James O'Connor returns to ARU

2015-01-06 11:12

Former Wallabies backline star James O'Connor is returning to Australian rugby after year-long exile in Europe.

O'Connor reformed: Giteau

2014-11-11 07:49

Exiled Australia wing James O'Connor is a reformed character and ready for a return to international rugby, says Matt Giteau.

Door 'wide open' for O'Connor

2014-06-25 09:00

Exiled back James O'Connor could play 100 Tests for Australia if he 'resurrects' himself on home soil, coach Ewen McKenzie says.

World XV given stern warning

2014-06-04 05:00

The Nick Mallett-coached World XV players have been warned to have the right attitude when they run out against the Springboks.

O'Connor to leave London Irish

2014-02-01 09:48

Australia international James O'Connor will leave London Irish after completing his six-month contract at the end of the season.

O'Connor impresses on debut

2013-11-03 20:42

James O'Connor has tasted defeat on his London Irish debut after going down to Northampton in the English Premiership.

O'Connor to join London Irish

2013-10-28 16:26

English Premiership rugby club London Irish are set to announce their capture of controversial Australia back James O'Connor.

O'Connor turns back on Oz

2013-10-23 07:43

James O'Connor has turned his back on Australia and plans to play in Europe and not take up a Super Rugby contract with the Force.

O'Connor to deal with 'humility'

2013-10-14 10:30

The Force may yet offer exiled James O'Connor a contract for next season, but they'd like him to deal with his "humility" issues.

Tomane hopes O'Connor stays

2013-09-22 11:00

Joseph Tomane believes James O'Connor's indefinite Wallabies suspension underlines the importance of discipline in the team.

O'Connor dumped for SA tour

2013-09-20 10:04

James O'Connor has been suspended by Wallabies coach Ewen McKenzie and will not join the Australian team when it leaves for SA.

ARU probes O'Connor incident

2013-09-19 07:49

The ARU are investigating reports that James O'Connor was escorted by police from Perth airport last weekend.

Oz press savage Wallabies

2013-09-08 16:49

The Australian media didn’t allow their Wallaby players to lick their wounds after they were demolished by the Springboks.

Rebels bench O'Connor

2013-07-10 12:18

Departing star James O'Connor has been named on the bench by the Rebels for their final match of the 2013 Super Rugby season.

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.

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.

Genia backs O'Connor at pivot

2013-06-14 14:08

Will Genia has backed his new Wallaby partner James O'Connor despite the Lions likely targeting his lack of experience at flyhalf.

Reds wreck resillient Rebels

2013-06-01 14:26

The Reds have firmly put themselves into Super Rugby playoff contention after a hard fought win over the Melbourne Rebels.

O'Connor relishes flyhalf role

2013-05-20 07:50

James O'Connor says he will relish the flyhalf role after being preferred to Quade Cooper as the Wallaby playmaker.

Rebels' O'Connor sidelined

2013-05-12 10:47

Wallaby James O'Connor is expected to miss up to two weeks of Super Rugby after injuring his shoulder playing for the Rebels.

Brumbies say no to O'Connor

2013-04-09 09:29

The Australian Super Rugby Conference leading Brumbies have ruled out signing Melbourne Rebels star James O'Connor.

O'Connor to lead Rebels

2013-02-26 14:43

James O'Connor will skipper the Rebels against the Waratahs this weekend in place of Gareth Delve who has been ruled out.

Beale to miss rest of Super 15

2012-07-03 09:07

Wallabies utility back Kurtley Beale will miss the last two matches of the Melbourne Rebels' Super Rugby season because of injury.

O'Connor out of June Tests

2012-05-21 12:20

Australia flyhalf James O'Connor won't play in the team's four Tests in June because he hasn't recovered from a lacerated liver.

Bulls: Rebels remain a threat

2012-05-01 09:16

Despite taking on a Rebels team without Danny Cipriani and James O'Connor, the Bulls are still wary of the threat they could pose.


O'Connor quits Toulon for Oz

2014-12-27 19:00

Australia back James O'Connor says he will leave Toulon to join the Reds in an attempt to get picked for the Rugby World Cup.

Reds advised off O'Connor

2014-06-28 11:30

Australia were not "appreciably better" with James O'Connor in the side, according to former Wallabies coach Eddie Jones.

Boks party with World XV

2014-06-09 10:31

Springbok fullback Willie le Roux has tweeted a picture of himself and James O'Connor after the Boks' match against the World XV.

Toulon snap up O'Connor

2014-02-06 14:26

Big-spending French Top 14 side Toulon have agreed a one-year deal for next season with Australian back James O'Connor.

O'Connor to join Toulon?

2013-12-23 11:21

Wallaby utility back James O'Connor has reportedly signed a deal to play for O'Connor European champions Toulon.

Outcast O'Connor joins Exiles

2013-10-29 13:18

Australia utility back James O'Connor has signed a short-term contract with struggling English Premiership club, London Irish.

Decision time for O'Connor

2013-10-28 07:43

James O'Connor is expected to make a decision on his future in the "next 24 or 48 hours", according to coach Brian Smith.

Wallabies to help O'Connor

2013-10-14 13:47

The Wallabies will not be abandoning fallen star James O'Connor as he battles to rehabilitate his stalled career.

Oz tear up O'Connor contract

2013-10-03 07:08

Controversial wing James O'Connor has been released from his ARU contract with immediate effect after a series of off-field incidents.

Skipper upset with O'Connor

2013-09-20 13:03

Wallabies captain James Horwill says he is disappointed in wing James O'Connor after his latest off-field misdemeanour.

Drunk O'Connor to face music

2013-09-20 07:49

Wing James O'Connor is expected to meet ARU chiefs after allegedly being prevented from taking a flight because he was drunk.

O'Connor thrown out of airport

2013-09-18 14:00

Wallaby wing James O'Connor was barred from a flight at Perth Airport because he was intoxicated, a report indicates.

O'Connor vows to change

2013-08-12 07:47

Controversial back James O'Connor says he is prepared to change his ways to be part of the Wallabies set-up.

Rebels to dump O'Connor

2013-07-07 11:00

The Melbourne Rebels have confirmed that they will not be renewing Wallaby flyhalf James O'Connor's contract beyond this season.

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.

O'Connor ready for Lions

2013-06-20 14:40

James O'Connor says he is expecting the British and Irish Lions to target him in only his second game as Wallaby flyhalf.

O'Connor content to don No 10

2013-06-04 09:13

James O'Connor is happy to be the target of attention for the Lions if that means wearing the No 10 jersey for Australia.

O'Connor, Cooper to face off

2013-05-30 10:13

Robbie Deans' choice of James O'Connor over Quade Cooper as Wallaby flyhalf goes under scrutiny when the pair face off.

Deans puts faith in O'Connor

2013-05-19 11:55

Robbie Deans is firmly of the opinion that a British and Irish Lions Test is no place to blood unproven players.

Wallabies eye O'Connor blow

2013-05-11 14:52

The Wallabies could lose James O'Connor for the British and Irish Lions tour after he suffered a chest injury against the Blues.

O'Connor v Cooper for flyhalf

2013-03-05 09:05

Australia utility back James O'Connor will battle Quade Cooper in an unofficial audition for the Wallabies flyhalf position.

O'Connor suffers setback

2012-09-12 09:21

Wallabies back James O'Connor's hamstring is still troubling him and he will not tour SA and Argentina with the Wallabies.

O'Connor hamstrung by injury

2012-07-02 07:53

James O'Connor is an injury doubt for the Wallabies first match of the inaugural Rugby Championship after tearing a hamstring.

O'Connor sweats on fitness

2012-05-01 10:44

Wallabies back James O'Connor is racing the clock to be fit for the June Test series against Scotland and Wales.

O'Connor faces six-week layoff

2012-04-23 09:47

Rebels star James O'Connor has a lacerated liver and faces a six-week layoff that threatens his availability for mid-year Tests.

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