Pacific nations losing out to rugby clubs
Pacific nations of Tonga, Fiji and Samoa are struggling to pry their players away from their clubs for international tournaments, the players union says.
NSW Waratahs coach Rob Penney has hailed the attitude of his Test backrower Jack Dempsey while Wallaby Kurtley Beale has likened a new teammate to Israel Folau.
The Wallabies can quickly turn around their situation if work together and rediscover a winning mindset, legendary winger David Campese says.
Former All Black Sonny Bill Williams believes he’s ready for the Toronto Wolfpack’s English Super League opener with Castleford Tigers at Headingley.
Queensland Reds winger Filipo Daugunu has copped a five-match ban for a dangerous tackle in a Super Rugby trial against the Melbourne Rebels.
Michael Hooper has stood down from the NSW Waratahs captaincy and will be replaced by Rob Simmons, but he wants to continue as Wallabies skipper.
Being one of many new faces at the Waratahs is helping former Parramatta NRL forward Tepai Moeroa adjust to his new role as a rugby union centre.
Dane Haylett-Petty has been retained as Melbourne Rebels captain for their 2020 Super Rugby campaign.
Ex-Kiwis hooker Danny Levi has been released from his contract with the Newcastle Knights and is believed to have signed with Manly for the 2020 NRL season.
Brisbane winger Corey Oates admits he will have to impress in the NRL pre-season to hold out the Broncos young guns after recovering from a leg infection.
New Wallabies coach Dave Rennie is meeting with key Rugby Australia staff as part of a packed schedule after being officially welcomed to the organisation.
Gold Coast’s players “knew they needed to pick up their game” to prove their NRL doubters wrong in 2020, according to the club’s ex-fullback Michael Gordon.
Australia international prop Allan Alaalatoa has been named as captain for the Brumbies ahead of the 2020 Super Rugby campaign.
England rugby players will hold talks to resolve any internal anger and resentment felt towards Saracens players because of the salary cap scandal.
A 33-year-old Shepparton man has been identified as the victim of Monday’s fatal collision in Arcadia. The man, originally from NSW, was involved in the collision at the intersection of Euroa-Shepparton Rd and Karramomus Rd about 11 am...
A driver has died following a collision with a truck in Arcadia this morning.
The Hume Freeway is closed towards Melbourne, just outside of Wangaratta, due to a truck rollover. Emergency services are on site. Motorists are advised to detour at the Great Alpine road exit to get back on to the Hume Freeway. Northbound lanes...