I warned that the EFF's total disregard for the rules would cause serious problems in years to come, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
A new "rapid rugby" competition due to kick off across the Asia-Pacific this year has been delayed until 2020.
A parliamentary inquiry said the ARU chose to axe Western Force from Super Rugby months before a review process was completed and a decision was announced.
Wallabies coach Michael Cheika says Andrew "Twiggy" Forrest's mooted Indo-Pacific league can help improve rugby in Australia.
Billionaire Andrew Forrest called on Australian Rugby Union chairperson Cameron Clyne to resign over the decision to axe the Western Force.
Axed Super Rugby club, the Force, have risen from the ashes with seven games announced against the likes of Fiji, Samoa and Hong Kong.
Mining magnate Andrew Forrest says his six-team Indo Pacific Rugby Championship could be up and running by late next year.
Australian Rugby Union boss Cameron Clyne has slammed Andrew Forrest, saying his support for the Western Force came too late.
The ARU has rejected Andrew Forrest's alleged $50 million offer to financially take care of the Force and spare them the Super Rugby axe.
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