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Moon rises above Leeds' Cup history

Moon rises above Leeds' Cup history

Leeds go into the Challenge Cup final against Yorkshire rivals Castleford at Wembley on Saturday desperate to end a 15-year hoodoo but for Joel Moon history means nothing..

Rugby League News  | Published: 22 Aug 2014 00:46

Ref admitted Test blunders, says All Blacks coach

Ref admitted Test blunders, says All Blacks coach

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen Thursday said referee Jaco Peyper admitted a series of blunders during last week's record-denying Test draw with Australia -- but added it was no excuse for his team's poor performance..

International News  | Published: 21 Aug 2014 02:46

Flood and Flynn ready to fire for Toulouse

Flood and Flynn ready to fire for Toulouse

One high-profile England fly-half might have left the Top 14 in the shape of Jonny Wilkinson, but another has landed in the form of Toby Flood, whose debut in the French elite could not have been any more assured..

Rugby Union News  | Published: 21 Aug 2014 00:31

Stalemate prompted Cardiff move, says Jones

Stalemate prompted Cardiff move, says Jones

Wales prop Adam Jones has pointed to the stalemate between the Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) and the four Welsh regions as the reason behind his decision to leave the Ospreys..

Rugby Union News  | Published: 20 Aug 2014 09:31

Cronulla players given notices by doping body

Cronulla players given notices by doping body

Seventeen past and present Cronulla Sharks rugby league players were issued with "show-cause" notices by Australia's sports anti-doping body Wednesday following a long-running probe into a supplements scandal..

Rugby League News  | Published: 20 Aug 2014 07:16

Mehrtens says injury-hit All Blacks vulnerable

Mehrtens says injury-hit All Blacks vulnerable

All Blacks legend Andrew Mehrtens on Tuesday tipped bitter rivals Australia to break their Eden Park jinx, as New Zealand confirmed Ma'a Nonu and Jerome Kaino are likely to miss Saturday's blockbuster clash..

International News  | Published: 19 Aug 2014 03:31

Lyon duo Du Preez and Gunther to go under knife

Lyon duo Du Preez and Gunther to go under knife

Lyon's South African prop Wian Du Preez and French flanker Pierrick Gunther were both due to undergo operations on Monday for injuries sustained in the opening match of the Top 14 season, a 18-9 defeat by Bordeaux-Begles, at the weekend..

Rugby Union News  | Published: 18 Aug 2014 09:31

NSW coach extends contract after breakthrough win

NSW coach extends contract after breakthrough win

Victorious New South Wales coach Laurie Daley has extended his contract until 2017 after breaking Queensland's long hold on rugby league's State of Origin series, officials said Monday..

Rugby League News  | Published: 18 Aug 2014 06:31

Broncos lost for words after ending win drought

Broncos lost for words after ending win drought

London Broncos head coach Joe Grima admitted his side were not quite sure how to celebrate after they finally ended their 23-game Super League losing streak with a shock 40-36 win over Leeds Rhinos..

Rugby League News  | Published: 18 Aug 2014 00:46