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.

O'Connor set for Oz No 10

2012-03-14 12:22

If the Wallabies want to pick him at flyhalf, James O'Connor is confident he can measure up as Australia's rugby playmaker.

O'Connor stakes his claim

2011-11-28 08:01

James O'Connor says he is ready, willing and able to play his first Test at No 10, after excelling in the pivotal role at the weekend.

Wallabies break Bok hearts

2011-10-09 08:46

A massive defensive effort has seen the Wallabies edge out the Springboks in their World Cup quarter-final in Wellington.


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.

James O'Connor in hospital

2012-04-23 08:34

Rebels star James O'Connor is still recovering in a Sydney hospital, but the Rebels are unsure how serious his rib injury is.

Cipriani flyhalf spot 'open'

2011-11-29 09:11

Danny Cipriani is not guaranteed to play at flyhalf for the Rebels in next year's Super Rugby series, coach Damien Hill has warned.

Pocock to captain Wallabies

2011-11-24 09:58

David Pocock will captain Australia for the first time when the Wallabies take on the Barbarians at Twickenham this weekend.

O'Connor to miss USA match

2011-09-20 11:32

Australia wing James O'Connor has been ruled out of the Rugby World Cup match against the US because of a hamstring strain.

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