Rugby Union

Thu 18 Oct 2018

Heavyweight battle for Australian Rugby's highest honour

Heavyweight battle for Australian Rugby's highest honour

WILL Genia is a slight favourite to deny the inspirational David Pocock and land his first John Eales Medal, Australian rugby’s highest individual honour.

Cheika names squad to take on All Blacks

Cheika names squad to take on All Blacks

JACK Dempsey and Samu Kerevi have been recalled to the Wallabies for the final Bledisloe Cup match against New Zealand in Japan after recovering from injury.

Wed 17 Oct 2018

Beale wants indigenous jersey at World Cup

Beale wants indigenous jersey at World Cup

KURTLEY Beale says wearing the indigenous jersey at the World Cup could help galvanise the team for big games.

Tue 16 Oct 2018

Crunch calls loom as Cheika finalises tour plans

Crunch calls loom as Cheika finalises tour plans

THE Wallabies are unlikely to include any new faces in their squad to face New Zealand in their third Bledisloe Cup clash in Japan or for their European tour

Wallaby coming home — but what about Quade?

Wallaby coming home — but what about Quade?

MELBOURNE remain tight lipped about securing Reds discard Quade Cooper but have formally announced that lock Luke Jones is returning to the Super Rugby club.

Wed 10 Oct 2018

Injured Wallabies prop in race for World Cup

Injured Wallabies prop in race for World Cup

WALLABIES prop Tom Robertson is to undergo knee reconstruction surgery but he’s not being ruled out of next year’s Rugby World Cup.

Broken neck to thumbs up: Good news for All Blacks star

Broken neck to thumbs up: Good news for All Blacks star

ALL Blacks star Sam Cane is up and walking around after having surgery to repair a broken bone in his neck and is expected to make a full recovery.

Tue 9 Oct 2018

The unlikely key to unlocking Wallabies attack

The unlikely key to unlocking Wallabies attack

BERNARD Foley believes Australia’s best attacking return in nearly a year shows there are plenty of points in the Wallabies if they get their defence right.

Now for the All Blacks: What miracle win means for Wallabies

Now for the All Blacks: What miracle win means for Wallabies

MICHAEL Cheika has declared it’s up to Wallabies players, not him, to ensure their miracle win over Argentina proves a defining moment in their evolution.

Sun 7 Oct 2018

Cheika’s spray inspires Wallabies comeback

Cheika’s spray inspires Wallabies comeback

WALLABIES coach Michael Cheika blasted his players at half-time and whatever he said, it worked as Australia produced a record comeback to role Argentina.

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