Rugby Union News

Western Force skipper Ben McCalman must feel like giving the finger to his injured right thumb, with the Wallabies back-rower set to spend another frustrating week on the sidelines. McCalman …

New Zealand and Highlanders halfback Aaron Smith believes he should have taken time out from rugby to work through the aftermath of his infamous liaison in a Christchurch airport toilet. …

The NSW Waratahs are psyched for a season-defining fortnight as they bid to revive Australia’s flagging Super Rugby title hopes. The Waratahs’ thrilling – and desperately needed – comeback win …

Quade Cooper cried foul as the depleted Queensland Reds crashed to a 22-8 Super Rugby loss to the Jaguares in Buenos Aires. The suspended Cooper took to Twitter to express …

A five-try first half blitz has set the Lions on their way to a 42-19 bonus-point win over the Southern Kings in Super Rugby at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium …

Brumbies coach Stephen Larkham has vowed to continue mixing things up at the selection table in his side’s push to top the Australian Super Rugby conference. Despite a 28-12 win …

The Brumbies have suffered another narrow Super Rugby defeat, succumbing late to the Highlanders at GIO Stadium. The 18-13 loss continued the Brumbies’ drought against New Zealand sides and reopened …

The Blues have finally delivered an 80-minute effort, running in five second-half tries to outplay the Bulls 38-14 in their Super Rugby clash at Eden Park. The South Africans offered …

Bernard Foley has returned from injury to deliver on his reputation as the NSW Waratahs’ money man in a last-gasp Super Rugby win over the Melbourne Rebels. Playing his first …

Despite turning in his best game of the Super Rugby season, Melbourne Rebels centre Reece Hodge said it counted for little with his team overrun for the second straight week. …

Saia Fainga’a will complete an emotional Super Rugby homecoming for the Brumbies, one month after the unexpected death of his father. Fainga’a and his twin brother Anthony returned to Canberra …

A halftime blast from Waratahs coach Daryl Gibson, that included the chilling reminder “we’re fighting for our lives”, helped propel his Super Rugby team to a gripping 35-26 win over …

The Waratahs got out of jail with a second-half fightback to secure a desperate 32-25 Super Rugby win over the Melbourne Rebels. After trailing by 19 points at halftime on …

The Western Force were left battered and bruised after conceding seven tries in a 45-17 loss to the Crusaders in Friday night’s Super Rugby clash in Christchurch. The Crusaders ran …

Jake McIntyre is promising his own brand of attack as he fills Quade Cooper’s boots in Queensland’s backs-to-the-wall Super Rugby shot at the high-flying Jaguares on Sunday (AEDT). With just …

It will be 393 days since the Brumbies last defeated a New Zealand Super Rugby team when they run on to GIO Stadium to avenge last year’s finals exit at …

Wallabies great George Smith has been left out of Queensland’s Super Rugby clash against the Jaguares in Argentina. Smith will be replaced by Adam Korczyk at openside flanker on Saturday …

Crusaders coach Scott Robertson has had enough of the Houdini acts. Four wins from four represents a fine start to the Super Rugby season but he isn’t in the mood …