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Karmichael Hunt’s groin could ruin what looms as a marketer’s dream for the Queensland Reds when they host Japan’s Super Rugby franchise the Sunwolves this weekend on their first visit …

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Japanese Test star Ayumu Goromaru will reportedly leave the Queensland Reds at the end of the Super Rugby season to join French glamour club Toulon. Kyodo News reports the 30-year-old, …

Brodie Retallick believes the bye came at just the right time for the Chiefs as they look to rebound from their disappointing Super Rugby defeat to the Highlanders. The Chiefs …

Jarryd Hayne has evaded questions about returning to the NRL, saying he’s “just taking baby steps” after quitting the NFL in the US to seek a rugby sevens Olympics berth …

Argentina international loose-forward Leonardo Senatore has been suspended for 10 weeks after being found guilty of biting an opponent in a Super Rugby match on Saturday. It is the second …

Wallabies and NSW Waratahs star Kurtley Beale has undergone successful knee surgery, but his camp are angry at the way English club Wasps handled the announcement of his signing. Beale …

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Saracens and England lock Maro Itoje has been named European Player of the Year. Itoje, 21, was man of the match in Saracens’s victory over Racing 92 in the European …

Jaguares captain Agustin Creevy has been suspended for one week after pleading guilty to a dangerous tackle in his side’s 25-22 loss to the Sharks in Buenos Aires on Saturday. …

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Queensland hooker Saia Fainga’a will return to the Brumbies next Super Rugby season to replace Wallabies skipper Stephen Moore, who is heading to the Reds. The 29-year-old Fainga’a on Monday …

Australia’s inability to close out tight matches has once again cruelled them in the quarter-finals of the Paris World Rugby Sevens on Sunday. Despite leading Fiji 15-5 with less than …

Wallabies and Waratahs teammate Nick Phipps hopes Wasps honour Kurtley Beale’s lucrative new deal with the injured playmaker ruled out for four to six months on Sunday. While the Waratahs …

Young gun David Horwitz is embracing the challenge of filling Kurtley Beale’s sizeable boots as the NSW Waratahs face life without the England-bound playmaker much sooner than they hoped. The …

Rugby’s powerbrokers remain at loggerheads over the shape of the international calendar following the 2019 World Cup despite calls for a compromise before the end of the year. Re-jigging international …

The NSW Waratahs will carry a siege mentality across the Tasman in pursuit of an against-the-odds triumph over Super Rugby’s table-topping Crusaders on Friday night. As if losing backline linchpin …

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England five-eighth Owen Farrell upstaged All Blacks great Dan Carter by kicking seven penalties as Saracens won the European Champions Cup for the first time with a 21-9 victory over …

Stormers’ Vincent Koch trundled over with two seconds remaining and Brandon Thomson held his nerve to kick the conversion after the hooter to rescue a 17-17 draw against the Sunwolves …

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Kurtley Beale suffered a possible season-ending knee injury as the NSW Waratahs shot to the top of the Australian conference on Saturday night with a 31-8 Super Rugby triumph over …

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Star centre Kurtley Beale has been stretchered off in the opening minute of the NSW Waratahs’ Super Rugby clash with the Bulls in Sydney. A day after signing a multi-million-dollar …