Rugby

Rugby Football Union (RFU) chief executive Bill Sweeney said boards across the world want to help Rugby Australia (RA) after it reported financial problems amid the coronavirus pandemic. With rugby…
With Eddie Jones having extended his contract until the end of the 2023 Rugby World Cup, England fans can look forward to the Australian providing more special moments. Jones led…
Eddie Jones will look to enhance his legacy with England over the next four years after signing a new contract extension. It was announced on Thursday that the 60-year-old will…
England coach Eddie Jones has signed a contract extension through until the end of the 2023 Rugby World Cup. Jones, 60, took the helm of England in late 2015 and…
Michael Fatialofa has opened up on his "traumatising" experience in intensive care and described suffering his serious spine injury as "pretty scary". The Worcester Warriors lock sustained a fracture in…
The NRL has cancelled the registrations of Canterbury Bulldogs duo Jayden Okunbor and Corey Harawira-Naera for "a very serious breach of the code of conduct". The move comes after the…
The British and Irish Lions have no concerns that the rescheduling of the Tokyo Olympic Games will overshadow the tour of South Africa next year. It was announced on Monday…
The NRL will deliver a 40 million Australian dollars rescue package to all 16 clubs to help with operating costs amid the coronavirus pandemic. The league was postponed through just…
Wests Tigers head coach Michael Maguire believes NRL athletes should be ready to play at a week's notice, with the league suspended indefinitely due to coronavirus. The NRL postponed the…
Australia and New South Wales representative Tyson Frizell will leave St George Illawarra Dragons at season's end to join Newcastle Knights. Frizell, 28, has accepted a three-year deal from the…
Canberra Raiders hooker Josh Hodgson said NRL players are facing one final pay cheque as Australia's rugby league competition feels the pinch due to the coronavirus pandemic. The NRL announced…
South Sydney Rabbitohs general manager of football Shane Richardson has resigned to help the NRL club's financial position amid the coronavirus pandemic. The NRL and its clubs are under financial…
NRL chief executive Todd Greenberg wants to see all 16 clubs survive amid financial worries, but said some were being hit by the "perfect storm". The NRL announced on Monday…
The Bulls have appointed Jake White as director of rugby on a deal until the 2023 Rugby World Cup. White, who masterminded South Africa's 2007 World Cup triumph, had until…
Dane Coles is prepared to take a pay cut and hopes other players will also undergo a financial hit during the coronavirus crisis to help ease the burden on New…
New Zealand Warriors CEO Cameron George said he will ask the New Zealand government and NRL for financial support as the rugby league club face an uncertain future due to…
The NRL has suspended its season indefinitely amid the coronavirus pandemic, it was announced on Monday. Despite being adamant it wanted to continue, the NRL confirmed it was stopping its…
The NRL intends to continue its season into round three despite the coronavirus pandemic, according to chief executive Todd Greenberg. Officials are under growing pressure to suspend the campaign after…
Exeter Chiefs prop Harry Williams has signed a new "long-term" contract with the Premiership leaders. Williams, capped 18 times by England, has made almost 100 appearances for the Chiefs since…
Newcastle Knights and Parramatta Eels earned resounding wins as they both made it two victories from two in the NRL on Sunday. Mitchell Pearce, playing in front of the Leichardt…
Michael Fatialofa has walked unaided as he continues to recover from the serious injury he suffered in January, with his wife claiming it is a "miracle". The Worcester Warriors lock…
Defending NRL champions Sydney Roosters succumbed to a second straight defeat to start the season as Daly Cherry-Evans' late drop-goal gave Manly Sea Eagles a 9-8 win. Cherry-Evans split the…
Kotoni Staggs' hat-trick inspired Brisbane Broncos to a 22-18 triumph over South Sydney Rabbitohs. Souths fell to a double-digit deficit in the first half as both Staggs and Anthony Milford…
Western Force have been handed an unlikely route back into Super Rugby after Rugby Australia announced a new domestic competition that will start next month. Super Rugby has been suspended…
North Queensland Cowboys got off the mark for the season by beating Canterbury Bulldogs 24-16 in the first NRL game behind closed doors on Thursday. Cowboys forward Jason Taumalolo was…
Pieter-Steph du Toit could have required a leg amputation had it not been for the diligent work of Stormers team doctor Jason Suter, according to coach John Dobson. World Rugby…
Australian Rugby League Commission (ARLC) chairman Peter V'landys believes it is "premature" to suspend the NRL season. Melbourne Storm star Cameron Smith called for the campaign to be suspended amid…
Castleford Tigers moved level on points with Wigan Warriors at the top of Super League after they triumphed 28-14 against defending champions St Helens. With rugby league – for now…
Rugby Football League chief executive Ralph Rimmer has reiterated the organisation's stance on potentially punishing Leeds Rhinos for withdrawing from their trip to Catalans Dragons amid coronavirus fears. The game…
Cameron Smith called for the NRL to suspend the competition on Sunday, allowing time to assess the impact of coronavirus rather than reacting "daily or hourly" to the ever-changing situation.…
Luciano Leilua enjoyed a winning return to WIN Stadium as he scored a game-breaking try to help Wests Tigers to a 24-14 victory over St George Illawarra Dragons on the…
The Brumbies eased past Australian rivals the Waratahs 47-14 in the final game before the Super Rugby hiatus due to coronavirus. SANZAAR announced the competition would be paused following this…
Leeds Rhinos have confirmed a player who was tested for coronavirus has returned a negative result. The Rhinos had been due to face Catalans Dragons behind closed doors in Super…
The Sharks recorded a hard-fought 24-14 victory over South African rivals the Stormers in their final Super Rugby match before the league's suspension after a fiery start at Kings Park.…
Defending NRL premiers Sydney Roosters let an early lead slip to lose their 2020 opener against Penrith Panthers on Saturday. Penrith produced a fine second-half performance to beat the Roosters…
The Super Rugby season was thrown into doubt by the New Zealand government's directive on the coronavirus pandemic, which came as the Reds claimed a 41-17 bonus-point victory over the…
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