New teams could join expanded Rugby Championship

2019-06-21 06:46

Fiji, Japan and even the United States could join an expanded Rugby Championship now that World Rugby's proposed global league has collapsed.

Folau case raises problems for Rugby Australia

2019-04-18 16:30

A push to sack Israel Folau over his anti-gay comments could pose problems for Rugby Australia and its boss Raelene Castle.

Australia, New Zealand welcome World Rugby shake-up plans

2019-03-15 06:51

The Australia and New Zealand governing bodies have welcomed World Rugby's contentious Nations Championship proposal.

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.

Wallabies to host All Blacks at upgraded, historic venue

2018-10-12 10:09

The Wallabies are set to play the All Blacks at Allianz Stadium for the first time in 24 years when the upgraded venue is re-opened in 2022.

Australia rugby to review illicit drugs policy

2018-05-25 13:42

Australian rugby's Illicit Drugs Policy will be reviewed, as discussion swirls around the need for confidentiality over positive drug tests.

Aussie rugby chief blasts predictable Super Rugby

2018-05-10 09:36

Rugby Australia boss Raelene Castle says the performance of the country's Super Rugby teams is not good enough.


Rugby Australia admits Folau regrets, downplays backlash

2019-05-18 07:40

Rugby Australia chief Raelene Castle has downplayed any backlash from Polynesian players sharing similar beliefs to Israel Folau, while admitting to regrets.

Rugby Australia blasts Folau over 'hell awaits homosexuals' comment

2019-04-10 16:27

Rugby Australia has hit out at Israel Folau after the Wallabies star said "hell awaits" homosexuals.

Wallabies won't ease eligibility rules like Boks

2019-02-26 06:44

Rugby Australia has ruled out relaxing Wallabies' player eligibility rules after South Africa announced it was scrapping Test selection restrictions.

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.

All Blacks to get a new Australian experience

2018-07-30 08:54

The All Blacks will play a Test in Perth for the first time next year, with their traditional Bledisloe Cup clash with the Wallabies set for August 10.

Anti-gay row just latest blow for Australian rugby

2018-05-14 07:01

The anti-gay views of star player Israel Folau may be her biggest headache but they are far from the only problem facing Australian rugby chief.

'Religious lunatic' - critics grow louder in Folau anti-gay row

2018-05-10 06:43

Rugby Australia chief Raelene Castle says Wallabies star Israel Folau's anti-gay social media postings are the most difficult thing she's ever had to deal with.

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