The Rugby Championship

South Africa he coach Rassie Erasmus disappointed after poor show against Argentina

South Africa head coach Rassie Erasmus described the 32-19 defeat to Argentina in Mendoza on Saturday as "unacceptable" and "terrible".
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

Argentina end losing streak after stunning South Africa 32-19

Argentina have managed to bring an end to a 11-game losing streak as they went on to beat South Africa 32-19 in the second round of the Rugby Championship in Mendoza 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

South Africa make one change for encounter against Argentina

South Africa have named lock Franco Mostert in the line-up for the upcoming Rugby Championship clash against Argentina to be played in Mendoza on Saturday.
24 August 2018

Tomas Lavanini returns to Argentina line-up for clash against South Africa

Argentina head coach Mario Ledesma has made just one change for the second round of the Rugby Championship clash against South Africa scheduled to be played at Mendoza on Saturday.
24 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

Rassie Erasmus 'surprised' by Eben Etzebeth's performance in Durban

South Africa head coach Rassie Erasmus admitted that he was surprised by the quality of performance produced by lock Eben Etzebeth on his comeback game against Argentina last weekend.
20 August 2018

South Africa confirm 28-man squad for trip to Argentina

South Africa have confirmed a 28-man squad for their upcoming Rugby Championship clash against Argentina to be played in Mendoza next weekend.
20 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

South Africa come from behind to beat Argentina 34-21

An incredible second-half performance saw South Africa come from behind to open their Rugby Championship campaign with a 34-21 win over Argentina at Jonsson Kings Park Stadium on Saturday.
18 August 2018

The Rugby Championship will be a true test for Boks – Jaco Kriel

Gloucester’s Jaco Kriel admits this year’s Rugby Championship will provide a stern test for South Africa.
18 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

Argentina recall Juan Figallo for clash against Springboks

Argentina head coach Mario Ledesma has recalled prop Juan Figallo for the upcoming Rugby Championship clash against South Africa scheduled in Durban on Saturday.
17 August 2018

Eben Etzebeth, Malcolm Marx and Warren Whiteley return to South Africa line-up

South Africa will be boosted by the return of forwards Eben Etzebeth, Malcolm Marx and Warren Whiteley in their line-up for the Rugby Championship opening clash against Argentina.
17 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