Wallabies coach Cheika survives axe, but powers curtailed

2018-12-17 07:31

Under-siege Wallabies coach Michael Cheika has survived the axe, but will have to report to Scott Johnson who was recruited to assume the new role of director of rugby.

'Cheika has to go,' says Wallabies great Burke

2018-12-12 06:53

Wallabies legend Matt Burke has urged Rugby Australia to axe Michael Cheika along with his coaching staff.

Brian O'Driscoll gives backing to Michael Cheika

2018-11-30 10:27

Former Ireland centre Brian O'Driscoll has called on Rugby Australia to stick with Wallabies coach Michael Cheika until next year's Rugby World Cup.

Wallabies coach to assess own performance

2018-11-26 11:34

Australia coach Michael Cheika says he will assess his own performance after a disappointing year for the Wallabies.

Cheika slams SA ref Peyper for 'ludicrous decision'

2018-11-25 06:00

Australia coach Michael Cheika ripped into South African referee Jaco Peyper over two key decisions in the 37-18 defeat by England at Twickenham on Saturday.

Cheika's resolve intact despite Wallaby turmoil

2018-11-24 08:22

Australia coach Michael Cheika insisted the Wallabies were fully committed to the cause after his extraordinary revelation on the eve of their 2018 finale against England.

'I am my harshest critic', says Wallaby coach Cheika

2018-11-23 07:06

Michael Cheika can take any amount of criticism no matter how blunt because the Australia rugby coach is his own "harshest judge".

Jones ready for Oz scrap with 'street-fighter' Cheika

2018-11-19 07:12

Coach Eddie Jones has warned England to be wary of his native Australia when they face a Wallaby side coached by "street-fighter" Michael Cheika.

Former coach: Worst Wallabies team in 60 years

2018-11-16 15:01

Former Wallabies coach Alan Jones says the current Australia team is the worst the country has had in 60 years.

Oz coach Cheika 'safe from the axe' until RWC 2019

2018-11-15 08:52

Under-siege Wallabies coach Michael Cheika is safe from the axe, Rugby Australia chief Raelene Castle has said.


Cheika to survive axe, but powers to be cut

2018-12-14 08:16

Michael Cheika will survive the axe as Wallabies coach, but his powers will be curtailed with Scotland-based Scott Johnson appointed director of rugby above him.

Michael Cheika’s fate to be decided by Christmas

2018-12-10 12:09

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika may know before Christmas whether he will lead Australia to next year's Rugby World Cup in Japan.

Jake White eyed as Wallabies coach - reports

2018-11-29 06:32

Jake White has offered to replace under-siege Michael Cheika as Wallabies coach and was due to have a phone hook-up with Rugby Australia, but it was cancelled.

This year's pain will be Aussie's gain in RWC year

2018-11-25 09:25

The painful experiences Australia have endured this year will be transformed into victories next year promised a defiant Wallabies coach Michael Cheika.

Cheika denies trying to cover-up reason for Beale axing

2018-11-24 09:51

Michael Cheika has denied he tried to cover-up the real reason for Kurtley Beale's surprise axing from the Wallabies team.

England should extend Eddie's deal, says Wallabies coach

2018-11-23 17:35

Eddie Jones should be given an extended contract as England coach, according to Australia counterpart Michael Cheika.

Wallabies want defence to lay attacking foundation

2018-11-19 09:28

The Wallabies want to use their improved defence to score points as well as stop them as they prepare to face England at Twickenham on Saturday.

Wallabies prove too strong for Italy

2018-11-17 20:55

Fijian wing Marika Koroibete scored two tries as Australia beat Italy in Padua to relieve the pressure on under-fire coach Michael Cheika.

Italy going for the kill against wounded Wallabies

2018-11-16 13:00

Italy are looking to turn the screw on Michael Cheika and gun for their first ever win over ailing Australia, who are in the mire after a terrible recent run of results.

Australia boss under renewed pressure

2018-11-12 12:52

Australia head to Italy with coach Michael Cheika under renewed pressure after their bid for a perfect tour of Europe ended at the first hurdle with a dismal loss to Wales.

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