McKenzie new Wallabies coach

2013-07-08 09:27

Ewen McKenzie will coach the Wallabies to the 2015 RWC after the ARU released Robbie Deans from his two-year contract.

Gatland hits out at critics

2013-07-07 00:00

Lions coach Warren Gatland says the backlash for him axing Brian O'Driscoll had taken shine off the series win in Australia.

Lions break Aussie hearts

2013-07-06 13:56

The British and Irish Lions have claimed their first series win since 1997 when they overpowered Australia in the third Test.

Lions pride paints Sydney red

2013-07-06 07:41

Sydney was coloured red on Saturday as tens of thousands of British and Irish Lions fans descended for the do-or-die third Test.

Smith has 'aura', says Genia

2013-07-05 07:46

Will Genia says the Wallabies will be inspired by the return of George Smith for the series-deciding showdown with the Lions.

Leali'ifano ready for shootout

2013-07-04 10:24

Christian Leali'ifano is hoping the decisive Test against the British and Irish Lions does not come down to a final kick.

Smith back for Lions showdown

2013-07-04 07:16

Experienced flank George Smith has been recalled to the Wallabies for the deciding Test against the British and Irish Lions.

O'Driscoll axed for final Test

2013-07-03 07:08

Ireland centre Brian O'Driscoll and backrower Jamie Heaslip have been dropped for the Lions' series decider against the Wallabies.

Lions' downtime gets gloomy

2013-07-02 10:16

A day before the Lions name their team for the deciding third test against Australia, most of the players had a day to relax.

Horwill gets nod for Sydney

2013-07-02 07:11

James Horwill is free to lead Australia in the third and deciding Test against the Lions after being cleared of stamping charges.

Warburton out of Sydney Test

2013-07-01 09:12

British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton has been ruled out of the series-deciding third Test against Australia.

Lions sweat on Warburton

2013-06-30 15:40

British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton is in doubt for next weekend's third Test against Australia.

Wallabies edge Lions in thriller

2013-06-29 13:54

The Wallabies have beaten the British and Irish Lions in a thrilling match to level the series going into the final Test.

Fans fire back at Jake

2013-06-28 11:41

Sport24 readers have blasted Jake White after he claimed Australian rugby players were smarter than South Africans.

Lions sniff rare series win

2013-06-27 17:34

The British and Irish Lions will aim to ramp up the intensity in the second Test, mindful of a wounded Australia backlash.

Wallabies in late-night jaunt

2013-06-27 11:15

Australia coach Robbie Deans is keeping the backlash in-house after James O'Connor and Kurtley Beale's late-night excursion.

Beale, O'Connor in the clear

2013-06-26 16:03

Kurtley Beale and James O'Connor have been cleared of wrongdoing by the ARU after being out in the early hours of the morning.

Roof closed for Oz v Lions Test

2013-06-26 11:45

The ARU has confirmed the roof will be closed for the second Test against the British and Irish Lions at the Docklands stadium.

Ioane gets new court date

2013-06-25 09:12

Digby Ioane, who has been ruled out of the rest of Irish Lions series, will face a Melbourne court on an assault charge in August.

McCabe, Ioane out injured

2013-06-24 13:33

The Wallabies have lost backs Pat McCabe and Digby Ioane with injuries for the remaining two Tests against the Lions.

Horwill cleared of foul play

2013-06-23 17:39

Wallaby captain James Horwill has been cleared to play in the second Test against the British and Irish Lions in Melbourne.

Tuilagi, Barrett in Lions midfield

2013-06-23 12:51

England centre Manu Tuilagi and SA-born Brad Barritt will guard the British and Irish Lions midfield against the Rebels.

Wallabies still 'love' Beale

2013-06-23 09:52

The Wallabies have assured Kurtley Beale that the team "still loves" him after his late penalty misses cost them victory over the Lions.

Bowe available for Melbourne

2013-06-22 16:43

British and Irish Lions wing Tommy Bowe will be available for the second Test against Australia after having surgery on his hand.

Wallabies suffer backline blues

2013-06-22 13:11

Australia's backline was crippled by injuries to four key players in the first Test against the British and Irish Lions.


Gatland rallies behind Deans

2013-07-08 07:37

British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland has rallied behind embattled Australian counterpart Robbie Deans.

Deans unsure about his future

2013-07-06 18:11

Australia coach Robbie Deans says he is unsure about his future in the job after his team were humbled by the British and Irish Lions.

Oz v Lions crunch final

2013-07-06 08:59

Both the Wallabies and the British and Irish Lions are gearing up for the crunch final Test match in Sydney on Saturday.

Lions legend backs O'Driscoll

2013-07-05 15:00

Legendary Lions coach Ian McGeechan says he would have picked Brian O'Driscoll for this weekend's crunch Test against Australia.

Lions 'ready' for battle

2013-07-05 07:46

Lions forwards coach Graham Rowntree has thrown down the gauntlet to the Wallabies ahead of Saturday's showdown.

'No grudge' against Horwill

2013-07-04 09:08

Alun Wyn Jones, Lions captain for the third Test against Australia, says he harbours no ill feelings towards James Horwill.

Carter: Why drop O'Driscoll?

2013-07-03 16:00

All Black flyhalf Dan Carter believes the British and Irish Lions have made a big mistake by dropping Brian O'Driscoll.

Lions hopeful of trio's return

2013-07-02 12:52

Lions tour manager Andy Irvine says he remains hopeful of having three key injured players available for the third Test.

Smith fit for Lions decider

2013-07-02 09:12

George Smith is fit and available for selection for the third Test against the Lions, Australia coach Robbie Deans has said.

Wallabies issue Lions warning

2013-07-01 10:31

Centre Adam Ashley-Cooper says there is more improvement to come from the Wallabies in the deciding Test against the Lions.

British press blast Lions

2013-06-30 16:30

The British Lions paid the price for excessive caution in their second Test defeat by Australia, according to UK press reports.

Deans lauds Lealiifano

2013-06-30 14:40

Australia Coach Robbie Deans has commended Christian Lealiifano for kicking the Wallabies to victory over the British Lions.

Lions must be ruthless: Howley

2013-06-28 12:35

The British and Irish Lions must be ruthless in the second Test against Australia, backs coach Rob Howley has said.

Wallabies captain stands firm

2013-06-28 08:42

James Horwill says he remains focused despite the IRB's decision to re-open judicial proceedings against the captain.

IRB to appeal Horwill clearance

2013-06-27 13:24

The IRB says it will appeal the decision to clear Australia captain James Horwill of stamping on Lions lock Alun Wyn Jones.

Deans puts faith in O'Connor

2013-06-27 07:48

Australia coach Robbie Deans has given James O'Connor another chance at No 10 against the Lions this weekend.

Lions kickers 'the best'

2013-06-26 14:09

Lions assistant coach Neil Jenkins labelled his kickers as the 'best of the best' after flyhalf Owen Farrell's impressive display.

Lions too strong for Rebels

2013-06-25 13:34

The British and Irish Lions have defeated Super Rugby side, the Rebels, in convincing fashion in their tour match in Melbourne.

O'Connor wants another shot

2013-06-25 07:52

Under-fire playmaker James O'Connor has stressed he wants another crack at the Wallabies number ten jersey.

Court to replace Corbisiero

2013-06-23 17:49

Irish prop Tom Court has been called up as cover for injured British and Irish Lions forward Alex Corbisiero, team officials say.

Wallabies call up George Smith

2013-06-23 16:36

The Wallabies have called up veteran flank George Smith among three reinforcements ahead of the second Lions Test.

Horwill cited for stamping

2013-06-23 12:37

Australia captain James Horwill has been cited for stamping during their loss to the British and Irish Lions in the first Test.

Folau hails 'awesome' debut

2013-06-23 09:52

Israel Folau rated his first Test against the Lions as on another level to Australia's fierce rugby league State of Origin series.

First blood to British Lions

2013-06-22 14:03

The British and Irish Lions have taken a series lead after winning a nail-biting first Test against the Wallabies in Brisbane.

Lions hungry for first win

2013-06-22 08:50

British and Irish Lions centre Brian O'Driscoll has said he is driven by the desire of a career-crowning Lions series victory.

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