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Passionate few looking to grow rugby in Gabon

Passionate few looking to grow rugby in Gabon

Rugby has come a long way in Gabon in a short space of time with the launching this season of a six-team league..

International News  | Published: 30 Oct 2014 01:46

England play down Ashton influence

England play down Ashton influence

England coach Stuart Lancaster said there would be no major changes to his side's strategy and tactics during next month's internationals despite the involvement of attack guru Brian Ashton..

International News  | Published: 29 Oct 2014 02:01

France call up Claassen as Chouly replacement

France call up Claassen as Chouly replacement

South African-born back-row forward Antonie Claassen has been called up to the France three-day training camp ahead of next month's international Tests..

Rugby Union News  | Published: 27 Oct 2014 15:16

Springboks pick 5 uncapped players for Europe

Springboks pick 5 uncapped players for Europe

South Africa coach Heyneke Meyer included five uncapped players in a 36-man squad named Monday for Tests in Ireland, England, Italy and Wales during November..

International News  | Published: 27 Oct 2014 12:31

Test forward Gallen fined for Twitter rant at NRL

Test forward Gallen fined for Twitter rant at NRL

New South Wales captain Paul Gallen was fined Aus$50,000 (US$44,000) on Monday and handed a provisional Kangaroos Test suspension for an explosive tirade against NRL officials on social media..

Rugby League News  | Published: 27 Oct 2014 09:01

Patston reveals distress over Beale texting affair

Patston reveals distress over Beale texting affair

The woman at the centre of the Kurtley Beale texting affair said she had been driven near suicide by the scandal, speaking for the first time Monday as the head of Australian rugby union faced calls to resign over the controversy..

Rugby Union News  | Published: 27 Oct 2014 01:16

Japan to become 18th team in Super Rugby

Japan to become 18th team in Super Rugby

Japan has beaten Singapore as the preferred candidate for Super Rugby's 18th team when the competition expands in 2016, organisers said Friday..

International News  | Published: 24 Oct 2014 09:16

Wallabies escape maelstrom for European tour

Wallabies escape maelstrom for European tour

The Wallabies left Friday for a five-match European tour, relishing the chance to escape the dramas and turmoil that have swamped Australian rugby..

International News  | Published: 24 Oct 2014 06:16

Weakened Kangaroos face Four Nations test of supremacy

Weakened Kangaroos face Four Nations test of supremacy

New Zealand and England have their best chance to end injury-hit Australia's international dominance in the Four Nations tournament kicking off on Saturday..

International News  | Published: 24 Oct 2014 03:31