The Rugby Championship

Japan aim for Rugby Championship spot after spirited performance against Australia

Japan flanker Ben Gunter feels the Brave Blossoms can be competitive if they are given a chance to compete in the Rugby Championship tournament following their spirited performance against Australia in Oita on Saturday.
23 October 2021

South Africa reclaim number one position in World Rugby Rankings

South Africa have reclaimed their number one position in the World Rugby Rankings following their recent win over New Zealand.
4 October 2021

Jacques Nienaber praises South Africa for thrilling win over New Zealand

South Africa head coach Jacques Nienaber credited his players for the thrilling win over New Zealand in the final round of the Rugby Championship.
4 October 2021

Match Centre: South Africa 31-29 New Zealand

South Africa have managed to end their three-game losing streak as they edged out New Zealand 31-29 in the final round of the Rugby Championship at Cbus Super Stadium.
2 October 2021

'The rules were clear' - Mario Ledesma after six Argentina players were expelled from Rugby Championship

Argentina head coach Mario Mario Ledesma reacted to the expulsion of six Argentina players and two staff members from the final round of the Rugby Championship game against Australia to be played on Saturday.
1 October 2021

Ardie Savea wants New Zealand to 'adapt' better against South Africa

New Zealand skipper Ardie Savea believes his team will adapt better as they face the Springboks in the final round of the Rugby Championship on Saturday.
1 October 2021

Greg Holmes returns to Australia matchday squad for Argentina game

Australia head coach Dave Rennie has recalled Sean McMahon and Greg Holmes in the matchday squad for the final round game against Argentina Cbus Super Stadium on Saturday.
30 September 2021

New Zealand make changes for final round clash against South Africa

New Zealand head coach Ian Foster has made changes to the line up for the sixth and final round of the Rugby Championship game against South Africa to be played on Saturday.
30 September 2021

Six players and two staff members from Argentina punished for breaching health orders

SANZAAR has confirmed that six players from Argentina and two staff members have been expelled from the Rugby Championship following a breach in health orders.
30 September 2021

Rassie Erasmus has no complaints over negative feedback on South Africa's defeat to New Zealand

South Africa director of rugby Rassie Erasmus said the Springboks will be open to criticism following their narrow defeat to New Zealand in the fifth round of the Rugby Championship.
29 September 2021

Handre Pollard believes South Africa are the best in aerial contest

South Africa fly-half Handre Pollard believes his side is the best in the world when it comes to aerial contest.
29 September 2021

South Africa change two for final round clash against New Zealand

South Africa head coach Jacques Nienaber has made two changes for the final round of the Rugby Championship clash against New Zealand.
28 September 2021

SANZAAR issue apology to Argentina for 'error' in photoshoot during Rugby Championship

SANZAAR and Rugby Australia have jointly issued an apology to Argentina following the captains photoshoot that happened ahead of the fifth round of the Rugby Championship.
27 September 2021

Jacques Nienaber feels South Africa lacked composure following defeat to All Blacks

South Africa head coach Jacques Nienaber feels his side 'lacked composure' following the defeat to New Zealand in the fifth round of the Rugby Championship at Queensland Country Bank Stadium.
26 September 2021

Match Centre: Australia 27-8 Argentina

Australia successfully managed to overcome Argentina with a 27-8 margin in the fifth round of the Rugby Championship in Townsville on Saturday.
25 September 2021

Match Centre: New Zealand 19-17 South Africa

Jordie Barrett kicked the decisive penalty goal in the closing stage as New Zealand edged out South Africa 19-17 in the fifth round in Townsville to claim the Rugby Championship title.
25 September 2021

Michael Hooper hails Quade Cooper's impact

Australia skipper Michael Hooper has lavished praise on veteran playmaker Quade Cooper following his stunning comeback in back to back games against South Africa.
24 September 2021

Argentina name unchanged side for Australia clash

Argentina head coach Mario Ledesma has named an unchanged line up for the fifth round of the Rugby Championship clash against Australia to be played on Saturday.
23 September 2021

James O'Connor named at bench for Australia's encounter against Argentina

James O'Connor makes a much awaited return from injury as he was named on the Australian bench for the fifth round of the Rugby Championship clash against Argentina to be played at Queensland Country Bank Stadium.
23 September 2021

New Zealand name Beauden Barrett at fly-half for Springboks clash

New Zealand have made eight changes to the starting line-up for the fifth round of the Rugby Championship clash against South Africa to be played at Queensland Country Bank Stadium on Saturday.
23 September 2021