Rugby Union News

Code-hopping winger Matt Duffie was scrambling to contact his travel agent on Monday after being named in the All Blacks’ northern Test tour squad. Expecting a pass from head coach …

The All Blacks insist Julian Savea is still part of their plans despite the continued snubbing of the prolific winger. Former NRL star Matt Duffie and reinvented Crusaders flyer Seta …

Israel Folau insists his missing next month’s Spring tour will help the Wallabies in the long run rather than dent their new-found momentum. Australia coach Michael Cheika confirmed on Sunday …

The freakish skills of hooker Asafo Aumua have earned him an All Blacks call-up as one of four uncapped players for the tour of the United Kingdom and France. Blues …

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has flagged a move away from fullback for Israel Folau in his last match of 2017 against the Barbarians. Folau will take a break from rugby …

Former skipper Stephen Moore has hailed Australia’s Bledisloe Cup breakthrough against New Zealand as a landmark moment in the squad’s development. Moore went out a winner in his last Test …

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has resisted the temptation to hit back at Nick Farr-Jones for doubting whether the team had the mental fortitude to beat the All Blacks. Earlier this …

Israel Folau will miss Australia’s end-of-season tour and take a complete break from rugby after next weekend’s clash with the Barbarians, coach Michael Cheika has confirmed. The 28-year-old scored his …

Man-of-the-match Jack Dempsey has declared the Wallabies are ready to go to the “next level” after ending their seven-match Bledisloe Cup losing streak. The 23-year-old said he had never felt …

Reece Hodge said he never doubted his trusty right boot after it helped the Wallabies notch a rare Bledisloe Cup win over the All Blacks. Hodge crunched two long-distance penalties …

The Wallabies are keeping the lid firmly in place despite the euphoria of their Bledisloe Cup breakthrough, with coach Michael Chieka reminding his team they have won nothing yet. Australia …

Losing is a rare experience for the All Blacks and coach Steve Hansen has challenged his team to make the most of it after their Bledisloe Cup streak of dominance …

The Wallabies have finally snapped their Bledisloe Cup losing streak, toppling the All Blacks 23-18 in a thriller at a rain-drenched Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane. The third Test of the …

The most challenging job in world rugby awaits rookie Queensland Reds coach Brad Thorn, former All Black Jeff Wilson has warned. Wilson backed fellow ex-All Black Thorn’s legendary work ethic …

The last man to coach Australia to World Cup glory – Rod Macqueen – believes the Wallabies finally have a team to stand up to the All Blacks. And he …

Stephen Moore has one last opportunity to beat the All Blacks and the man who replaced him as Wallabies skipper expects he will make it count. Michael Hooper paid tribute …

A rare Wallabies win over the All Blacks in Brisbane on Saturday night will inspire Australian Super Rugby sides to end their own hoodoo against New Zealand franchises in 2018, …

New Zealand skipper Kieran Read has applauded Australia’s Indigenous jersey initiative, predicting it will give them an extra reason to perform in Saturday’s third Bledisloe Cup Test. The Wallabies will …