Rugby Union News

Michael Cheika says NRL convert Marika Koroibete has found his voice within the Wallabies squad, with the coach excited for the try-scoring speedster’s rugby union debut. Koroibete – a surprise …

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has declared this week’s Test with Ireland the toughest of Australia’s grand slam bid, as he prepares to welcome back his refreshed stars. A fortnight ago …

Leroy Houston is desperate for another taste of Wallabies action but admits he’ll be flat out finding a spot in the Queensland Reds’ starting side first. Number eight Houston is …

After 13 Tests and a gruelling Super Rugby season, All Blacks players would be forgiven for daydreaming of the beach ahead of Saturday’s final Test against France. But lock Brodie …

Former NRL star Marika Koroibete has been named to make his Australian rugby debut for a Wallabies XV against the French Barbarians this week. Koroibete was on Monday named in …

Queensland Reds coach Nick Stiles won’t be gifting games to rising star Andrew Ready next year, challenging the Test-hooker-in-waiting to play better than incoming veteran Stephen Moore. Ready will get …

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Eddie Jones rates George Ford above world player of the year winner Beauden Barrett, but insists England’s five-eighth must become more selfish. Ford produced the most assured performance of his …

All Blacks flanker Sam Cane and centre Malakai Fekitoa have been cited following New Zealand’s 21-9 victory over Ireland in Dublin. The pair will face a hearing in front of …

Sean McMahon says the fighting spirit displayed in Australia’s past two heart-stopping victories was forged in their humiliating 3-0 series loss at the hands of England this year. The Wallabies …

He’s one of the unluckiest Australian players of the past decade – stuck behind Wallabies stars during two Super Rugby title wins – but Michael Cheika believes it’s only a …

After holding his own in a fierce debut match for the Wallabies, Kyle Godwin received the reaction from coach Michael Cheika to know he belonged: a handshake. “(That) is a …

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has rejected the suggestion he played mind games with the French over the fitness of playmaker Quade Cooper, who was a late scratching from Saturday’s heart-stopping …

After watching the Wallabies scrum get steamrolled back to the dark old days against a monster French front row, coach Michael Cheika launched an impassioned defence of his tight five. …

A spectacular try to Tevita Kuridrani, a monstrous performance by skipper David Pocock and a late missed field goal have earned the Wallabies ‘B team’ a spirited 25-23 victory over …

England ended up taking care of Fiji on and off the field at Twickenham in a record 58-15 rugby Test win. The result and England’s 12th successive win were in …

South African rugby coach Allister Coetzee is facing the sack after the tour finale in Wales next weekend, following another momentous loss by the Springboks. South Africa lost for the …

A last-gasp penalty by Greig Laidlaw gave Scotland a 19-16 win over Argentina in a fierce Test match between two sides desperate to secure a place in the top eight …

The All Blacks have earned their revenge over Ireland, producing a gritty defensive performance to shut out their opponents in a 21-9 win. Two weeks on from Ireland’s shock win …