Rugby Union

Sat 20 Jul 2019

Folau’s church an ‘isolated hate group’

Folau’s church an ‘isolated hate group’

An insider has exposed the radical teachings of Israel Folau’s church and its belief most Christians — including our PM — are going to hell

Tue 16 Jul 2019

Ultimate Guide to 2019 Rugby Championship

Ultimate Guide to 2019 Rugby Championship

The 2019 Rugby Championship will serve as a tasty entree to the World Cup as Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and Argentina again square off.

Mon 8 Jul 2019

All Blacks coach caught out for domestic violence comments

All Blacks coach caught out for domestic violence comments

New Zealand rugby coach Steve Hansen is under fire for attempting to justify the selection of a player charged over domestic violence.

Tue 2 Jul 2019

James O'Connor returning to Wallabies fold

James O'Connor returning to Wallabies fold

James O'Connor, the second-youngest Wallaby of all time, will once again be eligible to play for the national side six years after last taking the field

Sat 29 Jun 2019

Brumbies' season ends with a whimper

Brumbies' season ends with a whimper

The Brumbies were blown away in a lacklustre opening 40 minutes as the Jaguares booked a place in the Super Rugby decider in emphatic fashion

Rugby boss: gay employees could sue

Rugby boss: gay employees could sue

Rugby Australia’s chairman has slammed Israel Folau and claimed the game would have no sponsors — and more litigation — if it had failed to act

Wed 26 Jun 2019

Community digs deep for hit-and-run victim's family

Community digs deep for hit-and-run victim's family

TRIBUTES are flying in for Tim Watkins and his family after the 22-year-old was killed in a hit and run

Tue 25 Jun 2019

Netball stares down sponsor pressure over Folau

Netball stares down sponsor pressure over Folau

Netball NZ has released a statement on Israel Folau’s wife Maria after a major sponsor raised concern over her support of her husband

Controversial bishop hits out over Folau

Controversial bishop hits out over Folau

The Anglican archbishop of Sydney says the “loud and intolerant” campaign against Israel Folau has exposed a “new and ugly Australia”

Anti-Folau mob’s worst fear comes true

Anti-Folau mob’s worst fear comes true

Comment: GoFundMe underestimated one thing all Aussies have in common and Israel Folau is reaping the benefits in spectacular fashion

Mon 24 Jun 2019

GoFundMe shuts down Israel Folau’s page

GoFundMe shuts down Israel Folau’s page

GoFundMe removed Israel Folau’s fundraising page from its website and is issuing refunds to all his donors, saying the campaign breached its terms of service.

Sat 22 Jun 2019

Why Folau doesn’t deserve your money

Why Folau doesn’t deserve your money

Lots of people need handouts from the Australian public, but they don’t include Israel Folau. So please Australia, stop enabling this man, writes Paul Johnson

Jaguares beat Chiefs to secure Super Rugby semi in Argentina

Jaguares beat Chiefs to secure Super Rugby semi in Argentina

The Jaguares will host a historic Super Rugby semi-final in Buenos Aires after coming from behind to beat the Chiefs 21-16

Fri 21 Jun 2019

Waratahs coach Daryl Gibson set to quit today

Waratahs coach Daryl Gibson set to quit today

Waratahs coach and former All Black Daryl Gibson is set to announce his resignation following a dismal 2019 Super Rugby season

Thu 20 Jun 2019

World Rugby dumps Nations Championship plan

World Rugby dumps Nations Championship plan

SANZAAR has lamented a “missed opportunity” after World Rugby abandoned its plans to create a Nations Championship.

Fri 14 Jun 2019

Wallaby Kuridrani re-signs, but Kerevi confirms Japan move

Wallaby Kuridrani re-signs, but Kerevi confirms Japan move

Brumbies flyer Tevita Kuridrani has re-signed for another Super Rugby season and is eyeing a Wallabies recall for the World Cup

Thu 13 Jun 2019

Israel Folau offered rugby lifeline

Israel Folau offered rugby lifeline

If you thought Israel Folau’s rugby career was completely over you may have to think again as one coach has reached out to the fallen star.

Sun 9 Jun 2019

Wallabies insider spills on Folau chaos

Wallabies insider spills on Folau chaos

One Wallaby has admitted to being disappointed with the entire Israel Folau saga as Rugby Australia faces an ongoing crisis over the sacked star

Thu 6 Jun 2019

Folau launches legal action against rugby bosses

Folau launches legal action against rugby bosses

Israel Folau is taking legal action against Rugby Australia, saying: “No Australian of any faith should be fired for practising their religion.”

Sat 1 Jun 2019

Brumbies close in on conference top spot with win in Tokyo

Brumbies close in on conference top spot with win in Tokyo

The Brumbies have moved a step closer to sealing top spot on the Australian conference after securing a vital 42-19 win over the Sunwolves in Tokyo

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