round at Estadio Velez Sarsfield on Saturday.
30 September 2018

South Africa see off Australia in Port Elizabeth with 23-12 victory

South Africa maintained their fine form in the ongoing Rugby Championship as they defeated Australia 23-12 at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday.
29 September 2018

Tatafu Polota-Nau ruled out of Australia's clash against South Africa due to hamstring injury

Australia have been dealt a late blow ahead of their Rugby Championship encounter against South Africa in Port Elizabeth after Tatafu Polota-Nau has been ruled out of the Saturday's clash with a hamstring injury.
29 September 2018