Rugby Union News

  • Reds focus on discipline rather than Tahs
    by AAP on August 3, 2020 at 4:32 am

    Queensland will spend more time this week looking in the mirror than at their next Super Rugby AU opponents NSW Waratahs after their heart-breaking loss last round. The Reds looked …

  • Christie double gives Blues the win
    by AAP on August 2, 2020 at 6:23 am

    Finlay Christie scored an early try in each half as the Auckland Blues beat the Otago Highlanders 32-21 in their Super Rugby Aotearoa clash in Dunedin on Sunday to keep …

  • Brumbies faith in Mack Hansen pays off
    by AAP on August 1, 2020 at 5:34 pm

    Brumbies captain Allan Alaalatoa never doubted unheralded youngster Mack Hansen would nail a matchwinning penalty to sink Queensland. The 22-year-old might have missed a regulation penalty less than 10 minutes …

  • Penalty delivers Brumbies Super Rugby win
    by AAP on August 1, 2020 at 11:22 am

    The Brumbies remain unbeaten in Super Rugby AU after breaking Queensland hearts with a thrilling 22-20 victory after the siren in Canberra. Substitute Mack Hansen nailed a penalty with the …

  • Naisarani returns to make mark for Rebels
    by AAP on August 1, 2020 at 2:52 am

    Melbourne coach Dave Wessels has hailed Isi Naisarani as the best backrower in Australia after the No.8 clinched their extra time win over the Western Force in his first Super …

  • Rebels see off Western Force in Super Time
    by AAP on July 31, 2020 at 11:18 am

    Melbourne made no mistake with their second crack at Super Time, edging the Western Force 25-20 in their grudge match at Leichhardt Oval on Friday night. Wallabies No.8 Isi Naisarani, …

  • All Blacks Smith, Cruden to Kobe Steelers
    by AAP on July 31, 2020 at 6:30 am

    New Zealand World Cup winners Ben Smith and Aaron Cruden will follow in the footsteps of Kiwi legend Dan Carter by joining Kobe Steelers, the Japanese rugby union team announced …

  • Back row clash to light up Super showdown
    by AAP on July 31, 2020 at 4:22 am

    Brumbies coach Dan McKellar backs quiet but lethal No.8 Pete Samu to do his talking on the field when he locks horns with Wallabies rival Harry Wilson in their table-topping …

  • Six Nations rugby set to resume in October
    by AAP on July 30, 2020 at 1:28 pm

    The remaining rounds of the Six Nations Championship will be played on October 24 and 31 after World Rugby approved dates for the temporary 2020 COVID-19 calendar. The World Rugby …

  • Force won’t let Rebel grudge distract them
    by AAP on July 30, 2020 at 4:32 am

    For the fans it’s the ultimate grudge match, but Western Force players will do their best to keep emotions in check when they take on the Melbourne Rebels at Leichhardt …

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