Rugby

Australia captain Michael Hooper acknowledged the Wallabies have "a lot to look at" after their heavy defeat to South Africa in the Rugby Championship. Inspired by debutant Herschel Jantjies in…
Herschel Jantjies starred with two tries on his South Africa debut as the Springboks overcame Australia 35-17 in the Rugby Championship opener in Johannesburg. South Africa's stand-in captain Eben Etzebeth…
South Sydney Rabbitohs produced a late onslaught to beat North Queensland Cowboys 30-18 after Sydney Roosters and Canberra Raiders had also secured NRL wins on Saturday. The Bunnies looked to…
Brian O'Driscoll has hailed Joe Schmidt for working "wonders" with Ireland and hopes the head coach can end his tenure by lifting the Rugby World Cup. Schmidt will step down…
Minus two of their superstars for different reasons and with a defiant coach facing an uncertain future, it is tough to know quite what to expect from Australia in the…
Huddersfield Giants eased their relegation fears with an 18-12 triumph away at fellow Super League strugglers Hull KR on Friday. Both teams started the fixture sitting two points above bottom…
Nathan Cleary sparkled on his return as Penrith Panthers extended their winning run to seven NRL matches with a 40-18 rout of St. George Illawarra Dragons, while New Zealand Warriors…
New Zealand will be expected to continue their dominance of Argentina and the Rugby Championship when the tournament gets under way on Saturday. The All Blacks have won the trophy…
The Rugby Championship begins this weekend, with the four nations keen to find form ahead of the upcoming Rugby World Cup in Japan. New Zealand have won the tournament in…
North Queensland Cowboys great Matt Scott will retire at the end of the NRL season. Scott, 33, has played 263 games for the Cowboys since debuting as a teenager in…
Mario Ledesma hopes Argentina can use the nation's excitement to their advantage in their Rugby Championship opener against New Zealand. Argentina will host the All Blacks in Buenos Aires on…
Just two months before the Rugby World Cup starts in Japan, this year's Rugby Championship will give opportunities for players desperate to board the plane to Japan. While Beauden Barrett, …
Liam Farrell bagged a hat-trick and Oliver Gildart scored a magnificent solo try in a 46-16 Super League drubbing for Wigan Warriors against sorry Wakefield Trinity. Wigan's five-match winning streak…
Brisbane Broncos overcame Canterbury Bulldogs 28-6 at Suncorp Stadium on Thursday to lift themselves to within touching distance of the play-off spots in a congested NRL ladder. Kotoni Staggs was…
Twin brothers Daniel and Jean-Luc du Preez will join Sale Sharks on a permanent basis, the Premiership club have announced. The South Africa internationals will be reunited with older brother…
Cronulla Sharks were the victims as Cameron Smith marked his landmark 400th NRL appearance in style last week. And the Sharks are now in desperate need of a win as…
South Africa will be led by Eben Etzebeth against Australia in their Rugby Championship opener, with two Test debutants in the Springboks' XV. Rassie Erasmus' men are without captain Siya…
Christian Lealiifano and Scott Sio will miss Australia's Rugby Championship clash against South Africa on Saturday due to injury. Lealiifano was in contention to make his first Wallabies appearance in…
James O'Connor insisted on including behavioural clauses in his Rugby Australia contract in a bid to prove his new-found maturity. The 29-year-old has rejoined the Reds in Super Rugby, boosting…
James O'Connor has rejoined the Reds, signing a two-year contract with Queensland and Australian Rugby that makes him eligible for his country's World Cup campaign. Versatile back O'Connor, 29, was…
NRL head of football Graham Annesley has hailed "an historic moment for the game" as Belinda Sharpe prepares to become the competition's first female referee. Sharpe and Kasey Badger were…
England Knights will play Jamaica in a historic international fixture at the Emerald Headingley Stadium this October, as part of both countries’ countdown to the 2021 Rugby League World Cup.
Aphiwe Dyantyi will miss South Africa's Rugby Championship opener against Australia this weekend with a hamstring injury. The Springboks begin their campaign at home to the Wallabies on Saturday but…
Warrington Wolves stand-off Blake Austin has been added to England's Elite Performance Squad. The Australian-born half-back qualifies to play for England through his grandmother and has taken a step towards…
New Zealand Warriors great Manu Vatuvei has officially announced his retirement from rugby league, having not played since 2017. The Warriors' all-time leading try scorer has been out of the…
Canberra Raiders roared up to third place in the NRL with a seven-try demolition of St George Illawarra Dragons, despite having Nick Cotric sent off. Ricky Stuart's side powered to…
Queensland head coach Kevin Walters ruled himself out of the running to fill the Gold Coast Titans vacancy following Garth Brennan's sacking. The Titans axed Brennan on Sunday, with Gold…
Gold Coast Titans have sacked head coach Garth Brennan amid the NRL club's struggles this season. The Titans announced Brennan's departure on Sunday, with Gold Coast bottom of the table…
Craig Bellamy lauded Melbourne Storm great Cameron Smith as he became the first man to make 400 NRL appearances on Saturday. Smith kicked 16 points in a 40-16 win over…
Cameron Smith became the first player to make 400 NRL appearances as his table-topping Melbourne Storm breezed past Cronulla Sharks 40-16 on Saturday. Smith was given a guard of honour…
Krisnan Inu crossed for a double as Salford Red Devils surprised Warrington Wolves 22-12 in the Super League on Friday, while Hull KR proved far too good for the struggling…
Gold Coast Titans coach Garth Brennan borrowed a line from Ashleigh Barty’s Wimbledon campaign as he accepted he could lose his job next week. The Titans were thumped 24-2 by…
All Blacks star Beauden Barrett has agreed to leave the Hurricanes for the Blues in a blockbuster move after signing a new deal with New Zealand Rugby (NZR). Barrett –…
Hull FC did the damage early on against London Broncos to land a 35-22 victory over the team at the foot of Super League. Tries from Carlos Tuimavave, Bureta Faraimo, …
Australia internationals Will Genia and Quade Cooper will leave the Rebels for second-tier Japanese side Kintetsu Liners. Genia is not expected to link up with his new team-mates until after…
Just a week after reaching 2,500 NRL points in his illustrious career, Melbourne Storm star Cameron Smith is closing in on yet another milestone. Cronulla Sharks will be hoping to…
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